Who Caused Schulenburg’s Recall?

The Head of the UN Mission and Representative of the United Nations Secretary General in Sierra Leone, Mr. Michael von Schulenburg, was recently recalled by the Secretary General in New York without any particular reason.  The German born diplomat claimed his recall was precipitated by undue pressures from His Excellency President Ernest Bai Koroma, ahead of a crucial presidential and parliamentary elections he was supposed to monitor and report on in November this year.  Though President Koroma and his government had earlier denied this allegation, many local and international news houses still believe the German born diplomat was right as they continue to dig into the issue at diplomatic level. We now bring you the latest development published by Concord Times Newspaper in Sierra Leone.

in New York without any particular reason.

About Othman Sheriff 347 Articles
Born and raised in Kenema district, eastern Sierra Leone, Othman Sheriff began practicing journalism during his school days as a youthhood hobby. With a bachelor's degree in mass-media and communication, and a Master’s degree in development and peacebuilding, Sheriff is the Editor-in-Chief and CEO of Critique Echo Newspaper. While tirelessly using journalism as a tool to place his country’s socioeconomic and political landscape under a magnifying glass, Sheriff is deeply involved in community development projects. Over the years, Sheriff has formulated and implemented billions of Leones worth of development projects with funds from Europe and USA. He is chiefly focused on community infrastructural development and economic resuscitation projects, fostering interethnic, interreligious and sociocultural cohesion among the young population in Kenema district. Sheriff is a member of many international peacebuilding initiatives including the United Religious Initiative (URI), International Association of Educators for World Peace (IAEWP), Intercultural Leaders Network and Youth Solidary Fund program of the United Nations Alliance of Civilization (UNAOC)

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