Liberia’s Police Inspector General Col. Gregory Coleman has been nominated to receive the 2017 prestigious Golden Star Award for distinguished security service in West Africa.
A release issued by the Liberia National Police (LNP) Wednesday, 20 December says the Award which is the 14th Edition will be conferred on Col. Coleman in Kigali, Rwanda at an exhibition that is expected to take place at the Radisson Blu Hotel and Convention Centre from 6 to 9 February 2018.
It says a communication addressed to Col. Coleman by the Security Watch Africa is signed by the Retired General Joseph Nunoo- Mensah, Chairman of the Board of Trustees and Patrick Agbambu, International Coordinator and CEO. The Communication says the Liberian IGP was nominated as a result of a meticulous assessment of his official and personal drive for the provision of security and safety for the people and businesses of Liberia.
The group also states that the nomination of the Liberia National Police Inspector General is also based on his commitment to security and safety in the Republic of Liberia through selfless service, pragmatic leadership, patriotism, innovation and untiring efforts in entrenching sanity, safety and security in Liberia.
The Security Watch Africa Awards, Conference and Exhibition is in line with the drive to provide an international platform to celebrate Africa’s best in Governance, Leadership, Security, Safety, Transport and Environment, and is also aimed at creating a credible forum for networking and cross fertilization of ideas by experts and colleagues.
The Golden Star Award brings together Heads of Governments, Heads of Government Security Agencies, Security Stakeholders, Security Equipment Manufacturers, and Vendors, International Organizations and Agencies and International Experts on Security and Investments. The theme of this year’s event is “Confronting Land and Maritime Security Challenges in Africa”.–Press release