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Sierra Leone's president declares 'rape scourge' a national emergency
According to police statistics, reported cases of sexual and gender-based violence nearly doubled last year to over 8,500, a third of which involved a minor.
Bio took over as president after winning last April's election run-off following a tumultuous campaign in which he targeted corruption.48 days ago
Tens of thousands of supporters packed into a municipal stadium in the capital Freetown alongside regional dignitaries participating in the inauguration ceremony for Maada Bio.311 days ago