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Complete details about Sierra Leone in Africa with capital city Freetown

Country NameSierra Leone (Sierra Leone)
Country CodeSLE
Capital CityFreetown
ContinentAfrica
RegionWestern Africa
Independence Year1961
Population4854000
Surface Area71740.0
Life Expectancy45.3 years
GNP746.0 (old 858.0)
Government FormRepublic

Spoken Languages

Bullom-sherbro     (3.8%)
Ful     (3.8%)
Kono-vai     (5.1%)
Kuranko     (3.4%)
Limba     (8.3%)
Mende     (34.8%)
Temne     (31.8%)
Yalunka     (3.4%)

Major Cities

Freetown, Western     (population 850000)

Sierra Leone's most recent News and Stories

Sierra Leone Tweets

From @CatCountryTruro on Thu Mar 30 04:48:10 EDT 2017 Navy commander overwhelmed by visit to historic cotton tree in Sierra Leone. https://t.co/YiZNcKw7GR
From @NGOSolthis on Thu Mar 30 04:41:33 EDT 2017 #SierraLeone:Solthis reçoit un #prix pr sa contribution aux activités de lutte contre la #TB, #CSMAT #NTLP-@mohs_sl? https://t.co/MVT8urw9y6
From @rileyemz on Thu Mar 30 04:40:26 EDT 2017 Sierra Leone new generations bringing you the official Sierra Leone 56th Party. Get your tickets now? https://t.co/o4kkKwCGxk
From @christophevx on Thu Mar 30 04:40:02 EDT 2017 Souvenir : Au Sierra Leone, pour avoir son permis de conduire, il faut jouer à un jeu de plateau - https://t.co/SQRJWXOfrP
From @iamseekergh on Thu Mar 30 04:39:47 EDT 2017 RT @MBawumia: Under the accord, Ghana accepted to host the Coordinating Centre for Zone ?F? comprising Cote D?Ivoire, Liberia, Sierra Leone?
From @foto360 on Thu Mar 30 04:38:46 EDT 2017 Young and pregnant in Sierra Leone via BBC News and photographer Olivia Acland https://t.co/HDtMGPpwgZ
From @domusvr360 on Thu Mar 30 04:38:36 EDT 2017 Young and pregnant in Sierra Leone via @BBCNews and photographer @aclandoli https://t.co/Ed2ZuEFWvT https://t.co/CajaB80f3M
From @arselumaco on Thu Mar 30 04:38:36 EDT 2017 Young and pregnant in Sierra Leone via @BBCNews and photographer @aclandoli https://t.co/n1EJMxE6Nh https://t.co/UD4EC4FTPT
From @islandiatour on Thu Mar 30 04:38:36 EDT 2017 Young and pregnant in Sierra Leone via @BBCNews and photographer @aclandoli https://t.co/xd85lVTyds https://t.co/T3OYaQr6Lm
From @foto360 on Thu Mar 30 04:38:36 EDT 2017 Young and pregnant in Sierra Leone via @BBCNews and photographer @aclandoli https://t.co/1BtbEX5wN4 https://t.co/w2FW4xcZhj
From @ea8ay on Thu Mar 30 04:38:36 EDT 2017 Young and pregnant in Sierra Leone via @BBCNews and photographer @aclandoli https://t.co/sCmHQHIx6z https://t.co/p5NOTXWPeQ
From @AlexHipkiss on Thu Mar 30 04:38:02 EDT 2017 'A true success story'. Cacao as a conservation tool. Great short film https://t.co/abnHE0YPt9 via @dwnews @Golarainforest @Natures_Voice
From @rileyemz on Thu Mar 30 04:36:34 EDT 2017 RT @Mrsvickytoria: Any spring babies ??? ? ... come celebrate your bday on 29th April Sierra Leone's Official 56th Independence Party ? @SL?
From @NGOSolthis on Thu Mar 30 04:36:07 EDT 2017 #SierraLeone #TB Advocacy Dialogue Forum:Solthis received an #award fr its contribution to TB control, #CSMAT #NTLP? https://t.co/w0psScdxAN
From @daman555 on Thu Mar 30 04:34:51 EDT 2017 RT @agenceecofin: Les frais de roaming entre le Sénégal, Togo, Sierra Léone, Côte d?ivoire, Mal... https://t.co/25wD9cMtwu https://t.co/RJS?