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Sierra Leone News : Parliament Approves Hon. David Bai Conteh as New Chairman of SLRTC
By Sheku L. Turay
Aug 9, 2017, 17:12

The Parliament of Sierra Leone on Tuesday 08th August 2017 extensively debated and unanimously ratified, the Ninth Report of the Fifth Session of the Committee on Appointments and the Public Service by approving Hon. David Bai Conteh as the New Board Chairman of the Sierra Leone Road Transport Corporation (SLRTC).


Hon Conteh at the well of Parliament during approval


In seconding the motion for the approval of the nominee, Hon. Komba Koedoyoma praised the move by the President in nominating the former MP and encouraged the nominee to deliver in the interest of the nation. On the other hand, Hon. Kombor Kamara called on colleague Members for the speedy ratification of Hon David Bai Conteh, whilst Hon. JB Mansaray called on the nominee to work in the interest of the nation and forget about political party affiliation.


In concluding the debate, both Acting Minority Leader and Majority Leader of the House, Hon. Ansu Kai-Kai and Hon. Leonard Fofanah, respectively commended the nomination of Hon. Conteh, whom they acclaimed as having been a fine MP during his term, conscientiously serving various Parliamentary Committees. In approving the nominee, the presiding Speaker, Hon. Chernor R.M. Bah, congratulated him and wished him well in his pursuits.

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