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He was elected Member of Parliament for Constituency 019 in the Kenema District Eastern Region under the Sierra Leone People’s Party (SLPP) in the 2007-2012 elections. His people trusted him so much as they believed he served them well and they decided to present him and elect him again in the 2012 election. Having served in that capacity for two terms ensuring that better legislations and oversight are done for effective service delivery to his people, they had no option but to allow him to take the mantle of leadership again for the third term as Member of Parliament in the just concluded March 2018 elections.
Honourable Matthew Sahr Nyuma is the Deputy Leader of Government Business and Chairman for Information Committee. Also he is the Deputy Chairman for the Appointment and public service committee. He is a member of three other Committees in the house of Parliament; Health and Sanitation Committee, Transport and Aviation Committee and the Ethics Committee,
Honourable Matthew Sahr Nyuma is a very strong advocate for issues affecting his people like the Construction of educational facilities, Market construction, Construction of major roads and provision of recreational facilities which are the major needs for his people.