Ernest Bai Koroma
War-scarred Sierra Leone picks president
Sierra Leoneans voted in a general election on Wednesday to pick a new president in the impoverished West African country scarred by the Ebola crisis and the legacy of a brutal civil war.
Five issues that will dominate Sierra Leone's election
Sierra Leone goes to the polls on March 7 for a general election that will select a new president, parliament and local councils.
President of Sierra Leone unveils successor to Nigerian community
President of Sierra Leone, Ernest Bai Koroma, has unveiled his successor and Flag bearer of the ruling All Peoples Congress (APC), Matthew Samura Kamara, to the Nigerian community. He said the unveiling was due to Nigeria’s involvement in the economy and private sector in Sierra Leone. Koroma an interactive session with the Nigerian Community at…
Sacking of Sierra Leone's former VP 'void': regional court
Sierra Leone's President Ernest Bai Koroma unlawfully dismissed his vice president after he was expelled from the ruling party, a West African regional court said on Monday.
Sierra Leone mourns 100 children among dead in massive flooding
Sierra Leone began a week of mourning Wednesday as it emerged that 105 children were among more than 300 people who perished in mudslides and torrential flooding, in one of the country's worst natural disasters.
African leaders set for showdown with Gambia's Jammeh
Four African heads of state landed in The Gambia on Tuesday with a mission to persuade President Yahya Jammeh to leave office after his defeat at the ballot box.
African leaders to ask Gambia's Jammeh to step down
West African leaders are to head to Gambia on Tuesday to try to persuade incumbent President Yahya Jammeh to agree "to leave office" after his defeat at the ballot box, a Senegalese foreign ministry source said Monday.