Born on August 11, 2000, in Freetown, Sierra Leone, Fatima Kamara is a 23-year-old Sierra Leonean model, seamstress, make-up artist, and third-year student studying Communications Media and Information Studies at the Fourah Bay College. Fatima Kamara is competing in this year’s Miss University pageant, organized by Africa Young Voices Media Empire (AYV) in partnership with the National Union of Sierra Leone Students (NUSS). The event is scheduled to take place on April 26, 2024, at the Radisson Blu Hotel.

Fatima Kamara stands as a blend of creativity and resilience. Her journey began in Freetown, Sierra Leone, where she was born into a family filled with love and ambition.

Currently a third-year student at the Faculty of Communications, Media,

and Information Studies, Fatima is a dedicated scholar. She combines her academic pursuits with a vibrant career as a seamstress, makeup artist, and hair stylist. Her ability to blend the world of fashion and beauty is a testament to her versatility.

Important Life Events:

Fatima’s life has been a tapestry of experiences, each adding a unique thread to her story. From her early years in Freetown to her pursuit of higher education, she has encountered challenges with grace and determination. These experiences have shaped her into the remarkable individual she is today. She participated in the Miss FBC 2023 pageant where she took first runner-up.

Areas of Achievement:

Fatima has made significant strides in her chosen fields. As a seamstress, she weaves threads of creativity into stunning garments. Her makeup artistry and hairstyling skills transform individuals, enhancing their natural beauty. She is a true artist in every sense.
Fatima’s dreams reach far and wide. She aspires to be an activist, using her voice to drive positive change in her community. Additionally, she aims to become a prominent figure in the field of media, sharing stories that matter. Her ultimate goal is to become a lawyer, advocating for justice and equality.


Fatima draws her inspiration from her father, Mr. Musa Kamara. His dedication to their family, his tireless efforts, and his role as both a mother and father figure have instilled in her a deep sense of determination and gratitude. His unwavering support has been the cornerstone of her journey.

AYV Miss University 2023/2024 competition will take place on Friday, April 26 at the Radisson Blu, Mammy Yoko with the winner set to receive a prize package totalling over $15,000 with other packages.
The Africa Young Voices (AYV) Media Empire and National Union of Sierra Leone Students (NUSS), have successfully completed intense auditions for Nine beautiful queens representing various universities countrywide at the Miss University 2023.

The show is set to be held on April, 26, 2024 at the Radisson Blu Mammy Yoko Hotel in Freetown.
The search is on for the next AYV Miss University as Nine ladies auditioned from different universities across the country.