Shekou Touray

Shekou Momodou Touray, (born 22 September 1945) is a Sierra Leonean diplomat who served as the Permanent Representative of Sierra Leone to the United Nations.[1]

Shekou Momodou Touray
Permanent Representative of Sierra Leone to the United Nations
PresidentErnest Bai Koroma
Personal details
Born (1945-09-22) 22 September 1945 (age 77)
Bonthe, Bonthe District, Sierra Leone
Alma materFourah Bay College
King's College London (LLB)
ProfessionLawyer, economist and diplomat

He was educated at Fourah Bay College, Sierra Leone and at King's College London, graduating with an LLB.

A legal practitioner, he previously served as a Barrister and Solicitor of the High Court of Sierra Leone. He was a Presidential Appointee to the Law Reform Commission in 2003.

Touray is a member of the Mandingo ethnic group and a native of Bonthe District in southern Sierra Leone. He is married with five children.


  1. ^ "New permanent Representative of Sierra Leone presents credentials". Retrieved 10 April 2013.

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