Sierra Leone: President Koroma Pays Surprise Visit to Teko Barracks
President Dr Ernest Bai Koroma on Saturday 24th August paid a surprise visit to the biggest military garrison in Sierra Leone at Teko Barracks amidst wild speculations about the general security situation in Makeni and particularly at Teko.
The president personally drove his car with his ADC1, Major S.T. Sesay into the Brigade HQ, where he was met by the Brigade Commander, Commanding Officer & other staff officers.
He visited all the messes both the officers & other ranks messes where he watched with the other ranks of 4 Infantry Battalion the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and Fulham.
Before he departed, he stopped and had a hand shake with jubilant families of soldiers in the barracks.
In another engagement, President Koroma also visited Makeni City where he met and mixed with traders of the municipality.