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Umaru Fofana: Waiting for take-off in West Africa.

Flying between the West African capitals of Freetown and Banjul should take about an hour. But as the BBC's Umaru Fofana found out, it can be quicker and easier to fly via Morocco or even Belgium.

- BBC - UK

Ghana, Sierra Leone agree to ratify agreement for cooperation.

Ghana and Sierra Leone have agreed to ratify the agreement for cooperation between the two countries, so as to provide the legal framework for addressing their trade and investment concerns. Despite the good relations that exist between the two countries, there is no framework for cooperation to guide these relations This ...

- ModernGhana - GH

Waiting for take-off.

Flying between the West African capitals of Freetown and Banjul should take about an hour. But as the BBC's Umaru Fofana found out, it can be quicker and easier to fly via Morocco or even Belgium.

- BBC - UK

Spreadsheets and determination lead to Geographic Bee win.

WASHINGTON — Pranay Varada was stung by last year's National Geographic Bee, when he flubbed the official language of Sierra Leone — it's English; he answered French — and finished in sixth place. Determined to avoid another setback in his final year of eligibility, he started studying for this year's bee that same ...

- Yahoo! News - US

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