TRADE FAIR: MADE IN SIERRA LEONE?–Ponder My Thoughts

Sierra Leone Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Agriculture

 Ponder My Thoughts by: Andrew Keili TRADE FAIR: MADE IN SIERRA LEONE? The place to go these days in Freetown is the Trade fair organised by the Sierra Leone Chamber of Commerce Industry and Agriculture. The fair occupies the entire perimeter area of the national Stadium. With some 280 participating groups this year it is by far the largest such More...

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