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Yes, Sierra Leone Immigration Office signs MOU with Belgium Immigration Office to address illegal migration.

SLAJ iVerify has fact-checked a circulating claim on social media regarding an MOU signed between the Sierra Leone Immigration Office and the Belgium Immigration Office, and verified it as true.

Claim

Sierra Leone’s Chief Immigration Officer signs Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Belgium Immigration Office to address illegal migration.

Rating Justification

SLAJ iVerify conducted a fact-check on a circulating social media claim about an MOU between Sierra Leone Immigration and the Belgium Immigration Office, confirming it to be true.

To arrive at this conclusion, SLAJ iVerify contacted the Immigration Office’s Public Relations Officer in Freetown, who verified the MOU’s signing by Chief Immigration Officer Alusin.

The PR validation of the claim was also followed by a video evidence of an interview of Kanneh, after the signing ceremony.

Evidence and References

Mohamed Amara Gando, Public Relations Person, Immigration Office in Freetown

Video by Immigration ‘s PR Unit.