33 C
Sierra Leone
Monday, January 30, 2023

Strasser to Receive Gratuity, Pension

HomeAYV NewsStrasser to Receive Gratuity, Pension

Strasser to Receive Gratuity, Pension

Date:

Related stories

Milton Margai University graduates 400 students in hospitality sector

The Milton Margai Technical University (MMTU) on Saturday 28th...

Women urged to take advantage of the new Gender Equality Act

A Gender Advocate, Emilia Kamara-Jengo, also Co-founder and Programs...

“I am best placed to unite Sierra Leone” – Amb Omrie Golley

One of the intending presidential flagbearer aspirants of the...

Multi-Purpose Biometric ID Card to be Launched Today

The National Civil Registration Authority (NCRA) will today 30th...

2023 Elections: Sierra Leone Supreme Court rules elections to be conducted on PR system

The Sierra Leone Supreme Court has unanimously dismissed a...

 

 

The Strategic Information Officer in the Ministry of Information and Communications, Abu Bakarr Joe Sesay disclosed that President Bio is currently in talks with all the necessary stakeholders in government to ensure that the former head of State gets the pension package accorded to former heads of state or presidents as stipulated by the 1991 Constitution of Sierra Leone.

 

This, according to Abu Bakarr Joe Sesay, will help restore the respect of the former head of state, adding that President Bio has decided to include Strasser into the pension package because of his patriotism and respect for Sierra Leone.

 

It could be recalled that Strasser was flown to Accra, Ghana recently onboard a chartered air ambulance following an executive clearance for a surgical operation on his leg, after a long drawn-out battle with his left leg and other undisclosed health complications.

 

In Ghana, a nine-hour long surgery to his left leg was successful and he is said to be currently responding positively to treatment at a private home after he was discharged from the Eurocare-Advanced Diagnostic and Heart Centre in Accra.

 

Strasser sustained gunshot and shrapnel wounds while fighting against the Revolutionary United Front (RUF) rebels in the 90s.

 

Meanwhile, Sierra Leone High Commissioner to Ghana, Francess Anderson has visited Strasser with a bouquet of fresh sun and hibiscus flowers.

 

 

Business News

Subscribe

- Never miss a story with notifications

- Gain full access to our premium content

- Browse free from up to 5 devices at once

Milton Margai University graduates 400 students in hospitality sector

The Milton Margai Technical University (MMTU) on Saturday 28th January, 2023 graduated 400 students from its Skills Development Fund (SDF) project funded by the...