To effectively coordinate national security and intelligence architecture with the aim of creating an enabling environment for sustainable national development, poverty reduction and conflict prevention
Providing a transparent, apolitical, accountable and operationally effective structure staffed by high calibre individuals of great integrity, safeguarding a free, independent and democratic Sierra Leone and the wellbeing of its people
Background of ONS
The Office of National Security has the statutory mandate to coordinate the activities of Security Sector institutions with the view to ensuring that a concerted Government approach is adopted in addressing issues relating to the security of the state and its people.
Furthermore, the ONS has the mandate the coordinate the prevention and response to all national emergencies both natural and human-made.