From Awareness Times Newspaper in Freetown

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Sierra Leone's John Karefa-Smart Passes Away
By Sylvia O. Blyden
Aug 26, 2010, 22:40

Sierra Leone's Dr. John Karefa-Smart has passed away peacefully this evening at the Bintumani Hotel in Freetown. He died at 20:25GMT with all the members of his immediate family gathered around him shortly after his dear wife conducted episcopal prayers. May his soul rest in perfect peace. Full details in tomorrow's edition.

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