Finance Minister promises training for journalists on economic and financial reporting

The Minister of Finance and Economic Development, Jacob Jusu Saffa, on Thursday 15th August 2019, at Youyi Building in Freetown, said, his Ministry will provide funding for training of journalists on financial and economic reporting.  The Finance Minister said, they are only waiting on the Information Ministry to present their proposal to his Ministry and they will make the funds available. He said, the training will take place both in and out of the country, and they will target at least thirty journalists per year. The Minister further stated that the plans to continually provide subvention to the Sierra Leone Association of Journalists is on course.

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