Position Paper On “REPORT ON THE REVIEW OF THE 2017 GOVERNMENT WHITE PAPER ON THE CONSTITUTION OF SIERRA LEONE, 1991 (ACT NO.6 OF 1991)”

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Statement by the Rt. Hon. Dr. Abass Bundu
Speaker of Parliament
At the Launch of the Government White Paper on the Constitutional Review Process by the President of the Republic, State House, Thursday, 13th January 2022
 

Your Excellency the President of the RepublicHon. Vice-PresidentMy Lord Chief Justice & Justices of JudicatureMinisters of GovernmentHonourable Members of ParliamentExcellencies, Members of the Diplomatic & Consular CorpsLadies and Gentlemen Good afternoon.…

STATEMENT BY HIS EXCELLENCY, DR. JULIUS MAADA BIO, PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF SIERRA LEONE, ON THE REPORT ON THE REVIEW OF THE 2017 GOVERNMENT WHITE PAPER ON THE CONSTITUTION OF SIERRA LEONE, 1991 (ACT NO.6 OF 1991), FREETOWN, STATE HOUSE,

The Honourable Vice President, The Honourable Speaker of Parliament, My Lord, the Chief Justice, Superior Court of Judicature, Ministers of Government, Honourable Members of Parliament, Members of the Diplomatic and…

Government of Sierra Leone White Paper on the 2017 Review of the 1991 Constitution of Sierra Leone

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