Magdalene Sugerlene Konneh, a Sierra Leonean female sport journalist based in Australia, has been nominated for the 2023 ZEST Award in the category of Outstanding Voluntary Leader. The ZEST Awards are a highly respected platform that celebrates and recognizes outstanding achievements in Western Sydney.
Konneh’s nomination for the ZEST Award is a testament to her dedication and commitment to making a positive impact in her community. She expressed her gratitude to her colleagues and friends at the Jesuit Refugee Service, where she volunteers, for nominating her.
The ZEST Awards ceremony will take place on 23 June 2023 at Accor Stadium, Sydney Olympic Park. Konneh’s nomination is a source of inspiration for young women who aspire to make a difference in their communities.
Konneh’s passion for sports journalism has also been recognized, and she has been making strides in her career. Her nomination for the ZEST Award is proof that with hard work, dedication, and determination, anything is possible.
As a Sierra Leonean female sport journalist, Konneh’s nomination is also a source of pride for her country. It highlights the potential of young people in Sierra Leone to make a difference in their communities and beyond. r.