HE Edward Turay – High Commissioner

diplomatic-01Edward Mohamed Turay took up appointment in 2010 as High Commissioner of Sierra Leone accredited to the Court of St. James. Before his appointment in the United Kingdom, Turay was the Majority Leader of the House of Parliament in Sierra Leone and a Barrister of Law.

He studied Law in Manchester and was called to the Bar at Lincoln Inn in London after which he travel to Jamaica where he worked as a Senior Prosecutor before going back to Sierra Leone to serve as Magistrate, then later as a active politician.

Turay contested the 1996 Presidential elections.

HE Tamba Mansa Ngegba – Deputy High Commissioner

diplomatic-02Tamba Mansa Ngegba took up office as Deputy High Commissioner of Sierra Leone accredited to the Court of St. James in 2008. He attended the Prince of Wales School and later studied Electrical Engineering and Management. He later studied Philosophy and languages.

He trained as a lecturer, and pursued post graduate studies in Higher Education and taught Electrical Engineering, Business Management, Information Management communications, Higher mathematics, French and Russia, Mr. Ngegba is a full member of the Institute of Engineering Technology.

He also studied CPE in Law. Ngegba also worked in the retail and engineering industry within the management level for an appreciable period before his appointment. He is married with five children.

Alan C. Logan – Head of Chancery

Mr. Alan Logan was posted as a Counsellor and Head of Chancery at the Sierra Leone High Commission in London in September 2015. He serves as administrative head and also handles political and economic matters.

Before coming to London, Mr. Logan served as Deputy Director of the International Organizations and Legal Affairs Division at the Sierra Leone Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Other previousassignments include diplomatic postings to the Sierra Leone Embassy in Guinea and the Sierra Leone Embassy United States of America.

Sorie Sudan Sesay – Information Attaché & Head of Public Information Unit

diplomatic-04Head of Public Information Unit. He is also the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the international award-winning news magazine SIERRA Update. Before now, Sudan was serving as Editor of the Sierra Leone daily Independent Observer.

A former President of the Sports Writers Association of Sierra Leone and Member of the Constitutional Review Committee of the Sierra Leone Association of Journalists (SLAJ), Sudan had worked with several local and international media outlets including the BBC sports and the African Concord magazine.

Sia Annie Tejan (Mrs) – First Secretary

diplomatic-05Sia Annie Tejan joined the Sierra Leone Civil Service shortly after graduating from the University of Sierra Leone.

She holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in History and Politics and a masters Degree in Education (Administration Optional),Njala University. As a foreign Service Officer she served in the Administrative and Protocol wings of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Having served in the Foreign Ministry for a while, She was later posted to the Sierra Leone High Commission in London as a First Secretary, where she currently serve as a Desk Officer to International Cocoa Organization and Commonwealth Agriculture bureau International.

Clara Koroma (Mrs) – First Secretary

diplomatic-06Clara FatmataKoroma works as Counsellor and Consular Officer at the Sierra Leone High Commission. She is a Masters Degree graduate from Njala University of Sierra Leone.She entered the Sierra Leone Civil Service in 2006 and was working at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs before being posted to the mission in London.

John Ellie – Accountant