Diana Finda Konomanyi, a prominent figure in Sierra Leonean politics, has recently achieved a significant academic milestone by earning a master’s degree from the prestigious King’s College London.
Diana Finda Konomanyi is a Sierra Leonean politician who has served as Minister of Lands, Country Planning and the Environment, Minister of Local Government and Rural Development in the erstwhile Government of President Ernest Bai Koroma
Prior to her ministerial appointment ‘Iron Lady’ (as she is fondly Called), was the Chairperson of the Kono District Council. (2008 -2012) after winning a landslide victory in a local government bye election in her home town of Kono District. Following the election of the All People’s Congress (APC) and President Ernest Bai Koroma in 2007, Diana was appointed Board Chair of the Sierra Leone National Shipping Company
Born and raised in Koidu Town, Kono District, Diana Konomanyi is widely considered one of the most influential female politicians in Sierra Leone. She is a close ally of Sierra Leone’s former president Ernest Bai Koroma and Dr. Samura Kamara the APC’s presidential candidate for the 2018 general election.