From Awareness Times Newspaper in Freetown

Breaking News
Sierra Leone announces Ten Cabinet Ministers; More later
By Awareness Times
Oct 8, 2007, 19:55

President Ernest Koroma of Sierra Leone has this evening announced the names of ten Sierra Leoneans who are going to be members of his Ministerial Cabinet if Parliament approves them.

They are:

Mr. David Omashola Carew to be MINISTER OF FINANCE AND DEVELOPMENT,

Mrs. Zainab Hawa Bangura to be MINISTER OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS AND INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS,

Lawyer Abdul Serry-Kamal to be MINISTER OF JUSTICE AND ATTORNEY GENERAL,

Alhaji Ibrahim Ben Kargbo to be MINISTER OF INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION,

Alhaji Abubakar Jalloh to be MINISTER OF MINERAL RESOURCES,

Dr. Soccoh Kabia to be MINISTER OF HEALTH,

Dr. Sam Sesay to be MINISTER OF AGRICULTURE AND FOOD SECURITY,

Alhaji Alpha Kanu to be MINISTER OF PRESIDENTIAL AND PUBLIC AFFAIRS,

Mr. John Saad to be MINISTER OF HOUSING AND INFRASTRUCTURAL DEVELOPMENT and

Benjamin O.N. Davies to be MINISTER OF LANDS, COUNTRY PLANNING AND ENVIRONMENT.

Speaking exclusvely to Awareness Times shortly after the announcement were both the Information Minister designate, Alhaji I.B. Kargbo and the Finance Minister designate, David Carew, the fomer boss of KPMG Accounting Firm. Stay tuned for their full interviews.



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