Master of Arts in Economics, Cambridge University, 1970. Master of Science, London University, 1976.
Joined Royal W. African Frontier Force (now Royal Sierra Leone Mil. Forces), Lieutenant Colonel 1958. Minister of Education, National Redemption Council (NRC), Sierra Leone 1967.
Senior Economist, Corporation Planning Department, Fison’s PLC, United Kingdom 1971-1973. Assistant Manager Group Economics Department, Barclays Bank Institute Ltd., London 1973-1977, Head Economics Department, Nigeria 1977-1979, Manager Institute Banking Group, London 1982-1987. Governor Bank of Sierra Leone.
President Association of African Central Banks 1989-1991.
Married Ellen Keister, May 28, 1960.