Monthly Archives : November 2009

Sierra Leone:  Koroma’s ‘masterstrokes’, will they work?

Sierra Leone: Koroma’s ‘masterstrokes’, will they work?

President Ernest Bai Koroma must be hoping that the sacking and the subsequent prosecution of one of his ministers by the country’s anti-corruption body demonstrates quite unequivocally his zero-tolerance stance on graft. Hopefully, he must be thinking, the sacking of…

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How odd: Old Etonian released from tough term in African prison

How odd: Old Etonian released from tough term in African prison

Doesn’t it warm your heart to know that poor Simon Mann, the Old Etonian former soldier, feels that his release after ‘five and a half tough years in prison’ is the best Christmas present he’ll have. Mann, financed by a…

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