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Ernest Bai Koroma
Sierra Leone

Ernest Bai Koroma

Date of Birth: 02/10/1953
Place of Birth: Makeni, Bombali District


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The discord lingers on

President Ernest Bai Koroma feared he was building support for a bid to succeed him as President, political sources in Freetown have told Africa Confidential...


Koroma lashes out

President Ernest Bai Koroma has removed Vice-President Samuel Sam-Sumana from office even though he does not apparently have the powers to do so...


Census suspicions

President Ernest Bai Koroma has called off the national housing and population census planned for April after criticism that members of his All Peoples' Congress (APC) were over-represented in its management...


Freetown under fire on Ebola

On 12 December, President Ernest Bai Koroma issued an edict banning all Christmas celebrations, especially the street festivals and masquerades for which Freetown is famous...


The Ebola epidemic

During the US-Africa summit in Washington this week, Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Mathews Burwell met Guinean President Alpha Condé and senior officials from Liberia and Sierra Leone whose Presidents, Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf and Ernest Bai Koroma, had stayed at home to tackle the growing emergency...


Koroma sacks top aide

President Ernest Bai Koroma sacked his chief of staff Richard Konteh for alleged corruption over mining and timber deals on 9 June (AC Vol 54 No 4, Loyalty rewarded)...


Only you

President Ernest Bai Koroma's loyalists in the governing All People's Congress are again clamouring for him to stand for a third term...

I want all Sierra Leoneans to note that those people have rights to hold and express opinions and I, Ernest Koroma, also have my rights and opinions which when the time comes for me to exercise them, I will do so...


China Kingho targets multiple projects

With Kingho making rapid headway through the country’s various ministries, the opposition Sierra Leone People’s Party has questioned President Ernest Bai Koroma’s All People’s Congress government about the company’s multitude of projects and the financing terms agreed...


Changing the constitution

President Ernest Bai Koroma set up a Constitutional Review Committee in July but it is still unclear what pressing changes he believes the constitution requires...


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