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Former Minister Of Education, Marian Pleasant Kargbo Wins Big As She Bags Bachelor Of Laws With Honors With 2.1

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Former Minister Of Education, Marian Pleasant Kargbo Wins Big As She Bags Bachelor Of Laws With Honors With 2.1

A lady who secured a government grant in aid through the policy of the New Direction Government on teachers kids, that have served in the teaching field for over ten years, Marian Pleasant Kargbo wins big as she Bags Bachelor Of Laws With Honors With 2.1

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The former minister of education at the Fourah Bah College, University of Sierra Leone, Marian Pleasant Kargbo who happens to be an activist and founder of the Marian pleasant foundation has win big as she bags Bachelor Of Laws With Honors With 2.1, bagging the degree in absentia as she is currently outside the currently according to her Facebook post, she wrote a letter to her late mother expressing how grateful she is for attaining to this feat in her education journey.

The LLB degree provides students with a sound knowledge of the general principles of the legal system and an ability to use legal materials effectively. It differs from a traditional three-year law degree course and is designed to be the most relevant and rounded degree in education. It helps students achieve a professional legal career

Apart from the legal industry, this degree can also open the door to a career in journalism, HR, politics, finance, and many more

A young Sierra Leonean lady, Marian Pleasant Kargbo , has risen superbly to become among the newest Bachelor of Law with Honours degree graduates in Sierra Leone proudly shared her academic achievement in a short post Briefly on Facebook.

Read bellow the touching letter Marian Pleasant Kargbo wrote to her late mother

 

“Dear Mama;” Now Everything Awaits Me.” Lady Who Graduated With Bachelor Of Laws With Honors Writes Letter To Her Mother

 

You asked me to keep shining as the world needed my light, you said ‘even though my branches are growing in different directions, my root should remain as one which is to get an LLB Degree’.

Bachelor of Laws with honors is here mama but you are not here to see it.

You knew how throughout my childhood I had wanted to be a lawyer, even when I had my first degree and I was about to have a switch, you let me know that there is a dream to be fulfilled. You never forced me as to what I am to become but you guided me every step of the way. Today I am dedicating this degree to God and in memory of you Mama Naomi Kargbo.

Your husband, my dad, kept his own part of the promise. I saw how he struggled to pay my fees, I had to work and study to help him because I saw the pressure was too much as Precious and Possible also were already in college and he was battling in completing the house. I didn’t want to be a burden mama but your husband made me realize I was not a burden as he was able to secure me a government grant in aid through the policy of the New Direction Government on teachers kids that have served in the teaching field for over ten years.

My textbooks were the oldest and most times my colleagues would tease me because most of the new and updated cases were not in almost all of my books, I managed them mama because you taught me contentment. In the middle of the course, I started having new and updated law textbooks through a friend that has been a source of support throughout this course.

Mama, I became many things inside and outside FBC, I had the opportunity to serve in the student union government as the Minister of Education, I serve my colleague students at the expense of my course, I traveled in and outside the country a lot mama, I was scared, I was worry whether I will graduate with a good results mama but then I remembered how you and papa taught me how to strike a balance between my academic, spiritual, social and moral life and excel in all.

today I am here wishing heaven had visiting hours. I am graduating in absentia with a 2.1 mama since I am somewhere around the world doing what I love.

Your forever baby girl,

Pleasant.”

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 http://ayvnewspaper.com/index.php/k2-categories/item/7350-america-stress-a-hero-to-recognize. 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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