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Sierra Leone

Ernest Bai Koroma

Date of Birth: 2 October 1953
Place of Birth: Makeni, Bombali District


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Sam stays on the ticket

President Ernest Bai Koroma has decided to keep his Vice-President Samuel Sam-Sumana on the governing All People’s Congress ticket in the 17 November general elections...


Election tax axed

A major electoral controversy came to an end in mid-September when President Ernest Bai Koroma reversed the decision of the National Electoral Commission Chairwoman Christiana Thorpe to raise massively the fees for candidates for office...


The case against Sam-Sumana

The allegation increases the pressure on President Ernest Bai Koroma to find a new running mate for the November election because it comes hot on the heels of an accusation by another US business person about similar earlier business dealings...


Vice-President in loan row

Heiligman also claimed however that he and a business partner David Kloeber provided a loan of US$34 000 to Sam-Sumana to help him and President Ernest Bai Koroma with their 2007 election and it has not been repaid...


Death puts feuds on hold

The country won a respite from the increasingly bitter pre-electoral campaigning among the major parties as all sides united in sympathy for President Ernest Bai Koroma after the death of his mother on 6 July...


Champagne for the candidates

When the Sierra Leone People's Party (SLPP) chose Julius Maada Bio to compete against President Ernest Bai Koroma last year the pro-government media reckoned the November 2012 polls were as good as over...


Koroma’s UN fear

Worries are growing that President Ernest Bai Koroma’s All People’s Congress (APC) is ramping up ethnic and political tensions in what promises to be a close contest with Julius Maada Bio of the Sierra Leone People’s Party (SLPP)...


Personal, not business

Correspondence on the recall of the United Nations chief Michael von der Schulenburg indicates an almost irrational hatred of him by President Ernest Bai Koroma (AC Vol 53 No 4 Early exit for UN envoy)...


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