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Vol 48 No 25

Published 14th December 2007

Sierra Leone

With a little help from his friends

Election fever is over and President Koroma must start to deliver

With new promises of debt relief, road-building deals, new power stations and Chinese credit, President Ernest Bai Koroma's government has been buoyed by overseas support since his election in September. Now President Koroma is under pressure to deliver on the home front and he stayed away from the Europe-Africa summit in Lisbon, Portugal, to concentrate on domestic affairs.

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