President of Sierra Leone

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President of the Republic of Sierra Leone
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Incumbent
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since 4 April 2018
StyleHis/ Her Excellency
ResidenceState House
Term lengthFive years
(renewable only once)
Inaugural holderChristopher Okoro Cole (acting)
FormationConstitution of Sierra Leone
19 April 1971; 49 years ago (1971-04-19)
DeputyVice President of Sierra Leone
SalaryUS$1000 (per month)
Websitehttp://www.statehouse.gov.sl/

The President of the Republic of Sierra Leone is the head of state and the head of government of Sierra Leone, as well as the commander-in-chief of the Armed Forces.

As the head of the executive branch of the Sierra Leone government, the president implements laws passed by parliament.

The president heads a Cabinet of ministers, which must be approved by the Parliament. The president is the most powerful, and the most influential person in the Government of Sierra Leone.

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