Makeni City, Saturday 3rd December 2022: Sierra Leone’s former Ambassador to the Republic of South Korea, Omrie Michael Golley was over the weekend awarded “in recognition of his dedicated role to the advancement of peace building as well as the development of agriculture and food sufficiency in Sierra Leone.”
The award to the ambassador was done by the Student Representative Council (SRC) of the University of Makeni (UNIMAK).
University of Makeni (formerly known as the Fatima Institute) is the first private, Catholic, university located in Makeni City, Northern Province of Sierra Leone. It has a population of over 7000 (seven thousand) students specializing in various fields including public health, computer science, accounting, business administration, mass communication, Law etc.
The award given to Ambassador Omrie Golley at their Mr/Miss UNIMAK can be closely associated to the Ambassador’s outstanding role in the peace negotiations between the rebels and government following the apocalyptic civil war which plunged Sierra Leone and ended in 2002.