As per constitutional requirements, the Chairman and Returning Officer of the Electoral Commission of Sierra Leone Mohamed Konneh has today 19th July, 2023 presented the 2022 annual report of their activities and certificate of the Presidential election, to His Excellency President Julius Maada Bio, at State House.
Speaking, Mr. Konneh gave a list of key achievements for 2022, including the appointment of electoral Commissioner for the Northern Region, the announcement of dates for PCMP, Presidential, Parliamentary elections and voter reforms.
He continued that voter registration, elections education and communications were all additional achievements which culminated in the conduct of the June 24th 2023 elections.
Chairman Konneh summarily stated that he is confident that these works are reflective in the votes and re-election of President Bio.
Responding, President Bio remarked that the announcement of results is seldom without disagreements and doubts but remarked that a time for rebuilding is upon the country, noting that the election itself was but an event.
He commended the electoral Commission for their work spanning decades and the delivery of their mandate.