An active member of Women in the Media Sierra Leone (WIMSAL), Aminata Conteh is vying for the position of Youth of the Year 2008, come this Sunday, at the National Pentecostal Church – Garawane Street, Fourah Bay in Freetown.
Aminata, who is attached to the Office of the Vice President, is a hardworking female Journalist who has played pivotal role in the field of Journalism.
Her credibility has prompted members of her congregation to pitch her as one of the contestants and the potential winner.
Speaking to Awoko, she intimated that the celebration is in commemoration of the 38th Annual Thanksgiving.
The celebrations, she said, are in line with her church’s mission to keep youths alive and to raise funds for the upkeep of the church.
She maintained that, due to her active participation in all church activities, she was asked by church members to vie for the position.
By the Grace of God, “I hope to win and work diligently for my church” she said.