Sierra Leone

Ban lauds Sierra Leone’s advances in firming up stability

Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today hailed the “tremendous progress” Sierra Leone has made in consolidating peace and development less than one decade after the end of the West African nation’s brutal civil war.

Ban wraps up Africa trip with stop in Sierra Leone

Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon met with the leader of Sierra Leone and survivors of the country’s brutal civil war today, capping off his five-country tour of Africa.