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Currency Redenomination: Young Samuel Adepoju Ayo develops Leones Converter Software

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Currency Redenomination: Young Samuel Adepoju Ayo develops Leones Converter Software

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For those finding it very difficult to understand how the conversion from Old to New money will look, Young Samuel Adepoju Ayo has develop an amazing tool that will help you in public transportation, business transactions and more .

Samuel Adepoju Ayo is a Nigerian born who relocated Sierra Leonean. Samuel Adepoju Ayo is Software Developer who has a knowledge of 6 programming languages and a graduate from the IPAM University of Sierra Leone where he studied Information technology.

Samuel Adepoju Ayo
Samuel Adepoju Ayo

Samuel Adepoju Ayo had been involved in various freelance projects like USSD Development to connect Farmers to Sellers, E-Learning Application Currently in use by Liccsal Business College, WhatsApp Bot Aggregator that sends news, Krio proverbs and informations to people. Samuel Adepoju  unfortunately discontinued it due to financial constraints. Samuel Adepoju Ayo is passionate about creating  platforms that will help people with their daily needs in Sierra Leone.

Samuel Adepoju Ayo disclosed to Salone Messenger that he is  currently working on few applications which will be launched very soon in Sierra Leone.

Growing up, Samuel Adepoju Ayo has always wondered how the owner of Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg and others built their websites and other platforms. “ I started doing personal research and how to make a website and create designs, I was able to  create static websites at age of 17, but when I got to college I was introduced into Java Language although we didn’t go deeper I took it upon myself myself to use the by then free FBC wifi to learn programming, so I go at midnight with my laptop and gadget to download tutorials then come back home and follow through, by doing so I learnt so much.” Samuel Adepoju Ayo disclosed to Salone Messenger during an interview.

Samuel Adepoju Ayo was inspired to create the Leones Converter Website whilst having a discussion with his brother the night before July 1st. “ I currently work at UBA BANK Sierra Leone as their software developer and I had previously seen people make gross mistakes whilst trying to convert to the new leones from the old one, most people even go ahead to argue about it, so I worked overnight in creating a website that will aid people with the new Leone transition” Samuel Adepoju Ayo furthered that he Is currently working on more features to add to it, like WhatsApp bot for people who are not too technically incline can access WhatsApp.

Samuel Adepoju Ayo
Samuel Adepoju Ayo

Samuel Adepoju Ayo disclosed to Salone Messenger that the  app is not on google play store or App Store but is accessible on the website. He furthered that the  the android app is pending the time the request to publish the app is approve by both IOS and android  platforms.

Samuel Adepoju Ayo Can be reached on +232-78 672866


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Sallu Kamuskay

Sallu Kamuskay is a Sierra Leonean activist, storyteller, and blogger. He was born in Sierra Leone but later relocated to Guinea as a refugee because of the war in his country. Sallu Kamuskay uses his phone to engage on social media, under the name ‘’Salone Messenger’. He Co-Founded the Salone Messenger platform after his experience of the war, Ebola, and injustices. According to him, silence was the root cause of war, and of many social injustices, we continue to face as a nation. In 2013, during the Ebola crisis, Sallu Kamuskay took the risk and volunteered to fight Ebola. He spent some months in both safe and unsafe places; helping the victims and telling their sad stories. The election in 2018, left a divided country with communities fighting on tribal lines. This inspired Sallu Kamuskay to serve as the coordinator of the United Sierra Leone peace concert, which was organized in 4 major parts of the country, targeting violent communities and troubled youth. Sallu Kamuskay led a group of entertainers, activists, and organizations across the country on a peace tour, a program supported by the European Union, United Sierra Leone, Africa Union, ECOWAS, and the Messeh Leone Trust. Sallu Kamuakay has also served as a staff writer for the Hidden Voices Magazine. Over the years, Sallu Kamuskay has been using his Techno phone to be able to tell stories, the phone he used to tell the story of Gbessay during Ebola who was admitted at one of the Ebola treatment centers after rumors that she had Ebola when the actual sickness was ulcer, she was almost abandoned at the treatment canter with no medication provided to her. She could have died. Sallu told the story via social media and was able to secure funding from the United Sierra Leone to buy her medication and advocated for her. She was later discharged and taken home, He did the same to a patient that died and was abandoned in the street, Sallu Kamuskay used his phone and shared the message across, the corps was later taken and buried. It could have been more disaster without his voice. The story of late America Stress 3-year-old daughter. The hero’s daughter was abandon after his father's death. He shared her sad story and was able to get a sister who has taken the child as her own and is currently providing her with educational support. The article of America Stress can be read on the link below Sallu Kamuskay feels the stories of Gbessay, America stress and that of many others need to be told. The media house we have cannot better tell these stories, they are better reporters than telling human interest stories. He created the Salone Messenger platform and brought together passionate storytellers to be able to tell these compelling stories.

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