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News Sierra Leone » Economy: Five issues that will dominate Sierra Leone's election

News channel or source: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/wires/afp/article-5431907/Five-issues-dominate-Sierra-Leones-election.html
Publication date: Saturday 24 February 2018

Women and FGM ban - The situation of women in Sierra Leone, who already face economic marginalisation and one the highest rates of maternal mortality in the world, is demonstrated by their dismal representation in the presidential race. Just two of the 16 ...

News Sierra Leone » Economy: Sierra Leone elects new president: Profiles of top six contenders

News channel or source: http://www.africanews.com/2018/02/21/sierra-leone-elects-new-president-the-top-six-contenders/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

The economy boomed under his tenure whiles Sierra Leone’s international relations soared during his tenure as chief government diplomat. He is a Roman Catholic despite growing in a Muslim environment, most members of his family are Muslims. He is married ...

News Sierra Leone » Economy: Liberia and Sierra Leone can achieve real women's empowerment

News channel or source: https://issafrica.org/iss-today/liberia-and-sierra-leone-can-achieve-real-womens-empowerment
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Liberia adopted its National Action Plan in 2009 and Sierra Leone in 2010. But instead of changing the underlying political, economic and social structures that disempower women, these National Action Plans focus on dealing with sexual and gender based ...

News Sierra Leone » Economy: Ghana’s economic growth positive - World Bank

News channel or source: https://www.ghanaweb.com/GhanaHomePage/business/Ghana-s-economic-growth-positive-World-Bank-627112
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

Mr Henry Kerali, the World Bank Country Director for Ghana, Liberia, and Sierra Leone, has hailed the country’s economic growth for 2017 and described it as “positive”. Mr Kerali said the impressive growth was due to good micro economic policy ...

News Sierra Leone » Economy: Sierra Leone Voters Tune in for Rare Presidential Debate

News channel or source: https://www.usnews.com/news/world/articles/2018-02-16/sierra-leone-voters-tune-in-for-rare-presidential-debate
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

FREETOWN (Reuters) - Voters across Sierra Leone stayed glued to their radios and TVs deep ... After it was engulfed by a brutal civil war for much of the 1990s, the country's dreams of an economic boom fueled by mining proceeds were dashed by a 2008 ...

News Sierra Leone » Economy: Defribilating the conscience of Sierra Leone

News channel or source: http://www.thepatrioticvanguard.com/defribilating-the-conscience-of-sierra-leone
Publication date: Saturday 24 February 2018

I am a Sierra Leonean, a member of the All People’s Congress and I will continue to support my party, follow a path towards the socio-political and economic defibrillation of our beloved country. The last decade reflects a semblance of coexistence ...

News Sierra Leone » Economy: Contractors start FEED study at Stellar’s Sierra Leone project

News channel or source: http://www.miningweekly.com/article/contractors-start-feed-study-at-stellars-sierra-leone-project-2018-02-20
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

JOHANNESBURG (miningweekly.com) – The front-end engineering and design (FEED) study for the underground mine development at Aim-listed Stellar Diamonds’ Tongo-Tonguma project, in Sierra Leone ... published preliminary economic assessment to higher ...

News Sierra Leone » Economy: Sierra Leone pens China airport deal despite opposition

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-za/news/other/sierra-leone-pens-china-airport-deal-despite-opposition/ar-BBJ2Gb6
Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

six days before Sierra Leone votes for a new president. While the president’s supporters say the project is one of his most important legacies, after 10 years in office, his opponents question the economic benefit and motive, coming on the eve of an ...

News Sierra Leone » Economy: ISS Today: Liberia and Sierra Leone can achieve real women’s empowerment

News channel or source: https://www.dailymaverick.co.za/article/2018-02-21-iss-today-liberia-and-sierra-leone-can-achieve-real-womens-empowerment/
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Liberia adopted its National Action Plan in 2009 and Sierra Leone in 2010. But instead of changing the underlying political, economic and social structures that disempower women, these National Action Plans focus on dealing with sexual and gender based ...

News Sierra Leone » Economy: World Bank commends Ghana’s ‘positive’ economic growth

News channel or source: https://www.myjoyonline.com/business/2018/February-20th/world-bank-commends-ghanas-positive-economic-growth.php
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

The World Bank has hailed Ghana’s economic growth for 2017, describing it as “positive”. The World Bank Country Director for Ghana, Liberia, and Sierra Leone, Mr Henry Kerali, has said the country’s impressive growth was due to good microeconomic ...