President Dr Ernest Bai Koroma on Thursday, 4 May 2017, signed the book of condolence for the late Mr Joseph Patrick Abdulai Koroma at the Miatta Conference Centre in Freetown.
Mr Koroma, fondly known by his initials JPA Koroma, joined the civil service in 1966, serving in different capacities, various ministries and duty stations.
These include: Assistant Secretary, Training and Recruitment, Establishment Secretary’s Office; Assistant District Officer, Port Loko and Bo Districts and District Officer, Tonkoilili and Port Loko Districts.JPA Koroma was later handpicked by President Siaka Stevens as Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Defence, then headed by the President himself.
From there he was transferred to the Office of the President, State House, when in 1981 he was appointed Principal Assistant to the Secretary to the President.
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