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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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Iron constitutions required

They also approached President Ernest Bai Koroma’s government directly with offers of substantial finance to develop the asset but were told by officials that Timis’s involvement was ‘non-negotiable’...


Anti-corruption chief quits

The resignation on 7 May of Abdul Tejan-Cole as Commissioner and Chief Prosecutor of Sierra Leone’s Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) signals a growing malaise in the government of President Ernest Bai Koroma...


Kabba on trial

The energetic Director of the Anti-Corruption Commission Abdul Tejan-Cole is scoring some success with the suspension of the third minister in President Ernest Bai Koroma's government on charges of abuse of office...


President Koroma pledges 'We no go tire'

In the run-up to a fund-raising conference in London on 18 November President Ernest Bai Koroma was pushing legal and business reforms and making an example of corrupt officials...

Opening the 50 megawatt Bumbuna hydroelectric dam this month Ernest Koroma declared 'We no go tire' ('We shall not tire' in Krio) and said he wanted funds to boost power capacity by 350 MW within six years...


From cowboys to corporates

Diplomats say his replacement President Ernest Bai Koroma's Presidential Affairs Spokesman and slick operator Alpha Kanu enjoys his reputation for corruption...


More power for Freetown

Two years into his presidency Ernest Bai Koroma of the All People's Congress (APC) can claim some successes...


A family business

Oppositionists lambast Ernest Bai Koroma's government for favouring the north-west region in its appointments specifically the President's own Limba people and their Temne and Krio allies...


Fifteen years of one-man rule

A glowing tribute from Gadaffi on Jammeh's birthday (25 May) contrasted with his rebuke to those notably Sierra Leone's President Ernest Koroma who did not make it to the CEN-SAD summit in Libya four days later...


Ernest's election

Against a background of heightening inter-party violence President Ernest Bai Koroma has been re-elected leader of the governing All People's Congress at the party's national conference in Makeni on 18 April...


Paying off grudges

President Ernest Bai Koroma too said the problem was not about party politics but ‘a confrontation between criminals and the forces of law and order’...


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