Ernest Bai Koroma
Sierra Leone

Ernest Bai Koroma

President (since 2007)

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


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Vol 55 N0 25

SIERRA LEONE

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...

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WEST AFRICA

Stepping up the fight against Ebola

President Ernest Bai Koroma set up an Ebola Operations Centre (EOC) in Freetown in August with an initial outlay of $14 mn...

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WEST AFRICA

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...

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SIERRA LEONE

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)...

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SIERRA LEONE

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...

Vol 54 N0 25

SIERRA LEONE

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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SIERRA LEONE

Koroma’s legacy

Nothing that President Ernest Bai Koroma has promised since coming to power in 2007 has excited as much hope as his pledges to improve the parlous state of the roads and energy supply...

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SIERRA LEONE

Two divided houses

4% to President Ernest Bai Koroma’s 58...

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SIERRA LEONE

Angry Koroma lashes out at the press

Two editors of the Independent Observer newspaper, Jonathan Leigh and Bai Bai Sesay, face a possible three years in gaol if convicted of seditious libel after a front-page article likened President Ernest Bai Koroma to a rat...

Ernest Bai Koroma, we want to extend our unreserved apology to the President and to state that we are extremely sorry for the discomfort, disrespect and agony the said publication may have caused His Excellency and family...

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SIERRA LEONE

Bah reveals official links

Moreover, he has produced other documents that indicate that he has been working closely with the government of President Ernest Bai Koroma, has introduced foreign business executives to ministers, been active as a businessman in his own right and travelled all over the region unhindered...

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