Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair yesterday said that Sierra Leone is on the path of progress.
Addressing a news conference at State House, Tony Blair said that for the past years, he has seen progress in the country.
“I have watched Sierra Leone grow over the past decade after the war and particularly the last few years that I have been coming here”, he said.
The Former Prime Minister who is on a working visit said that “the challenges are still considerable but step by step, the country is on the path of progress and change”, adding that this is the country I have come to love deeply, regardless of my connections over the years and also because of the people I have met .
Sierra Leone, he said, ‘is the country that is not only about its people, but there are enormous potentials for the next years. Sierra Leone has natural resources, its culture and great potential in the area of tourism and the development of the business industry’.