Former Chairman of the All People’s Congress North America ( APC -NA), Comrade Osman T. Conteh , has received an appointment in the Sierra Leone Government. He has been appointed the first DIASPORA OFFICER abroad of the Republic of Sierra Leone , attached to the Sierra Leone Embassy in the United States in Washington DC.
MR. OSMAN T. CONTEH
Ambassador Bockarie Kortu Stevens called and informed COCORIOKO this afternoon. Mr.Stevens told this newspaper that Mr. Conteh is a committed , hard-working and faithful person. He said that all the procedures pertaining to a government appointment were followed. The job was advertised in the Embassy website. Mr. Conteh applied; he was interviewed and found to be the most suitable applicant, given his qualifications and his ability to mobilize Sierra Leoneans for worthy causes.
This exclusive from Cocorioko will bring smiles on many faces in the U.S. because the former Chairman has a large following in the Sierra Leone diaspora. His ability to mobilize is beyond question and Ambassador Stevens told this newspaper that Mr. Conteh will serve as a liaison between the Embassy and the Sierra Leone community. One of his first duties will be to help register all Sierra Leoneans in the U.S–A pilot project of Ambassador Bockarie Stevens. Mr. Conteh will be also tasked with the responsibility to bring the Sierra Leone community closer to their Embassy in Washington DC.
COCORIOKO will be bringing you a full profile of the new Diaspora Officer and will also conduct an exclusive interview with the former Chairman.
CONGRATULATIONS, MR. OSMAN T. CONTEH . This is one of the finest appointments by the Sierra Leone Government.