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Zainab Hawa Bangura

Date of Birth: 18/12/1959
Place of Birth: Yonibana, Tonkolili District


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Pretty vacant presidency

Zainab Bangura, a former foreign minister of Koroma's who recently resigned as Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary General on Sexual Violence in Conflict, does not have that problem but she was not an APC member then (AC Vol 57 No 19, Death of a front-runner)...


Death of a front-runner

Also seriously preparing for a run on the APC ticket, though publicly coy about it because of her current UN position, is Zainab Hawa Bangura, Koroma's first minister of foreign affairs and now the UN Secretary-General's Special Representative for Sexual Violence in Conflict...


Unhealthy finances

Some tried to use the scandal to attack former Health Minister Zainab Bangura, now the United Nations Secretary General’s Special Representative for Sexual Violence in Conflict...


Funds query for Bangura

‘Serious concerns’ about the management of funds granted by the Global Alliance for Vaccinations and Immunisations (GAVI) to a health programme in Sierra Leone is causing embarrassment for Zainab Bangura, the United Nations Special Representative for Sexual Crimes in Conflict, just as she enters the international spotlight...


More power for Freetown

Three Musketeers Trade Minister David Carew, Foreign Minister Zainab Bangura and Defence Minister Palo Conteh like to call themselves 'The Three Musketeers'...


Shake-up in Freetown

The respected Zainab Bangura, who ran for the presidency against Koroma in 2002 (they both lost), keeps the Foreign Ministry...


Peace and the looming crisis

Respected leaders include Foreign Minister Zainab Bangura (who stood for the presidency in 2002) and Captain (retired) Benjamin O...


Time to reshuffle

Finance Minister David Carew, Foreign Minister Zainab Bangura and Lands Minister Benjamin Davies are generally held in high esteem...


Bring in the money

Kargbo, Trade Minister Alimamy Koroma, Presidential and Public Affairs Minister Alpha Kanu, Foreign Affairs Minister Zainab Hawa Bangura and Defence Minister Paolo Conteh were all present...


The new man picks his team

Koroma's proposed 'government of all the talents' has also recalled non-party card holders from as far afield as Liberia and the United States, plucking the much-respected Zainab Bangura - one-time head of the corruption-fighting Campaign for Good Governance, who also stood against Koroma and others on her own ticket in the 2002 election - from her United Nations job in Liberia to take on the Foreign Affairs portfolio; Sam Sesay, an agriculturalist working for the UN in Liberia; and Dr Soccoh Kabia from his job in Atlanta, Georgia, to take up his position as Minister for Health...


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