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WABA LEADERSHIP

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BOARD OF DIRECTORS

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Information on Sierra Leone Information on the Economy of Sierra Leone
List of Banks in Sierra Leone How to create a company
 

Access Bank (SL) Limited

Commerce and Mortgage Bank

Ecobank  Sierra Leone.

First International Bank SL

Guaranty Trust Bank SL

KeyStone Bank

FBN Bank SL

Rokel Commercial Bank SL

Sierra Leone Commercial bank

Standard Chatered Bank (SL) LTD.

Skye Bank Sierra Leone

Unit Bank for Africa

Zenith Bank Sierra Leone Limited

Union Trust Bank SL
 

Executive Secretary of Sierra Leone

 
Ms. Shola Taylor-Pearce
 
 
Banks CEO\Manager Photo

Access Bank (SL) Limited

Head Office
30, Siaka Stevens Street
Freetown
Sierra Leone.

Email: info@accessbanksierraleone.com
Website: www.accessbankplc.com/sl


Mr. Damos Salaru



Ecobank  Sierra Leone.

 7, Lightfoot Boston Street, Freetown

 P.O. box:1007 14.

 Phone:(232) 22 230348.

 Fax:(232) 050 510165.

 Email: info@ecobanksl.com   
www.ecobank.com


 

 



FIRST INTERNATIONAL BANK SL

2 Charlotte Street

 P M B 450 Freetown, Sierra Leone

Tel: (+232) 22-292 201–5(PABX)

 Fax: (+232) 22-221 970

Swift: FSTISLFR      

 E-mail: info@fibsl.biz

 Website: www.fibsl.biz


MANAGING DIRECTOR/CEO

Dr. Hasiatu . G. Jalloh

 

 



GUARANTY TRUST BANK SL

Sparta Building, 12 Wilberforce Street, Freetown

Telephone: 232 22 228493
Fax: 232 22 228318

Telex: 3750gtb sl
Swift: ECOCBJBJ
Email: gtbsl@sierratel.sl

www.gtb.sl


 

MANAGING DIRECTOR/CEO

Ade Adebiyi

 



FBN Bank SL

22, Rawdon Street
P.O. Box 515
Freetown

(232 22) 222 877 / 222 273 / 227666

(232 22) 220 376

enquiry@icbank-sl.com

www.icbank-sl.com


ADEKUNLE AMUJO – MD/CEO

 

 



ROKEL COMMERCIAL BANK LIMITED

25/27 Siaka Stevens Street PO Box 12 Freetown, Sierra Leone
Phone: 232 22 222501 Fax: 232 22 222563

Website: www.rokelbank.sl


 

 



Sierra Leone Commercial bank

Christian Smith Building 
29/31 Siaka Stevens Street 
Freetown, Sierra Leone

Phone: 232-22- 225264/5

FAX: 232-22-225292

slcb@slcb.com

www.slcb.com


Idrissa Alooma Kamara

Managing Director



STANDARD CHARTERED BANK (SL) LTD.

9-11 Lightfoot Boston Street, Freetown
Tel: +232-22-225020-2
Fax: +232-22-225760 / 227329
Swift: SCBLSLFR
Email: scbsl@sierratel.sl (Simon J. Millet)
Internet: www.standardchartered.com


Mr. Idrissa Kamara



Skye Bank Sierra Leone

No. 31, Siaka Stevens Street, Freetown, Sierra Leone

+232-22-220095

+232-22-221773

+232-22-222704

+232-22-227317

www.skyebanksl.com

yescenter@skyebankng.com

 


Peter Falohun - Managing Director



UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA

Postal Address of Corporate Headquarters:
15 Charlotte Street
P.O. Box 11
Freetown,
Sierra Leone


Telephone/Fax of Corporate Headquarters:
Tel.: +232 22 228 099/ +232 22 228 026
Fax: +232 225 395

www.ubagroup.com/countries/sl




Zenith Bank Sierra Leone Limited

 Head Office

18-20 Rawdon Street Freetown Sierra Leone.

Email: enquiry@zenithbank.com.sl

Tel Number: (+23225) - 338660, 338655, 261914

www.zenithbank.com.sl


MANAGING DIRECTOR / CEO

 

Mr. George Ndubuisi Meze

 



Union Trust Bank

Head OfficeAddress:
Lightfoot Boston Street
PMB 1237
Freetown,Sierra Leone
Tel: (+232 22) 226954 / 222792 / 223319
Fax: (+232 22) 226214
SWIFT: UTBSSLFR
Email: info@utb.sl

https://www.utb.sl


James Sanpha Koroma
Managing Director and CEO

Doctor of Civil Laws- Honores Causa, MA., MSc., FIoD
BA (Econs.) (Dunelm)
Tel: +232 22 226954
Email: jskoroma@utb.sl



KeyStone Bank SL

www.keystonebanksl.com


MR. IME OKON



COMMERCE AND MORTGAGE BANK (SL) PLC

LIVERPOOL STREET 30

FREETOWN

 


 


 

 

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Capital

Freetown

Languages

English (official, regular use limited to literate minority), Mende (principal vernacular in the south), Temne (principal vernacular in the north), Krio (English-based Creole, spoken by the descendants of freed Jamaican slaves who were settled in the Freetown area, a lingua franca and a first language for 10% of the population but understood by 95%)

Ethnic

Groups

Temne 35%, Mende 31%, Limba 8%, Kono 5%, Kriole 2% (descendants of freed Jamaican slaves who were settled in the Freetown area in the late-18th century; also known as Krio), Mandingo 2%, Loko 2%, other 15% (includes refugees from Liberia's recent civil war, and small numbers of Europeans, Lebanese, Pakistanis, and Indians) (2008 census)

Religion

Muslim 60%, indigenous beliefs 30%, Christian 10%

Government

Presidential republic

Independence

27 April 1961 (from the UK)

Area

71,740.00 km2

Water Area

120.00 km2

Land Area

71,620.00 km2

Population

6,018,888.00

Location

Western Africa, bordering the North Atlantic Ocean, between Guinea and Liberia

No. Bordering Countries

2

Bordering

Countries

Guinea 794 km, Liberia 299 km

GDP(PPP)

$10,640,000,000.00 (USD)

GDP

(Per Capita)

$1,700.00 (USD)

Export

Partners

Its major export partners are China, Belgium, and Romania.

Export

Commodities

Its main exports are iron ore, diamonds, rutile, cocoa, coffee, and fish.

Import

Partners

Its major import partners are China, India, and the United States.

Import Commodities

Its major imports include foodstuffs, machinery, and fuels.

Climate

Tropical; hot, humid, rainy; two distinct monsoon seasons - northeastern monsoon (December to March) and southwestern monsoon (June to September); inter-monsoon - frequent afternoon and early evening thunderstorms

Terrain

Coastal belt of mangrove swamps, wooded hill country, upland plateau, mountains in east

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About WABA


     
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Our Mission and Objectives

 

What We Do at WABA
Our Leadership and Governance

 

     

The West African Bankers Association's mission is "to develop, promote, generate, coordinate and drive cross border banking and financial transactions that will enhance regional trade, economic and financial integration and development." ...read more

WABA creates avenues for the revision and exchange of information on banking practices in the sub-region in particular and in Africa in general, and a forum for the discussion of common problems. The enhancement of the promotion and strengthening of ...read more

WABA comprises 3 organs namely; The Secretariat, The Executive Council and the General Assembly, including the Executive Management, and the Board of Directors. The Secretariat is run by the Secretary General who is the Chief Executive Officer. ...read more

 
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