Sierra Leone Telegraph: 16 May 2018:
Sierra Leone’s newly elected president Julius Maada Bio is facing monumental challenges in rising to the task of rebuilding the country’s crippling economy, after years of mismanagement by the Koroma led APC government.
Bio won the presidential election held in March 2018 by a slim margin of almost 4%, and is now looking to ensure he can deliver on his New Direction agenda, which the majority of Sierra Leoneans endorsed as the blueprint for taking Sierra Leone out of poverty.
But with the opposition APC holding no punches in its determination to see that the Bio led SLPP government does not last more than five years in office, some senior SLPP officials believe that the APC leadership are planting proverbial ‘booby traps’ at every turn of state governance, for the Bio government to collapse under its own weight.
Already, there are calls by the APC for the Bio government to account for monies spent in organising last Saturday’s…