Ministry of Agriculture & Forestry

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

Sam-King Brima

Deputy Minister I

Charles Kamanda

Permanent Secretary

Amara Idara Sheriff

Chief Agricultural Officer