Dating in sierra leone
The capital Freetown sits on a coastal peninsula, situated next to the world's third largest natural harbor.
The 2007 Domestic Violence Act is rarely enforced as survivors are required to submit a medical report to the police.
For example, the two largest ethnic groups, the Temne and Mende, each comprise about 30 percent of the total population, and have come to "absorb" many of their less populous neighbors.
For instance, Loko people will admit to being heavily culturally influenced by the Temne people surrounding them, the Krim and the Gola by the Mende, and so on.
The official language spoken in schools and government administration is English, a product of British colonial influence.
It is not unusual for a child growing up to learn four different languages—that of their parent's ethnic group, a neighboring group, Krio, and English. To some extent symbolic imagery is regionally based—people from the western area often associate the tall cotton tree, white sandy beaches, or the large natural harbor with home; people from the east often think of coffee and cocoa plantations.
The population had been increasing at just over 2 percent per year, though this has declined somewhat since civil conflict began in 1991.