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Patricia Mattu Coomber Crownd Miss Central 2021

Patricia Mattu Coomber

Patricia Mattu Coomber Crownd Miss Central 2021

 

Patricia Mattu Coomber  is a Sierra Leonean Student and model , Patricia Mattu Coomber has been crowned winner of the Miss Central 2021 which was held at the Big obasai complex Fredrick st, December 26th 2021. The contest brought together participants from across the country.

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Born on 5th March 2002,  Patricia Mattu Coomber is Sierra Leonean Student and  model , Patricia attended the Nabaweya Islamic Primary School where she completed her primary education, and later moved to Zadet and Queen’s academy where she acquired her  junior school and furthered her senior school education at Freetown secondary school for girls. Patricia  is awaiting to be enroll at the Institute of Public Administration and Management where she intends to pursue Bsc. in Information Technology.

 

After winning Miss FSSG, Patricia got acquainted to Esmara the judge at the event. She showed extreme interest towards her, hence, they both got so close. After the establishment of the  D Modella Modelling Agency, it was somehow obvious for her to include Patricia so she offered her a contract. That was how Patricia got into modelling.

Patricia has participated in many competitions including Miss Freetown secondary school for girls (FSSG), miss senior secondary school and miss Central where she emerge as the winner

Patricia is a Christian with 5”5’ tall and  black skin in colour.

Patrcia represented the Soja  tong community where she advocated against sexual abuse. Her campaign video below.

 

 

 

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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