If all goes well, President Ernest Bai Koroma will not slip into oblivion when his term of office as President of Sierra Leone expires and a new government is elected on March 7, 2018.
This is evident as the young people of the ruling All People’s Congres, APC want him to stay on as Chairman of the political party.
At the two-day APC Youth League Delegates Conference which ended in Port Loko on Saturday 25th March 2017, the APC youths resolved that President Koroma remain Chairman of the APC for life. The resolution was presented to their delegates and was voted for and endorsed. The resolution will now go to the party leadership for approval.
Ahead of the APC Delegates Convention, Sierra Leone’s Minister of Fisheries who also doubles as, President of the APC Women’s wing. Madam Elizabeth Mans has called on comrades of the APC to endorse Dr. Ernest Bai Koroma as Chairman and leader of the APC PARTY. She is confident that there will be no contest in that regard.
According to Cocorioko reporter, there was tremendous consensus among the youths about having President Koroma as the life time Chair and leader of the party.
At the many APC Whatsapp forums, divergent opinions reigned about the issue but majority of APC supporters favored the endorsement by the APC youths.