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Sierra leone will hold a runoff presidential election in two weeks after the country's 16 candidates failed to clinch the 55 percent of votes necessary to win in the first round national electoral commission chair mohammed nfa'ali conteh made the announcement at a press conference. Volunteers in sierra leone work with their communities on education projects during their service in sierra leone, volunteers learn to speak local languages, including krio, mende, temne, mandinka, susu, limba and kuranko peace corps volunteers serve, not help help denotes a paternalistic. Freetown: sierra leone will hold a run-off vote for president on march 27, the election commission said on tuesday, after the country's main opposition pa. The sierra leone estuary became a focal point for trade and interaction between africans and europeans because of its exceptional harbor, starting in the mid-15th century. Sierra leone - civil war: the difficulties in the country were compounded in march 1991 when conflict in neighbouring liberia spilled over the border into sierra leone momoh responded by deploying troops to the border region to repel the incursion of liberian rebels known as the national. Sierra leone, officially the republic of sierra leone, is a country in west africa the name sierra leone was adapted from the portuguese name for the country: serra leoa.
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Sierra leone is on the west coast of africa the republic of guinea is to the north and northeast liberia is to the east and southeast, and the atlantic ocean on the west and south. Election officials in sierra leone say balloting to choose the country's next president is heading to a second round in two weeks.