The Many Faces Of Corruption In Sierra Leone

As I write this, I silently mourn for Sierra Leone. I have never been a country where people in all walks of life actively fight against progress for all. This year has been heralded with the revealing of woeful state of the Public Accounts of various ministries and other government bodies who were audited by […]

Sierra Leone Anti Corruption Csar Resigns OMG Salone!

In case you haven’t heard, Mr Tejan cole has resigned his position today as the Head of the ACC (Anti Corruption Commision) This is a tragedy for Sierra Leone – a country riddled with bribery and all forms of corruption, hearing of which will make your ears tingle! YES, it’s even official, Sierra Leone is […]

Corruption Perception Index 2009 – How’s Sierra Leone Fairing?

Since 1995, Transparency International has published an annual Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI) ordering the countries of the world according to “the degree to which corruption is perceived to exist among public officials and politicians”. The organization defines corruption as “the abuse of entrusted power for private gain” The higher a country’s score, the less corruption […]