A heartwarming moment unfolded during the Institute of Public Administration and Management (IPAM) University of Sierra Leone’s matriculation ceremony on Thursday, March 21st, 2024.

A young man, presumably a fellow student, surprised his girlfriend with a romantic proposal on the very grounds of Fourah Bay College.

The unforgettable event, captured by onlookers, showed the man kneeling on one knee before the woman, holding a ring aloft. The jubilant mood among the surrounding students was palpable as the woman, overwhelmed with emotion, accepted the proposal and embraced her soon-to-be fiancรฉ.

News of the surprise proposal quickly spread through the university community, generating excitement and well-wishes for the happy couple. The event serves as a unique and heartwarming reminder that love can blossom even in the midst of academic pursuits.