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Sierra Leone Police Quash Clashes After Voting Ends

Clarence Roy-MaCaulay Thursday, March 8, 2018

FREETOWN, Sierra Leone (AP) — Riot police put down skirmishes Wednesday in Sierra Leone's capital as political tensions mounted after authorities visited the office of the leading opposition candidate.

At least one person was treated for stab wounds following the melee that erupted after an SLPP opposition spokesman said police had come to search the party's offices without a warrant. ...

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