Mrs. Lucretia Aina Wright- Moore was on Sunday, 25th April 2021, awarded the Grand Officer of the Order of The Rokel by HE. President Julius Maada Bio of the Republic of Sierra Leone, in recognition of her outstanding and exemplary contribution towards the advancement and development of the Banking sector in Sierra Leone.
The award ceremony was part of activities marking Sierra Leone’s 60th Independence Anniversary.
“Today, in a unique and glorious moment, The Gambia was recognized, through a selfless and illustrious daughter of the soil, in far-away Freetown, Sierra Leone.
Massive congratulations to one of Gambia’s finest and who undoubtedly is the Economist of Economies and most especially, the Banker of Bankers.
Ladies and Gentlemen, I present to you the indefatigable Mrs. Lucretia Aina Wright- Moore,” said Gambian lawyer Melville Robertson Roberts on his Facebook page.
Mrs. Lucretia Aina Wright- Moore was a Senior Economist at the Central Bank of The Gambia. She later left the Central Bank and joined Guaranty Trust Bank which she helped set-up and rose to the rank of General Manager of Guaranty Trust Bank.
She is now Managing Director of Ecobank for Sierra Leone, where she has been working for the past 10 years.