The Minister of Basic and Senior Secondary Education, David Moinina Sengeh has enlightened the U.S Representatives of Foreign Affairs Committee on the access to Education in Sierra Leone at a virtual hearing held by the Committee.

Minister David Moinina Sengeh was on the 2nd February 2022, invited by the U.S House of Representatives, House of Foreign Affairs Committee to be part of a Hearing on “Improving Access to Quality Education in Africa scheduled for yesterday the 8th February 2022.

Sierra Leone which has been doing extremely well in the Educational sector even during the Covid 19 pandemic has gathered so much praise and admiration around the globe as the minister of MBSSE was recently interviewed by BBC Focus on Africa on International Day of Education.

This invitation from the U.S did not come as a surprise as they seek to learn from Sierra Leone. On the virtual hearing, Representative Omar asked Dr. Sengeh two key questions; how they can help Spread Sierra Leone home-grown solutions and what can the U.S learn from Sierra Leone.

In his response, the Minister of MBSSE Dr Sengeh was very eloquent in making his point.

see video from the Hearing below: