Valentine Strasser – Wiki, Bio, Age, Wife, Net Worth

Valentine Strasser is a 55-years-old Sierra Leonean Politician from the Sierra Leone. his estimated net worth is $1 Million to $5 Million Approx. Jump into read his life Facts, Wikipedia and biographies Details

Valentine Strasser Biography – Wiki

According to the wiki and biography of Valentine Strasser was born on 26 April 1967 in Sierra Leone. let’s check out the Valentine’s personal and public life facts, Wikipedia, bio, spouse, net worth, and career details.

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Following his overthrow, Strasser left for Ghana where he studied law at the University of Warwick in Coventry, England, but stopped his studies after a year. In 2000 Strasser left England for the Gambia only to have his entry to that country denied. He then moved back to Sierra Leone where he lives in poverty on a small pension in Grafton, east of Freetown, and runs the ICT Institute providing computer skills for youths. In January 2019 he fell gravely sick and was flown to Ghana for treatment, and he has not returned to Sierra Leone since.


On January 1996, after nearly four years in power, Strasser was ousted in a second military coup, but this time it was his own NPRC soldiers who were not satisfied with his handling of the peace process. The coup was led by his deputy, Brigadier General Julius Maada Bio.

On January 1996, after nearly four years in power, Strasser was ousted in another military coup, but this time it was his own NPRC members who were not satisfied with his handling of the peace process. The coup was led by his deputy, Brigadier General Julius Maada Bio, Colonel Tom Nyuma and Captain Komba Mondeh. Bio quickly rose as the leader of the coup, with the support of Nyuma and Mondeh and took over as Head of State of Sierra Leone.


After many appeals, warnings or threats, the young soldiers decided to march down in their combat from Kailahun to the State House in Freetown on 29 April 1992, to protest about their setbacks in pursuing the war, demanding their outstanding salaries. The group of soldiers was led by Strasser himself and his best friend Solomon Musa. The appearance of the soldiers in the capital city forced president Momoh to flee the country and he went into exile in Conakry, Guinea. This power vacuum motivated Strasser and his men to seize power, forming the NPRC, with Strasser as its leader and the Head of State of the country. Strasser became the youngest Head of State in the world at just twenty five years old.


The Revolutionary United Front (RUF) led by Foday Sankoh began their first attack on 25 March 1991 in Buedu villages in Kailahun District. Strasser and other soldiers who were already in a military barracks in Kailahun, were sent to command and rout the rebellion against the RUF.


Strasser completed his secondary education at the Sierra Leone Grammar School in Freetown and graduated in 1985 at age eighteen. While in secondary school, Strasser was a gifted student in math and chemistry.

On graduation from secondary school in 1985, he enlisted in the Republic of Sierra Leone Military Forces (RSLMF) at the age of eighteen and was deployed for military training as a cadet officer at the Benguema Military Training Academy in Benguema, a town located just outside Freetown. After his training, he was commissioned into the Sierra Leone army at the young age of nineteen. He was posted to a barracks in Daru, Kailahun District in Eastern Sierra Leone.


Valentine Esegragbo Melvine Strasser (born 26 April 1967) is an ex-military leader who served as head of state of Sierra Leone from 1992 to 1996. He had been a junior military officer but in 1992, he became the world’s youngest Head of State when he seized power three days after his 25th birthday. He was the leading member in a group of six young Sierra Leonean soldiers who overthrew president Joseph Saidu Momoh in the 29 April 1992 military coup. They established a military junta called the National Provisional Ruling Council (NPRC).

Valentine Esegragbo Melvin Strasser was born on 26 April 1967 in Freetown, the capital of Sierra Leone, to parents from the Creole ethnic group. Strasser grew up in the neighbourhood of Allen Town, in the extreme East End of Freetown.

BirthName, Nickname, and Profession

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Real Name Valentine Esegragbo Melvine Strasser
Nickname Valentine
Profession Politician

Age, Birthdate, Religion, and BirthPlace

Age (2021) 55 Years
Birthplace Freetown
Date Of Birth 26 April 1967
Sunsign Scorpio
Hometown Freetown
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Nationality Sierra Leonean

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Valentine Strasser Personal Life, Spouse, Wife

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Valentine Esegragbo Melvine Strasser Net Worth

The Valentine Esegragbo Melvine Strasser Estimated Net worth is $80K – USD $85k.

Monthly Income/Salary (approx.) $80K – $85k USD
Net Worth (approx.) $4 million- $6 million USD

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