freetown freetown  /f ˈri ˌtaʊn/

Definition(s):

  • (n) port city and the capital and largest city of Sierra Leone

News

  1. Sierra Leone braces for cholera season

    As the fleeting storms of May give way to the persistent downpours of June, the National Cholera Taskforce in Freetown, Sierra Leone, is working to prevent a repeat of last year's cholera outbreak.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: IRIN

  2. Police warn of break-ins in Freetown

    Police are warning Freetown resident to be alert, after six houses were broken into in just one night.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: FOX Providence

  3. Freetown police warn residents about burglaries

    FREETOWN — Police warned residents to be on the lookout after a rash of burglaries early Saturday morning.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: The Standard-Times

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Quotes

  1. "These elections were free and fair but there is still a tense political atmosphere in Freetown," said Eoin Ryan, head of a delegation of European Parliament members, who said he would recommend an increase in EU aid.
    on Aug 12, 2007 By: Eoin Ryan Source: Reuters South Africa

  2. "He has to get his passport back," Mr Lasry said. "The police in Freetown hold his passport, and you can only get flights out of there on Thursday and Sunday. He either gets the flight tonight or he will have to wait till Sunday."
    on Oct 13, 2005 By: Lex Lasry QC Source: The Age

  3. Giggs said: "I've not been to Sierra Leone yet, but it's somewhere that I want to visit because my family, on my dad's side, can be traced back there. That is something we have spoken about, going to Freetown and doing something for Unicef. Last...
    on Jul 21, 2008 By: Ryan Giggs Source: Independent

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