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UPDATE 1-Sierra Leone sees growth rising in 2011, 2012

FREETOWN, Nov 12 (Reuters) - Sierra Leone sees economic growth this year of 4.5 percent, rising to 5.2 percent next year and reaching six percent in 2012, the finance minister of the West African nation told parliament on Friday. Presenting details of the 2011 budget, Samura Kamara also forecast that inflation would fall from 16 percent in 2010, to 9.5 percent for 2011 and eight percent for 2012. (For more Reuters Africa coverage and to have your say on the top issues, visit: http://af.reuters.com/) Keywords: SIERRALEONE BUDGET/ (Reporting by Simon Akam; writing by Mark John; editing by Ron Askew; mark.john@thomsonreuters.com; Dakar Newsroom +221 33 864 5076) COPYRIGHT Copyright Thomson Reuters 2010. All rights reserved.

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