Sierra Leone President Dr Ernest Bai Koroma who was expected to officially open this year’s Harare Agricultural Show did not show up yesterday.
Instead he sent his deputy Victor Bockarie Foh who arrived in Zimbabwe yesterday evening. He is now expected to officially open the 106th edition of the show. VP Foh,was welcomed at the Harare Internal Airport by Vice President Phelekezela Mphoko, Ministers Christopher Mushohwe Joseph Made and senior Government officials.
He immediately proceeded to State House where he paid a courtesy call on President Mugabe.
VP Foh’s delegation comprises Minister of Information and Communication Mohammed Bangura, Minister of Agriculture Professor Monty Jones, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperations Isata Kabia, and five other officials of the Sierra Leone Government.
The show, which began on Monday will end on Saturday under the theme “Climate Resilience: The New Agricultural Frontier.”