Hon. Foday Rado Yokie is the current Minister of Mines and Mineral Resources of the Government of the Republic of Sierra Leone.
He is a Seasoned Politician and an entrepreneur of high pedigree. He has served as a Member of Parliament of the Government of Sierra Leone from August 2007 to December 2017 for the Sierra Leone People`s Party Constituency 068 (now 088 in the Bo District,). During his tenure as Member of Parliament, he served several Committees and assisted the Committee on Mines and Mineral Resources in many oversight meetings.
Before his appointment as Minister, he served as the Special Trade Envoy of the Government of Sierra Leone responsible to globally present Sierra Leone as a suitable investment destination to potential investors.
As Minister of Mines and Mineral Resources, his vision is to make the mining sector benefit the people of Sierra Leone while ensuring mining activities are conducted in a sustainable manner for generations yet unborn.