The British Princess’ Visit to Sierra Leone

Just after lunchtime on Wednesday a small crowd gathered at Lungi to bid a fond farewell to Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal at the finale of an historic royal visit to Sierra Leone. Her Royal Highness, accompanied by her husband Vice Admiral Sir Timothy Laurence, had spent the past two days in Freetown to mark the 50th anniversary of independence and recalling the visit of Her Majesty the Queen...

President Koroma Appoints a New Minister of Social Welfare

    PRESS RELEASE     THE GENERAL PUBLIC IS HEREBY INFORMED THAT IT HAS PLEASED HIS EXCELLENCY THE PRESIDENT TO APPOINT MR. STEPHEN J. GAOJIA AS MINISTER OF SOCIAL WELFARE, GENDER AND CHILDREN’S AFFAIRS, SUBJECT TO THE APPROVAL OF PARLIAMENT.       END      STATE HOUSE   FREETOWN 28TH OCTOBER 2011