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FACT-CHECKED

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Yes, the nationwide curfew in Sierra Leone has been lifted.

SLAJ iVerify has fact-checked a claim that is doing rounds on social media regarding the lifting of a nationwide curfew and found it to be true.

Claim

The nationwide curfew in Sierra Leone has been lifted.

Rating Justification

SLAJ iVerify has fact-checked a claim on social media regarding the lifting of a nationwide curfew and found it to be true.

To arrive at this conclusion, the SLAJ iVerify fact-checking desk contacted the Minister of Information and Civic Education, Chernor Bah, who confirmed that indeed the nationwide curfew has been lifted today, Wednesday, December 20, 2023.

Our fact-checking desk also visited the official Facebook page of the Ministry of Information and Civic Education, where the Ministry communicated the lifting of the nationwide curfew, effective today, Wednesday, December 20, 2023.

Evidence and References

Minister of Information and Civic Education, Chernor Bah.

Official Facebook page, Ministry of Information and Civic Education.