Jacob Jusu Saffa

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Jacob Jusu Saffa
Chief Minister of Sierra Leone
Assumed office
30 April 2021
PresidentJulius Maada Bio
Preceded byDavid J. Francis
Personal details
NationalitySierra Leonean
Political partySierra Leone People's Party (SLPP)
Residence(s)Freetown, Sierra Leone
Alma materInstitute for Economic Development and Planning
Fourah Bay College
Websitestatehouse.gov.sl

Jacob Jusu Saffa is a Sierra Leonean politician serving as Chief Minister of Sierra Leone since 30 April 2021.

Saffa holds a Bachelor of Science (honours) degree in economics from Fourah Bay College, University of Sierra Leone and a Master of Arts degree in Economic Development and Planning from the Institute for Economic Development and Planning (IDEP) of the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa in Dakar, Senegal.[1]

From 2005 to 2011, Saffa was the National Secretary General of the Sierra Leone People's Party.[1]

Other activities[edit]

  • African Development Bank (AfDB), Ex-Officio Member of the Board of Governors (since 2018)[2]
  • ECOWAS Bank for Investment and Development (EBID), Ex-Officio Member of the Board of Governors (since 2018)[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Experts: Jacob Jusu Saffa World Bank.
  2. ^ 2020 Annual Report African Development Bank (AfDB).
  3. ^ Board of Governors ECOWAS Bank for Investment and Development (EBID).
Political offices
Preceded by Chief Minister of Sierra Leone
2021–present
Incumbent