young radio personality of the year

young radio personality of the year

Winner - Marion Precious George

Shy as a kid, but grew up conquering her fears into a fine public speaker. Marion Precious George attended the Dunnet Preparatory school, Rahaman Junior Secondary School, and the Freetown Senior Secondary School for Girls. As the bright student that she was, she was loved and paid attention to especially in terms of public speaking. She was a member of the Children’s Forum Network (CFN), and later joined the Forum of Sierra Leonean Youth Network (FOSYL). She later did her tertiary education at the LICCSAL Business College, were she attained diploma in journalism and media studies.

Her first job was with the Sierra Leone Country Radio88.7 FM, were she gained experience in broadcasting. She is now a news writer and editor, program presenter, producer, reporter, and also worked as a disk jockey (DJ). She owned her own program at the time called ‘Salone Get Talent’.

Because she is zealous and determined, she is able to capture the attention of most celebrities in the country, which made it very easy for her to do her interviews and news writings. She was recommended to work at one of the top radio station in the country, Skyy Radio, in August, 2018, where she works as presenter, producer and reporter, and continuity announcer. She also worked for the National Electoral Commission (NEC) as verification officer in 2017 and observer in the March 7 general elections. Marion is presently doing an online course in journalism and public relation. With hard work and training, she has obtained a certificate in journalism that has added value to her career.