Our Words Should Be Translated Into Action...President Bio tells AU
Nouakchott, Mauritania – The Chairperson of the Peace and Security Council of the African Union, His Excellency President Julius Maada Bio on Saturday 30th June urged the African Union that their words should be translated into action to ensure peace and stability in Africa.
Chinese President Xi Jinping Praises President Bio on State Visit
Beijing, China, Thursday 30 August 2018 – The maiden State Visit by His Excellency President Julius Maada Bio to the People’s Republic of China has so far been a remarkable success with the two countries signing new bilateral agreements and President Xi Jinping hosting President Bio to a State Dinner.
President Bio Pays Unannounced Visit to PCMH-Cottage in Freetown
State House, Freetown, Monday 27 August 2018 – His Excellency President Julius Maada Bio has visited the Princess Christian Maternity Hospital (PCMH-Cottage), unannounced, to check on conditions of patients and see if health workers comply with the 8:30am report time.
Akon Praises President Bio’s Dynamic Leadership, Promises 5,000 Solar Street Lights and 2,500 Traffic Lights to Sierra Leone
New York, United States, Friday 28 September 2018 – Popular African-American Singer, Songwriter, businessman, record producer, actor and philanthropist, Aliaume Damala Badara Akon Thiam has promised 5,000 solar street lights and 2,500 traffic lights to support President Bio’s New Direction agenda in Sierra Leone.
President Bio, UN Secretary General and Others Honour Kofi Atta Annan
Accra, Ghana, Thursday 13 September 2018 – His Excellency President Julius Maada Bio, United Nations Secretary-General (UNSG) and other Heads of State and Government have paid their last respects to Kofi Atta Annan, the first sub-Saharan African to serve as UNSG.
President Bio shares commitment to education and innovation with Bill Gates at the Goalkeepers event
New York, USA Wednesday 26 September 2018 – His Excellency President Julius Maada Bio has shared his ideas and commitment to education and innovation, on the margins of the United Nations General Assembly in New York, with United States’ billionaire philanthropist, Bill Gates.
It’s time to address the historical injustice of the U.N. Security Council – Writes President Julius Maada Bio for The Washington Post
Despite Annan’s achievement in breaking the glass ceiling for black Africans and becoming the first black African to become the secretary general of the United Nations, more than a billion of us in sub-Saharan Africa are still struggling to get our voices heard internationally.