By State House Communication Unit
A high powered delegation from the Communist Party of the People’s Republic of China led by the Vice Chairman of the National Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference, Mr. Wang Jairui has paid a courtesy call on President Dr Ernest Bai Koroma today Tuesday 19 January at State House.
The visit is aimed at enhancing bilateral relations between the two countries and two legislative institutions.
Present at the meeting were the Vice President Dr Victor Bockarie Foh, Speaker of the Sierra Leone House of Parliament Sheku BB Dumbuya, the Secretary General of the ruling APC Ambassador Osman Foday Yansanneh, the Chinese Ambassador to Sierra Leone Zhao Yanbo, Vice Mayor of Beijing Municipality, the deputy Chairman and Leader of the APC Alhaji Hon. Minkailu Mansaray, APC Chairman for Western Region Captain Allieu Pat-Sowe, National Campaign Coordinator 2012 Leonard Balogun Koroma and several other senior party execs from both parties.
The two sides held in-depth discussions on relations between the two ruling parties, two states and two legislative institutions, ways and experiences of governing the state and government affairs as well as issues of common interest.