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General election date confirmed for 7th March 2018

The Minister of Political and Public Affairs for Sierra Leone tabled two statutory instruments in parliament this week that will set the date for presidential, parliamentary and local elections as […]

Cabinet of Sierra Leone

Ernest Bai Koroma President Victor Foh Vice-President Dr. Samura Kamara Minister of Foreign Affairs Momodu L. Kargbo Minister of Finance and Economic Development Alfred Palo Conteh Minister of Internal Affairs […]

President conducts major reshuffle of Cabinet

President Ernest Bai Koroma has carried out a comprehensive reshuffle of his Cabinet, sacking four ministers and the chief of the army with a total of 13 ministers either being […]

President appoints new VP

President Ernest Bai Koroma has appointed Victor Bockarie Foh, Sierra Leone’s Ambassador to China as his new Vice-President. Victor Foh (68) comes from Bo, in Sierra Leone’s Southern Province and […]

President sacks Vice-President

President Ernest Bai Koroma has dismissed his Vice-President, Samuel Sam-Sumana. The move comes after a dramatic few weeks. In early March the Vice-President’s home was surrounded by armed soldiers and […]

President delivers State of Nation speech

President Ernest Bai Koroma has delivered his state of the nation address to parliament in which he gives a comprehensive outline of ongoing and future projects within the country. Naturally […]

New Health Minister assigned to tackle Ebola crisis

President Ernest Bai Koroma has recommended the appointment of Dr. Abu Bakarr Fofanah as the new Minister of Health and Sanitation to parliament. The official announcement is as follows: “Freetown […]

President appoints new Energy Minister and CB Governor

Sierra Leone’s Parliament has approved three Presidential appointees for positions within the Ministry of Energy and Power. President Ernest Bai Koroma appointed Ambassador Henry Macauley to the post of Minister […]