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Sierra Leone Aims to Finish National Blockchain ID System in Late 2019

The government of Sierra Leone plans to adopt a blockchain-enabled national identity system by the end of 2019 Cointelegraph.com News

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UN, Sierra Leone Launch Blockchain-Based ‘Credit Bureau of the Future’

Sierra Leone’s president, Julius Maada Bio, announced a new initiative to create a national, blockchain-based credit bureau in partnership with the U.N. and tech non-profit Kiva Cointelegraph.com News

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The Sierra Leone Breakfast That Makes Lunch Unnecessary

Rice and Beans in Freetown In Freetown, Sierra Leone’s capital city, rice is synonymous with food. If someone asks you whether you’ve eaten, you should reply ‘yes’ only if you have eaten rice. Fruit and eggs for breakfast doesn’t count. But start your day with binch (beans) and rice and you will have eaten, and eaten well. When I lived in ...

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World Briefing: Sierra Leone: 2nd Ebola Case Emerges in Quarantine

Continue reading the main story Related Coverage A second case of Ebola emerged in Sierra Leone after health officials thought the epidemic was over, with a close relative of the first victim testing positive for the virus that has killed more than 11,000 people, the authorities said Thursday. About 150 of the first victim’s contacts have been under monitoring, and ...

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