The Sierra Leone Association of Non-Governmental Organisations (SLANGO) has of their Annual General Meeting (AGM) elected a brand new board to proceed with the mandate of the affiliation.
The assembly which was once convened on the Bank Complex Kingtom, Freetown from the sixth -Seventh December, 2022 introduced in combination contributors from around the International Non-governmental Organisations (INGO) and the National Non-Governmental Organisations (NNGO)
Mr.Christian Martyn Kamara, the National General Secretary (NGS) of YMCA Sierra Leone was once elected because the Chairman of the Board and Sybil Bailor of CODE Sierra Leone elected as his deputy.
Other contributors of the board come with; Saidu Kanu (World Hope International- INGO member,Stefano Temporin (Welthungerhilfe) -INGO member, Patrick Osede Analo (Save the Children International) -INGO member,Abdulai Deadehwai Swaray (Pikin to Pikin Movement) -NNGO,Haja Kaday Sesay (Climate Change Environment and Forest Conservation Consortium Sierra Leone (CEFCON) -NNGO member,Francis Anthony Reffell (CODOHSAPA) -NNGO member,Abubakarr G. Sillah (Fruitful Health Care, SL) -NNGO member and,Edward John Yokie-Acting National Coordinator, SLANGO.
Before he was once elected Chairman,Mr Christian M. Kamara served because the Treasurer for SLANGO Board for 1 yr, right through which he was once in a position to dispense his mandate with willpower and diligence. His election is noticed by way of the NGO neighborhood as a praise for his diligent provider, with the hope that he shall proceed to steer the NGO neighborhood against a wealthy long run.
Mr. Kamara is a veteran within the NGO house, having labored within the sector since 2001.
Following a couple of successes and ground-breaking tendencies with the Sierra Leone YMCA, Mr Kamara was once appointed the Zonal Coordinator of West African YMCAs. This appointment from the African Alliance of YMCAs (AAYMCA) gave him oversight over the more than a few National YMCA actions inside West Africa.
Commenting at the election, Mr Kamara shared his pleasure over his victory. However, he was once additionally fast to recognize that the glory was once a accountability that he was once ready to execute diligently. He confident the NGO neighborhood of his absolute dedication and need to steer the neighborhood to better heights.
“First of all, I must say thank you to God for this immense honour. It is He that has given me the life, energy, and wisdom to come this far. I thank him and praise Him. At the same time, I understand that even though this is an honour, it is also a responsibility – a big one for that matter. I look forward to serving this great community with all my energy and skills and I pledge to respond to the call of the community whenever I am called upon. I count on the collaboration of my fellow leaders and all members to enable us to work together to uplift our organisation. God bless us all,” he mentioned.
SLANGO is a union of all NGOs operating in Sierra Leone. Established in 1994, the crowd works in combination to recommend for and fortify the get entry to and have an effect on of NGOs in Sierra Leone.