Sierra leone’s former Minister of Trade and Industry under the Ernest Bai Koroma government, Capt. Momoudu Alieu Pat-Sowe, has reportedly been arrested by the officials of the Sierra Leone Police force today Friday, April 6th 2018.

Reliable sources who informed Sierraloaded said the former minister was arrested around Gbalamuya border in Kambia where he was allegedly trying to escape from Sierra Leone.

He has been brought back to Freetown where he is being Investigated.

It would be recalled that Alieu Pat-Sowe allegedly shot a supporter of the SLPP Presidential Candidate, Rtd. Brigadier Julius Maada Bio named Abubakarr Brimah on April 2nd 2018.

Reports published revealed that Abubakarr Brimah had visited the residence of Brigadier Julius Maada Bio that morning when he left to buy bread and luncheon meat as was feeling hungry.

On his way to buy the bread and luncheon meat, Abubakarr Brimah was wearing a green wristband with the inscription SLPP and he also had green handkerchief.

Abubakarr was then identified as a Maada Bio supporter by an armed OSD stationed at the residence of the APC former Minister of Trade and Industry, Momodu Allieu Pat-Sowe. The armed OSD then attacked Abubakarr Brimah and shot him.