NaCSA Commissioner Ernest Mbaimba Ndomahina denounces the coup attempt and reinforces diplomatic relations during a high-level visit to His Excellency Rupert Davies, the Sierra Leone High Commissioner to the Federal Republic of Nigeria.”
Commissioner Ernest Mbaimba Ndomahina of the National Commission for Social Action (NaCSA) engaged in a diplomatic exchange during his courtesy visit to His Excellency Rupert Davies, the Sierra Leone High Commissioner to the Federal Republic of Nigeria, on Monday, December 4th, 2023.
The meeting, marked by a warm reception from High Commissioner Davies and Deputy Anna Moussa, centered on the official protocol that mandates paying courtesy visits to states with Sierra Leone missions—a testament to the diplomatic ties between the nations.
One of the focal points of the discussion was the recent failed coup attempt targeting the democratically elected government. Commissioner Ndomahina, alongside High Commissioner Davies, voiced unequivocal condemnation of this threat to stability. Both commissioners emphasized the importance of patriotism and adherence to the rule of law among Sierra Leoneans, calling for unity in safeguarding the democratic institutions that form the backbone of the nation.
The dialogue highlighted shared concerns about the potential ramifications of such destabilizing events and underscored the need for a collective commitment to maintaining peace and order. Commissioner Ndomahina commended the diplomatic efforts undertaken by Sierra Leone representatives in Nigeria, recognizing the pivotal role played by missions abroad in fostering international cooperation.
As diplomatic relations between Sierra Leone and Nigeria continue to strengthen, such high-level meetings contribute to fostering mutual understanding and collaboration. The joint condemnation of the coup attempt serves not only as a reaffirmation of democratic values but also as a call to action for citizens to uphold the principles that underpin a stable and flourishing society.
The unity expressed by Commissioner Ndomahina and High Commissioner Davies in the face of adversity reflects the diplomatic resilience of Sierra Leone and its commitment to promoting regional stability.