Daily Archives: April 8, 2018

Trafficked and Abused, Chimps Find Home in Sierra Leone Sanctuary

For more than 20 years, the Tacugama Chimpanzee Sanctuary in Sierra Leone has taken in chimpanzees orphaned and abused by the illegal pet trade. But the challenges don't stop there for this endangered species.On the outskirts of Freetown, chimpanzees a...

SIERRA LEONE: JULIUS MAADA BIO TAKES PRESIDENTIAL OATH IN A HOTEL

FREETOWN -- Sierra Leone's opposition candidate Julius Maada Bio has rushed to take his presidential oath in a hotel after winning the run-off election. Maada Bio is a former military ruler who briefly ruled the country in 1996. He narrowly