Council of Fullah Tribal Heads in Sierra Leone has paid a courtesy call on Vice President Dr. Mohamed Juldeh Jalloh. The visit’s purpose is to register their appreciation for his support to the country’s Fullah community.
The delegation of about 16 elders comprising Alhaji Monorma Bah and other community leaders, business people, religious leaders, academics was led by the chairman of the Council, Alhaji Mohamed Sajor Jalloh. He also doubles as the Fullah Tribal Head in the Western Area.
All of them serving as tribal headmen in the various districts across the country, the council members further thanked the Vice President for his support and respect for the Council.
They also expressed satisfaction with the plan and programs of the New Direction government, particularly the free quality education and the proper organization of the last two Hajj, the annual Islam pilgrimage to the holy city of Mecca in Saudi Arabia.
In his response, Vice President Dr. Juldeh Jalloh admonished the Council and all the Fullah community elders to continue working together and supporting the government.
“I want to encourage you to respect the law and work with your respective counterparts in your localities. I promise to introduce this Council to His Excellency, President Dr. Julius Maada Bio. You will have the opportunity to also thank him in person for his good work and vision for Sierra Leone,” he said.