Pujehun District made history at the Freetown City Council Hall as its representatives, Mohamed Savo Feika, widely known as Awillo, and Isata Kandakai, emerged as the 1st Runners-up in the prestigious Mr. Sierra Leone and Miss Earth contests respectively, held on October 28, 2023.

In an unprecedented achievement, Awillo and Isata, hailing from the Pujehun District, captivated the audience and judges alike, showcasing their extraordinary talents on the grand stage.

The two contestants received overwhelming support from the district’s stakeholders and residents, who rallied behind them with immense enthusiasm.

This victory marks a significant milestone for Pujehun District, as it is the first time the region has reached such heights in these national competitions.

The spirited performances of Awillo and Isata have not only brought pride to their district but also highlighted the immense talent and potential present in the region.

Pujehun District’s success in these contests follows the remarkable performance of Fatu Koroma in the recent Miss Sierra Leone competition. Fatu, too, showcased her exceptional talents, adding to the district’s growing reputation in the pageant scene and entertainment sector.

The achievement of Awillo and Isata underscores the talent and determination of the indigenous residents of Pujehun District.

Their remarkable journey in these competitions will undoubtedly serve as an inspiration for future generations, encouraging them to pursue their dreams fearlessly.

The district’s representatives have not only made their hometown proud but have also proven that talent knows no boundaries, breaking barriers and setting new standards in the world of pageantry.

As the spotlight shines brightly on Pujehun, the entire district celebrates this historic moment, applauding the exceptional performances of Awillo and Isata in the 2023 Mr. Sierra Leone and Miss Earth contests and Fatu Koroma in the Miss Sierra Leone competition.