Fatmatta Dao Arrives in Winnipeg to Represent Ambassador Bockarie Steven
By Lans Omar
Third Secretary at the Sierra Leone Embassy in the United States of America, Ms. Fatmatta Dao (pictured left), has arrived in Winnipeg, Canada, to represent Ambassador Bockarie Steven for the launching ceremony of the Canada Sierra Leone Friendship Society.
Ms. Dao is also in charge of Canada affairs at the embassy.
Ambassador Steven was scheduled to attend another important event today and that's why he was unable to attend the launching but he conveys his regards and best wishes for a successful event and hope to attend future events in Winnipeg, Canada.
This event will take place on November 05, 2016 at The Holiday Inn Winnipeg South, 1330 Pembina Highway, Winnipeg, Manitoba, from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm.
In a brief interview with the president of the organization, Ms. Zainab Mansaray, she confirmed that: "It is the hope of the society that this spirit of friendship continues to thrive in the course of fulfilling the society's mission in Canada as a whole"
Ms. Dao is expected to deliver Ambassador Steven's guest speaker speech this afternoon.