Former President of Sierra Leone, Ernest Bai Koroma was officially the keynote speaker at today’s Wednesday 10th May 2023 webinar event on the topic ‘Making Democracy Work in and for Africa’.

The event was organized by AFROBarometer and Twaweza and was hosted through Zoom.

His selection is a result of his previous work as a leader in Sierra Leone.

The official flyer confirming his participation was posted on Twitter by Twaweza Kenya with the caption, “#Democracy could work in and for Africa when leaders are elected to office based on their character experience, track record and not mainly because of their ethnicity – Sierra Leone’s former President @ebklegacy”.