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Sia Nyama Koroma
Sia Nyama Koroma

Sierra Leone

First Lady of Sierra Leone


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Created: 21st Apr 2009
Modified: 28th Jul 2010
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Sia Nyama Koroma
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Gender: female

Her Excellency Mrs. Sia Nyama Koroma has been First Lady of Sierra Leone since her husband President Ernest Bai Koroma took office in September 2007.

First Lady Sia Koroma is a trained biochemist and pychiatric nurse. She holds a Masters of Science in Organic Chemistry from the University of London. She also holds a Bachelors of Science in Nursing from University of London and Fourah Bay College in Freetown.

As First Lady, she has dedicated her efforts to promoting gender equality in Sierra Leone and empowering women through better education and health. She is also committed to the enhancement of the standard of living for the most poor and vulnerable groups, focusing her efforts on reducing infant and maternal mortality. She is the head of several initiatives and projects including the Women's Initiative for Safer Health (WISH), Campaign for Accelerated Reduction of Maternal Mortality Africa (CARMMA) and First Lady Attitudinal Change in Schools (FLAXIS).

In the international arena, Mrs. Koroma has used her status as the First Lady to raise the profile of Sierra Leone and to advocate for the poor and vulnerable.

Source: http://leadershipforhealth.org/media/ and http://www.firstladysl.org/.



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Author: khadyblack
Thu Jan 21 00:18:44 2010

thank's for everythings you 've done.

Author: tesseymurphy
Fri Feb 19 11:55:29 2010

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Author: TAMBA KORGBA-FAIDUWOH
Mon Mar 1 22:26:55 2010

KONOMUSU MANSA KEEP THE GOOD WORK GOING ON AND STAY BLESSED. OUR PRAYERS ARE ALWAYS FOR YOU OUT THERE AS WE ARE SO PROUD THAT YOU AND YOUR HUSBAND ARE MAKING THIGS HAPPEN. YATA NII YEDAYMA. TAMBA

Author: The Divine Prince Ty Emmecca
Mon Sep 27 17:02:46 2010

Divine All Blessing Peace and Prosperity, Respect and Admiration!

Author: glorybaby102
Fri Apr 1 02:17:14 2011

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Author: Eugene Femi - Smart
Wed Oct 5 11:52:44 2011

When people look at your actives over the years, one can clearly see the effort and zest you have been putting into the New Agenda for our beloved country Sierra Leone. May live long and say in power for a long time so we will be privilege to see the rounding up of all the development plans that are current ongoing and Thanks for helping Sierra Leone by winning the MDG Award.


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