On Tuesday, September 19th, the Chief Justice of Sierra Leone is set to perform a significant ceremonial duty. The occasion will be the official opening of the Criminal Session, a pivotal moment in the country’s legal calendar.

A Guard of Honour, mounted by the Sierra Leone Police, will be inspected by the Chief Justice as part of the formalities.

During this Criminal Session, a total of 43 criminal cases will be presided over by a Supreme Court Judge. These cases represent the ongoing efforts to ensure justice and uphold the rule of law in Sierra Leone.

For those unable to attend in person, The SLBC, AYV, FTN, and Star Television, will provide live coverage of the event. This extensive media coverage will enable citizens to stay informed about the proceedings.