The Summit Planning Team invites you to attend the 5th Summit of the Global Alliance for Ministries and Departments of Peace in Cape Town, South Africa. The Summit Theme is Ubuntu in Action. Ubuntu is an African philosophy which can be explained as a belief that a person is a person through other people. Ubuntu is characterized by an awareness of the interconnectedness that we share as human beings. Acts of Ubuntu might involve generously sharing with others. South Africa welcomes you in the…See More
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AT THE AGE OF 18, I JOINED THE YOUNG MEN"S CHRISTIAN ORGANISATION[Y.M.C.A] IN KENEMA,EASTERN SIERRA LEONE.I THEN BECAME THE BRANCH CHAIRMAN FOR TWO YEARS BEFORE I WAS ELECTED AS REGIONAL YOUTH CHAIRMAN FOR THREE AND HALF.I LATER GAINED ADMISION TO FOURAH BAY COLLEGE,UNIVERSITY OF SIERRA LEONE IN 2006/7.THERE AGAIN,I WAS RECOMMEDED BY FELLOW STUDENTS ON CAMPUS TO BE THE BLOCK GOVERNOR AND CHAIRMAN OF DISCIPLINARY COMMITTE OF THE THEN STUDENT UNION GOVERMENT.WITH THIS KIND OF HARDWORK AND PEACE AMONG VARIOUS POLITICAL CLUBS IN MY BLOCK,THERE I WAS EYE TO LEAD THE SIERRA LEONE PEOPLE"S PARTY SO THAT I CAN BE SEEN BY MANY AS A FUTURE LEADER.I HAVE ATTENDED A LOT PEACE WORKSHOP IN MY COUNTRY BUT NOTABLE OF THEN IS THE WORKSHOP OF THE UNITED NATION BACK SPECIAL COURT ON ACCOUNTABILITY NOW CLUB[A.N.C.]Y.M.C.A UNAMSIL THOUGHT ME A LOT ABOUT PEACE BUILDING DURING THE DISERMAMENT TIME IN SIERRA LEONE.I WAS USED TO TRANSLATED ENGLISH TO MENDE FOR THE BANGLADESH SOLDIERS IN KAILAHUN AND KONO.
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I HELP THE ECOMOG PEACE KEEPING FORCE TO KEEP PEACE IN LIBERIA AS A VOLUNTEER.I WAS ALSO IN LIBERIA TO TRAIN YOUTH ON SKILL TRAING PROGRAM FOR THE LIBERIA Y.M.C.A
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