The New Leones currency (Le) is all set to be in Circulation very soon to replace the Old Leones (Le) and Constance Cummings-John will be on the New 20 Leones Note. ย 

Constance Commings-John was born to the Horton Family in 1918 and passed away on the 21st February 2000 at age 82.

Cummings-John was an educationist, women’s advocate and politician under the Sierra Leone People’s party. ย 

She was the first woman in Africa to join a municipal council and in 1966 became the first woman to serve as mayor of the Municipality of Freetown which is being led today by Yvonne Aki-Sawyerr. ย