His Excellency President Dr Ernest Bai Koroma has March 19th 2015, filled the vacancy in Office of Vice-President. Hon. Victor Bockarie Foh, the former Ambassador to China was appointed. State House says Ambassador Foh is coming in with a wealth of experience having served as an administrator in almost all the districts nationwide.
President Koroma has called on the new VP to add value to ongoing efforts of government to end Ebola Outbreak. He said after Ebola, Government will move on to socio-economic recovery path to restore livelihoods and promote sustainable development of the country.
"I feel very very happy that you are now coming in as VP, a position you opted for in 1996 without success. But today I want to congratulate you on behalf of government on this appointment. I pray that you live up to expectations," President Koroma was quoted as saying to his new VP.
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