Sierra Leonean YouTuber, Issadin K, has been shortlisted for the prestigious Vickie Remoe Prize, which will be awarded to two Sierra Leonean content creators for their outstanding example of digital media, including podcasts, vlogs, blogs, and reels or short videos. The award comes with a cash prize of Le 20,000,000, and winners will be announced at an upcoming ceremony.
Issadin K’s selection for the Vickie Remoe Prize is a proof to his talent and creativity as a content creator. Over the past few years, he has built a strong following on YouTube, where he shares videos showcasing the beauty of Sierra Leone and the inspiring stories of its people. His content has been widely praised for its positive portrayal of Sierra Leone and its people, and for its ability to challenge negative stereotypes about the country.
Speaking about his nomination for the Vickie Remoe Prize, Issadin K expressed his excitement and gratitude, saying: “I am honored to be shortlisted for this prestigious award. It is a recognition of the hard work that I have put into creating content that showcases the best of Sierra Leone and its people. I would like to thank my viewers and subscribers for their support and encouragement, and I look forward to continuing to create content that inspires and uplifts. A special thank you to Vickie Remoe for such a move”
The Vickie Remoe Prize was established to recognize and support the creativity and innovation of Sierra Leonean content creators, and to provide them with a platform to showcase their work. The prize is named after Vickie Remoe, a Sierra Leonean media personality and entrepreneur who is widely recognized for her contributions to the media industry in Sierra Leone and beyond.
The prize is open to Sierra Leonean content creators who have demonstrated excellence in digital media, including podcasts, vlogs, blogs, and reels or short videos. The winners will be selected by a panel of judges based on the quality, creativity, and originality of their work.
The Vickie Remoe Prize is a much-needed initiative that recognizes the importance of digital media in promoting positive images of Sierra Leone and its people. By providing a platform for Sierra Leonean content creators to showcase their work, the prize is helping to promote creativity and innovation in the media industry, and to challenge negative stereotypes about the country.
With his nomination for the Vickie Remoe Prize, Issadin K has once again demonstrated his talent and creativity as a content creator, and his commitment to promoting a positive image of Sierra Leone. He has bent on to continue to inspire and uplift viewers, and to showcase the best of what Sierra Leone has to offer.