About Us

The core mandate of the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Food Security is to formulate agricultural development policies and to advise the Government on such policies relating to its administration and the management of the agricultural sector of Sierra Leone’s economy. This overall mandate is further narrowed /tailored to match the individual Divisions as follows:

Our Priority Areas

services 1-min

Rice Self Sufficiency

services 2-min

Livestock Development

services 3-min

Crops Diversification

services 4


Team Members

Dr. Abu Bakarr Karim

Acting Minister

Dr. Theresa T.. Dick

Deputy Minister I

Andrew Sorie

Permanent Secretary

Mohamed Ajuba Sheriff

Chief Agricultural Officer