People wait to cast their vote during Sierra Leone's presidential election in Freetown. Photo: Reuters

China’s influence in Sierra Leone looms on eve of long-awaited election

The impoverished country will vote on its first new government in 10 years on Tuesday in an election that a prolonged economic crisis and a slow recovery from the Ebola epidemic has left unusually open

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People wait to cast their vote during Sierra Leone's presidential election in Freetown. Photo: Reuters
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