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Community as inspectors to demand quality

 
 

High turnout for Sierra Leone polls despite delays

Sierra Leone’s elections yesterday were generally peaceful, transparent and showed a high voter turnout, election observers said, despite delays in opening some polling stations.

 
 

S. Leoneans rush to vote with hope set on minerals boom

Sierra Leoneans crowded polling stations to vote today, saying they wanted to elect leaders who would bring prosperity to the poor, conflict-scarred West African state after a decade of recovery from civil war.