The executive director for Advocacy For Women and Youth Empowerment Ibrahim Marvel Kamara has on behalf of organization shared the List of 30 Most Influential Women of 2023.
The list is a star-stud and in equal measures a list of women who are the embodiment of narrative changing. Advocacy For Women and Youth Empowerment started a journey few years in making sure they spotlight change makers in West Area Rural District. Advocacy for women and youth Empowerment Is a national youth led and women focused
Advocacy Organization established by forward looking young people in order to assist women
and youth across Sierra Leone in raising their voices for their rights and entitlements.
In their press release
Advocacy For Women and Youth Empowerment is pleased to announce the names of the 30 Most Influential women in the Western Area Rural District 2023.
These women have gone through the internal vetting process by the award steering committee. The award committee is satisfied that those that make up the list of distinguished women this year are fit for purpose. They have shown commitment, hard work and dedication in all they are doing.
The grand awarding ceremony is scheduled for February 25th 2023 at the Western Area Rural District Council Hall.
Ibrahim Marvel Kamara
Executive Director AWYE”
FULL LIST OF THE 2023 THIRTY MOST INFLUENTIAL WOMEN IN THE WESTERN AREA RURAL DISTRICT
1 ISATA PESSIMA = CEO MOANDEMAH FOUNDATION
2 MARIAMA SAHID = COUNTRY REP INTERNATIONAL YOUTH DIPLOMACY FORUM 2023
3 MRS MIRIAM HAWA BAIO = HEAD TEACHER MARANATHA PRIMARY SCHOOL LEICESTER.
4 MARIANA OLAYMATU BUNDU = CEO MEDIAWIZZ MULTIMEDIA PRODUCTION COMPANY
5 NDEYE FATU KOROMA = MCC COORDINATOR
6 BADRIATU TURAY ALGHALI = QUALITY ASSURANCE OFFICER, N.E. W
7 MRS. LUCY MAMIE EGBENDA = HEADMISTRESS FBC PRIMARY SCHOOL
8 SAFINATU BASSIE = HEAD TEACHER BAPTIST CONVENTION PRIMARY SCHOOL
9 FANTA JOHNBULL = YOUTH OFFICER WARD
10 ISATU ISHA HOLLAND COLE = CEO, HOLLAND COLE FOUNDATION
11 MADAM KHADIE KABIA = PRINCIPAL, SUNDAY FOUNDATION JUNIOR SECONDARY
12 TITTY MEMUNATU SANNOH = PRESIDENT CFN
13 CLLR ZAINAB TEJAN SIE = COUNCILOR WARD 398
14 DR SYLVIA FASULUKU = DISTRICT MEDICAL OFFICER
15 LOIS CRISPINA TAYLOR = JOURNALIST, LION MOUNTAIN RADIO
16 ISATA TEWOH SMAIKA CONDE = PRESIDENT WATERLOO SPORT COMMENTATORS.
17 ELIZABETH BREWAH = COUNTRY LEED COORDINATOR GOOD DEEDS DAY
18 THERESA AGNES SACCOH = PROPRIETRESS DANTRIMAK SCHOOL
19 SUSAN FATMATA BUNDU = CEO SUSAN B FOUNDATION
20 MASSAH JAJUA = PRINCIPAL TOMBO JUNIOR SECONDARY SCHOOL
21 MRS CHRISTIANA SIDIQIE = HEADMISTRESS HUNTINGDON SECONDARY SCHOOL
22 ISATA HARDING = DIRECTOR, INITIATIVE IN CAPACITY BUILDING ASSOCIATION INTERNATIONAL
23 ZAINAB KARGBO = CARPENTER
24 KADIATU KARGBO = YOUTH ACTIVIST.
25 FANTA FOFANAH = CEO, NEWTON WATER COMPANY
26 JUSTINA ZAINAB CONTEH = CEO ST GEORGE’S FOUNDATION
27 NANAH SHERIFF BARRY = DEVELOPMENT WORKER
28 ISATU G BARRIE = PRINCIPAL, MUHANAD JONDY SECONDARY SCHOOL
29 MABINTY MOIJUE = VICE PRINCIPAL, ST CLEMENT SECONDARY SCHOOL
30 ABIBATU UMAR SESAY = CEO WOMEN AND GIRLS INSPIRED SIERRA LEONE.
AWARD OF SPECIAL RECOGNITION TO MEN SUPPORTING RURAL WOMEN EMPOWERMENT.
- IBRAHIM YAINKAY SESAY
RAHMAN TOM FARMA
MOHAMED BELLO YILLAH
KASHO HOLLAND COLE
The event ceremony will take place on the 25th February, 2023.