Ebola – Why The Corruption Continues

I am amazed and will continue to be amazed about how some people of this country react when they’ve been shown evidence of their evil deeds.

It reminds me of the case of the poda poda driver we encountered driving on the wrong side of the road (Wilkinson Road) head on to meet us. We told him to move to his side of the road (which was obviously heavy with traffic), not only …

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 […]

My Shocking Trip To Customs & The Scent Of Corruption

This is very difficult for me to write but needless to say, for varied reasons, I need to pen it down. My goods arrived and I was notified by the shipping agent to collect it. Now you may ask what goods I imported. The answer is very ordinary everyday goods and provisions for our personal […]