A President of the Chamber of Commerce once told me I am President of the Public Sector and he is President of the Private Sector, and that in their Annual Dinners he has the right to address me as his colleague President and relate to me on an equal footing. I promised then to seek.
Your Excellency, Dr. Ernest Bai Koroma, Honourable Chief Justice, Minister of Finance and Economic Development, Minister of Agriculture and Food Security, Minister of Trade and Industry, Cabinet Ministers, Honourable Members of Parliament, Members of the Diplomatic and Consular Corps, Governor of the Central Bank, Distinguished Ladies and Gentlemen. On behalf of the Sierra Leone Chamber.
I am highly honoured to once again be among the proprietors and managers of the major businesses in our beloved country. Let me also applaud my colleague, The President of the Chamber of Commerce Industry and Agriculture, Mrs Strasser King for her fine address, and for diligently serving as the first woman President of the Chamber. You have blazed.
Address Delivered at the Sierra Leone Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Agriculture, Annual Dinner By Gladys Strasser-King (President) st On 1 March 2013 Your Excellency, Hon. Speaker, Hon Chief Justice, Ministers, Hon. Members of Parliament, Governor Bank of Sierra Leone, Members of the Diplomatic and Consular Corps, Your Worship the Mayor, Development Partners, Distinguished Ladies and Gentlemen, On.