In honor of World Teachers’ Day, Sierra Leone’s President, Dr. Julius Maada Bio, extended his warm wishes and gratitude to teachers nationwide for their steadfast dedication and vital role in shaping the country’s future.

In a heartfelt message shared on Twitter, President Bio emphasized the influential position teachers hold, stating that they “are the cornerstone of our society, molding the future leaders, innovators, and problem solvers of Sierra Leone.”

The President went on to highlight the broader influence educators wield, not just in sharing knowledge but in molding character, instilling values, and fostering a genuine love for learning among the nation’s youth. “Teachers not only impart knowledge,” Bio wrote, “they nurture character, instill values, and foster a love for learning in our youth.”

While thanking educators for their unwavering passion, dedication, and resilience in ensuring quality education, President Bio assured them that their sacrifices and commitment don’t go unnoticed. He stressed their indispensable role in shaping a brighter future for Sierra Leone, affectionately referred to as “the Land That We Love.”

Echoing his administration’s pledge towards the educational sector, President Bio reiterated his commitment to enhance the welfare of teachers and upgrade educational institutions across the country. He vowed to provide continuous support and resources, recognizing their paramount role in the nation’s Human Capital Development.

The message concluded with a hashtag that resonated with educators and supporters alike, “#HappyTeachersDay.”