Sierra Leone Ex Service Men’s Association (SLESA)

SLESAO - The Parent body

Aims and Objectives

Some of its aims and Objectives are as follows;
a.  Generally, to further the interest and welfare of all members of the association
b.  To undertake economic activities, projects programmes, jobs and fund for members of the association
c.   To assist needy members of the organization by grants, money or otherwise
d.  To foster comradeship, brotherhood and mutual help and facilitate the spirit of espirit de  corps among service men and women
e.  To support Primary Security forces in the event of national emergency
f.   To raise fundsby contributions, and appeals for the benefit of Ex Service Men and Women, and in furtherance of the activities of the association and charitable purposes

SLESAO, C/o Cockerill Barracks
Wilkinson Road, Freetown Sierra Leone
P.M. Box 487

While major reforms are ongoing at he highest levels, SLESA is administered by a Care- Taker Committee of five, and a five man Board of Trustees composed of the following;

Care Taker Committee

Lt. Col Charles H. Kalawa        – Chairman
Lt Col Philip Duwai                    – Treasurer
Lt Col BK Marah                        –  PRO
Lt Col DB Sowa                         –  Secretary
Col JA Kamara Will                    – Project Officer

Board of Trustees

Brig KES Boyah                         – Chairman
Col M Koroma                            – Member
Col SM Conteh                           – Member
Cder AA Koroma                        – Member
Brig FK Kamara                         – Member

The Executive Council

  • Francis Ken Josiah Chairman
  • Matthew Kamara Deputy Chairman
  • Phillip Forbie Secretary
  • Alimamy Kabia PRO
  • Jaiah KaiKai Legal Officer
  • Amadu Keita Organizing Secretary
  • Taqi Kamara Global Market Manager
  • Juana Lukay Treasurer
  • L M S Turay Chairman of the Advisory Board
  • Desmond Henry Global Project Manager