The Supreme Court of Sierra Leone has adjourned the dual citizenship case of National Grand Coalition Presidential flag bearer, Dr. Kandeh Yumkella to March 28th, 2018.

Sierraloaded learnt that the adjournment is to allow the two new judges to study the case file.

It can be recalled that the matter was taken to the Supreme Court for legal interpretation of the constitution and ruling, is that: “Dr. Kandeh Kolleh Yumkella with voter identification card number 2282101 is a dual citizen of the Republic of Sierra Leone and the United States of America in violation of section 76(1a) of the Constitution of Sierra Leone Act No 6 of 1991 and the Public Elections (Act No 4) of 2012……….and that Dr. Kandeh Kolleh Yumkella with voter identification card number 2282101 said openly on the 18th January 2018 in a Press Conference that he holds a dual citizenship and that he has renounced same.”