Winner of BlogforDevelopment for Sierra Leone, Tholoma Sumah will be among other speakers to grace the Kenema District Youth Ambassadors (KeDYA) regional youth summit slated for the 11-12 August 2019 in Kenema District with the theme: Transforming Education.
The summit which will be organized by KeDYA will be bringing together youth from across the country to discuss development challenges and proffer solutions.
Tholoma Sumah who works as a Reporter, Script Editor, Producer and Presenter at the AYV Media Empire will be speaking on the topic: Youth in Agriculture.
A latest survey done in Freetown has shown that 21% of prostitutes in the capital Freetown are children under the age of eighteen years. The research which was done by Pink Power Organization and Brighter Horizon Project also revealed that most of these children had their first sexual experience through rape.
The research shows that these children who constitute this category fall within the age bracket of 11 and 15.