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Article#0004        Date: 14 June 2006             Country: Sierra Leone

Abu Bakarr Munu's News Briefs from Sierra Leone
By Abu Bakarr Munu
Jun 14, 2006, 14:24

Bank destroy Le 1 Billion Bank notes

The Central Bank of Sierra Leone on Monday, June 12, 2006 destroyed the sum of one billion Leones bank notes as starting point for the destruction of a total of Le 6.8 billion used bank note of various denominations considered as haven lost their market value. The bank notes were placed in a slant shredder that cut the banknotes in to shreds. The destruction process was witnessed by a number of people among them the Inspector General of Police, the Internal Auditor at the Bank of Sierra Leone and the President of the Sierra Leone Association of Journalist (SLAJ).

Original Article: http://news.sl/drwebsite/publish/article_20052720.shtml

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