ANTONIA HOWARD is the Deputy Director of Operations at Africa Young Voices (AYV) Media Empire. She is one of the Presenters on AYV’s flagship programme Wake Up SIerra Leone; the biggest morning show on television in Sierra Leone. She is also a senior reporter and the lead anchor on AYV’s Prime Time News. When not on screen, Antonia works in the newsroom; editing scripts and producing daily news bulletins. She is the producer of the controversial Hot Seat, presented by Abdul Fonti. She started her career in journalism in 2015. She holds a BA in Mass Communications from Fourah Bay College; university of Sierra Leone and won the Sister’s Choice award for TV Personality of the year 2018.