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President Julius Maada Bio Visits John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Praises Leadership of the Iconic Exhibition Centre

President Julius Maada Bio Visits John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Praises Leadership of the Iconic Exhibition Centre

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President Julius Maada Bio Visits John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Praises Leadership of the Iconic Exhibition Centre

By State House Media and Communications Unit 

 His Excellency President Dr Julius Maada Bio has visited the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum in Boston, dedicated to the memory of America’s 35th President and all those, who through the art of politics, seek a new and better world.

The library and museum are part of the Presidential Library System, which is administered by the Office of Presidential Libraries, a part of the National Archives and Records Administration of the United States.

The building holds official presidential documents and correspondences, a wealth of multimedia exhibits and artifacts and literary gems such as some unpublished writings of Ernest Hemingway, the famous American novelist, short-story writer, journalist, and sportsman.

The President with his team, among them Chief Minister Jacob Jusu Saffa, Minister of Basic and Senior Secondary Education, Dr Moinina David Sengeh and First Lady Madam Fatima Bio, was taken on a tour of the facility by Ian Shepherd, the Visitor Operations Manager, first dedicated on 20 October 1979 to educate and inform people about his legacy.

Delivering the United Nations Common Agenda: Action to Achieve Equality and Inclusion

Delivering the United Nations Common Agenda: Action to Achieve Equality and Inclusion

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Delivering the United Nations Common Agenda: Action to Achieve Equality and Inclusion

By State House Media and Communications Unit 

His Excellency Julius Maada Bio, President of the Republic of SierraLeone, is the only African leader selected for the global summit on Action to Achieve Equality and Inclusion slated for Thursday 23 September 2021 on the margins of the UnitedNationsGeneralAssembly.

President Bio will join other world leaders, global champions, and experts as they share inspiring commitments and ideas to combat inequality and exclusion, demonstrating that change is possible. This global summit is co-sponsored by the Leaders Network Reinforcing Multilateralism Together and the Pathfinders for Peaceful, Just and Inclusive Societies.

President Julius Maada Bio in Turkey to Woo Turkish Investors

President Julius Maada Bio in Turkey to Woo Turkish Investors

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President Julius Maada Bio in Turkey to Woo Turkish Investors

London, United Kingdom, Tuesday 10 August 2021 - His Excellency Dr. Julius Maada Bio has departed London this morning for a private visit to the Republic of Turkey where he is expected to spend two weeks.

While in the Republic of Turkey, His Excellency Dr. Julius Maada Bio is expected to hold private meetings with members of the private sector to explore investment opportunities in Sierra Leone for Turkish companies and investors.

It could be recalled that on 29th July His Excellency Dr. Julius Maada Bio participated in the Global Education Summit in London which raised US $4 billion for the Global Partnership for Education as part of a US $5 billion funding target to transform education for millions of the world's most vulnerable children. This funding is expected to enable 175 million children to learn and help get 88 million more girls and boys in school by 2025. 

African Group Bids Farewell to Alie Kabba

African Group Bids Farewell to Alie Kabba

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African Group Bids Farewell to Alie Kabba

In a well-attended virtual meeting of the African Member States of the United Nations (the African Group), Sierra Leone’s outgoing Permanent Representative, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Dr. Alie Kabba was resoundingly extolled by his counterparts.

In recognizing the stellar leadership of Ambassador Kabba, his earnest and firm commitment towards the promotion of the African interest, members of the African Group in New York delivered goodwill messages, noting his relentless service and steadfastness in projecting an inclusive African agenda at the United Nations during his term as Permanent Representative of Sierra Leone.

Ambassadors and Permanent Representatives from various African Member States presented their kind compliments to Ambassador Kabba, describing him, inter alia, as a true representative of Africa and as a champion on issues relevant to the achievement of African aspirations, particularly on the issue of Security Council reform.   

“Petroleum Regulatory Agency (PRA) Will Generate Le 800 Billion for the Government…”

“Petroleum Regulatory Agency (PRA) Will Generate Le 800 Billion for the Government…”

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“Petroleum Regulatory Agency (PRA) Will Generate Le 800 Billion for the Government…”

By Sheku Sackoh Turay

The Executive Chairman of the Petroleum Regulatory Agency (PRA), Mr Brima Baluwa Koroma disclosed to  pressmen that the Government of Sierra Leone would this year receive nothing less than Le 800 Billion from the Petroleum Sector.

He made this revelation at a joint Press briefing with the Ministries of Transport and Aviation, Trade and Industry, and the Petroleum Regulatory Agency at the Ministry of Information and Communications’ Conference Hall, Youyi Building, Brookfiels, Freetown, on Tuesday 10 August 2021.

The purpose of the joint press briefing was to educate the media about the unfolding issue of fuel and transportations in the country in order to inform the general public.  

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