Female Journalist speaks on media challenges

The Founder and Executive Director of the Media Initiative for Women and Girls’ Empowerment says there are lots of challenges that women face in the media.

Adama Sillah said that it is quite a challenge for women to stay and excel in the media not only in Sierra Leone, but the world at large.

Madam Sillah said that there are so many factors that are responsible for the challenges women face in the media, adding that the way society labels women in the media is one of such.

Madam Sillah said that society should ensure that it embraces women in the media, adding women should be seen as people who can impact society through the media.

She noted that people must stop the stigmatization and intimidation of women in the media. The FrontPage12032020.