Port Loko, one of the strongholds (hubs) of the main opposition All People’s Congress (APC) party in the north, yesterday Monday 22nd February, 2021, held a grand welcome for Sierra Leone’s Vice President, Dr. Mohamed Juldeh Jalloh, as he returned home after spending a one month leave in the sub region.
As the VP set to resume work today Tuesday, many political analysts are amused by the linkage between Port Loko and the SLPP Vice President that led to the mammoth welcome the second gentleman enjoyed from the people of Port Loko.
In a brief chat with newsmen on his arrival the charismatic VP said he is very happy to return home. He stated saying: “My main focus now is to serve my country and to ensure my boss, His Excellency the President Rtd. Brig. Julius Maada Bio and our New Direction government succeed.”
Upon landing at the district yesterday, VP Juldeh Jalloh enjoyed a sweet welcomed by the Paramount Chief of Port Loko, traditional leaders and a host of support groups and well-wishers.