In connection with the first National Sports Award in Sierra Leone which would be organized by the National Sports Achievers Association(NaSAA) slated for January next year, about sixteen (16) members have be appointed to serve as panelists for the Award.
Speaking to Awoko on the appointment of members to serve at the panel, the President of the Association, Alhaji K Tarawally intimated that the appointments were based on the leadership qualities and the relentless efforts they have demonstrated towards nation building.
He went further that the members of the panel would be responsible to nominate and shortlist candidates for various awards; except for the Media Awards category where Media representatives would be exempted from participating.
He also disclosed that the panel would sensitize members of the public through the print and the electronic media on how the nomination and voting process would be conducted.
Members of the panel from the print media are Bernard Turay, Musa Sesay, Sahr Morris Jnuior, Bockarie Alieu, and Maddieu A T Kabba,
From the Electronic Media are Alhaji Abu Komeh, Alimamy Sesay, Salieu Poborsky and George Caulker
Sports Experts are Abu Bakarr Kanu, Ojuku Sesay, Mohamed Fajah Barrie and Unisa Deen Kargbo and from the National Olympic Committee are President Henry Moore, Vice President Dr Patrick Coker and Pamela Williams