Entries by alfred fornah

Director of Diaspora Affairs delivers paper at international Dialogue on Migration workshop at the UN

The Director of Diaspora Engagement of the Republic of Sierra Leone, Dr. Kallay Musa Conteh on Tuesday March 27 attended the first workshop of the UN Migration’s International Dialogue on Migration( IDM ), where he delivered an impressive and comprehensive paper on The Whole-Of-Society partnerships For Good Migration Governance. The workshop was attended by representatives […]

IOM, ODA ON DIASPORA MULTILATERAL ENGAGEMENT

By Alfred Fornah The Director of Diaspora Engagement Affairs, Dr Kallay musa Conteh is currently in the United Kingdom together with Alhaji Sanusi Savage Head of IOM -Sierra Leone and the Project Manager for the Japanese funded Diaspora project Akao Kunikazu. The purpose of their trip is to engage Sierra Leoneans in the UK regarding […]

8 DIASPORA HEALTH PROFESSIONALS JET IN

By Alfred Fornah The Director, Office of Diaspora Affairs (ODA) Dr Kallay Musa Conteh has on Thursday 11th January 2018 received in audience a team of eight diaspora health care professionals led by the IOM Project Manager for the Diaspora health care project. The Diaspora Medical Practitioners recently arrived in country to participate in the […]

DIASPORA AFFAIRS DIRECTOR BAGS HONORARY DOCTORATE DEGREE FROM LONDON GRADUATE SCHOOL

By Alfred Fornah The Director of Diaspora Engagement Affairs, Dr. Kallay Musa Conteh has received an honorary Doctorate Degree Honoris Causa in Public Administration from the renowned London Graduate School The degree was awarded to Dr Conteh at a well-attended convocation ceremony and leadership summit in Dubai on the 14th December 2017. The event was […]

Sierra Leonean nurse returns to provide healthcare services

By Alfred Fornah A Sierra Leone Diaspora Nurse Practitioner from Atlanta USA, Shodetta Hazley was on the 5th December 2017 accompanied by the MIDA Project Coordinator, Akao Kunikazu to the Office of Diaspora Affairs (ODA) for a courtesy call. The Diaspora Nurse is currently in Sierra Leone to participate in the ongoing MIDA Health Care […]

ODA RECEIVES 3 DIASPORA BUSINESS EXPERTS

The Project Officer of the Connecting Diaspora for Development (CD4D) Project attached to the International Organization for Migration (IOM), Mange Sesay on the 21st November 2017 led a delegation, composed of three Sierra Leone Diaspora Business and Investment Experts from Holland to the Office of Diaspora Affairs (ODA) Headquarters in Freetown. The Business and Investment […]

KOINADUGU RESIDENTS APPRECIATE THE DIASPORA HEALTH CARE PROGRAMME

By Alfred Fornah Residents of Koinadugu District, especially those who benefited from the Japan funded project titled: ” Strengthening Sierra Leonean National Health Capacity through Diaspora Engagement” have on the 9th November 2017 applauded the project; noting that it has contributed immensely to improve access to health care services in the District. They expressed gratitude […]

5 DIASPORA MEDICAL DOCTORS ARRIVE TO DELIVER FREE MEDICAL SERVICES

By Alfred Fornah The Director, Office of Diaspora Affairs(ODA) , Mr Kallay Musa Conteh has on Tuesday 31st of October 2017 received in audience five Diaspora Medical Doctors who are currently in country to provide free vital medical services to the people of Koinadugu District. The Diaspora Medical Experts include Dr. Charles Senessi from Switzerland, […]