Insignia Awards: President Bio Honours 58

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His Excellency President Bio on Independence Day, Saturday, 27th April, 2019 decorated 58 distinguished Sierra Leoneans, two foreign nationals and two international organizations for their contributions to nation building.

The investiture and insignia awards to the foreign diplomats, Mr. Amara Essy, former Ivorian Minister of Foreign Affairs and Michael Schulenburg, former United Nations Special Representative in Sierra Leone as Grand Commanders Order of the Republic of Sierra Leone (GCRSL) for their selfless services in maintaining peace and development of the country.

The two international organizations are the Catholic Relief Services (CRS) for their strive at easing suffering, providing development assistance and fostering charity and justice to all Sierra Leoneans and Medicine San Frontiers (MSF) an independent French medical humanitarian charity that has provided medical assistance to Sierra Leoneans affected by war, epidemic, disaster and healthcare support.

The 58 patriots who received the awards of Commander of the Order of the Republic of Sierra Leone (CORSL), Grand Officer of the Order of Rokel (OOR) and Member of the Order of Rokel (MOR) were for the collective and individual roles they played in building the solid blocks of Sierra Leone, for which they have been honored.

NATIONAL HONOURS AND AWARDS 2019

  1. GRAND COMMANDER, ORDER OF THE REPUBLIC OF SIERRA LEONE (GCRSL)
  2. Amara Essy – Foreign Diplomat
  3. Michael Schulenburg – Foreign Diplomat

 

  1. COMMANDER OF THE ORDER OF THE REPUBLIC OF SIERRA LEONE (CORSL)
  2. Dr Abass Bundu – Speaker of Parliament
  3. Justice Desmond Babatunde Edwards – Chief Justice

 

  1. GRAND OFFICER OF THE REPUBLIC OF SIERRA LEONE (COORSL)
  2. Sheku Mansaray
  3. James Sampha Koroma
  • Dr Konah C. Koroma

 

  1. GRAND COMMANDER OF THE ORDER OF THE ROKEL (GCOR)
  2. Madam Ann Goag – DBE
  3. Festus Michael Seiwoh
  • Senesie Mohamed Daboh
  1. General Brima Sesay
  2. Alyageen Mohamed Alghali
  3. Dr Albert C. T. Dupigny

 

  1. COMMANDER OF THE ORDER OF ROKEL (COR)
  2. Alex Bockarie Lamin
  3. Madam Inna Marie Kamara
  • Medicine San Frontiers (MSF)
  1. Edward B. Lamin
  2. Lawrence Kamara
  3. Aiah Lebbie
  • Sandra Lako
  • Dr Olabisi Cole
  1. Madam Staneala Beckley
  2. Catholic Relief Services (CRS)
  3. GRAND OFFICER OF THE ORDER OF ROKEL (GOOR)
  4. John Sumaila
  5. Alhaji Kalilu Omaro Bah
  • Abdul Rahman Wurie
  1. Martina Kroma

 

  1. OFFICER OF THE ORDER OF THE ROKEL (OOR)
  2. Sylvester Meheux
  3. Major General D. T. O. Taluva
  • Elizabeth Augusta Turay
  1. Major General Sullay Sesay
  2. Group Captain Hassan Coomber
  3. Commodore Sallieu Kanu
  • Madam Oreh Awunor Renner

 

  1. MEMBER OF THE ORDER OF THE ROKEL
  2. Paramount Chief Fengai Kogbendeh Kaimachendeh
  3. Paramount Chief Alhaji Bai Sheborah Yek
  • Chief Matthew Younge
  1. Paramount Chief Sallay Sata Gendemeh
  2. Paramount Chief Cyril Foray Gondor
  3. Paramount Chief Joseph Lamin Pamley Ngaevao
  • Paramount Chief Balansama Marah III
  • Paramount Chief Bai Kompa Bomboli
  1. Paramount Chief Prince Pewa
  2. Madam Amie Kallon
  3. Blaise Yansaneh
  • Alhaji Sanu Barrie
  • Alhaji Umaru Monorma Bah
  • Madam Amy E. Greene
  1. Madam Joy Samake (posthumous)
  • Cheik Ndiaye
  • Bebeli Marah
  1. PRESIDENTIAL AWARD (SILVER)
  2. Joseph Abayomi Elliot
  3. Michael Thompson
  • Mabel Omonia Deveneaux
  1. Christian Henry Durosimi Godwin
  2. Pa Bockarie Koroma
  3. Ephraim N. Stafford
  • Reynold Thomas
  • Alhaji Francis A. Vandy
  1. Beatrice Fomolu
  2. Juma Boima
  3. Richard Brima (posthumous)

 

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Abu Bakarr Tarawally is a Journalist based in Freetown. He works for the Sierra Leone Broadcasting Corporation as a radio producer. He has once served as Editor for a few newspapers in Freetown, including Sierra Express Media, The Exclusive Newspaper and his own newspaper, the Daily Express Publications. He is a teacher trainer, and loves writing and reading a lot. Email: abstarawally@gmail.com. Call +232 88601277 or +2327661303.

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