COAT OF ARMS
Government: Unitary Presidential Constitutional Republic
Current President: Ernest Bai Koroma
Population: 7,075,641 (2015)
Land Size: 71,740 sq km (27,669 sq miles)
Major Ethic Groups:
- Thu - Apr 27, 2017: Ebola Virus Response - Experiences and Lessons From Sierra Leone - AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone
[The Conversation Africa] Washington State University -It's 18 months since Sierra Leone was declared Ebola free after a two-year outbreak that left 4,000 people dead.
- Thu - Apr 27, 2017: Barrow Embarks On Three-Nation Tour - AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone
[The Point] The Gambian leader, President Adama Barrow, yesterday, Wednesday, began an official visit to Sierra Leone, Liberia and Ghana.
- Thu - Apr 27, 2017: President Koroma Hosts Gambian Counterpart Adama Barrow - AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone
[Sierra Leone Government] Gambian President Adama Barrow arrived in Freetown last evening for a two-day working visit from Wednesday 26 April to Thursday, 27 April, 2017. This is President Barrow's first visit to Sierra Leone since assuming the mantle as President of the Republic of The Gambia.
- Wed - Apr 26, 2017: New Ombudsman Takes Oath of Office - AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone
[Sierra Leone Government] The newly appointed Ombudsman of the republic of Sierra Leone Lawyer Melron Nicol-Wilson Tuesday 25 April 2017 subscribed to the oath of office at a ceremony at State House in Freetown. Prior to his appointment, the young and successful lawyer was Managing Partner at Malaika Chambers and is married to Makuta Nicol-Wilson (nee Marah) with three children.
- Thu - Apr 20, 2017: NEC Briefs President Koroma On Voter Registration - AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone
[Sierra Leone Government] By State House Communication Unit