Henry Hesketh Joudou Bell, GCMG (1864 – 1952) was a British colonial
administrator and author.
his career in the colonial service in the Bahamas with a minor
position but was promoted to Administrator of Dominica within a few
He was the Commissioner, and later the first Governor
of the Uganda Protectorate
– 1909) where he was hugely successful in eradicating sleeping
Bell in Kampala is named in
He was later Governor of Northern Nigeria Protectorate
(1909 – 1912), Governor
of the Leeward Islands
(1912 – 1916) and the 21st Governor of Mauritius
Bell authored several books including memoirs, fiction, and
colonial history and administration.
- World Statesmen.org, Mauritius