Meet Nicky Spencer-Coker: B.A. Political Science, Juris Doctor (JD), Barrister and Solicitor of the High Court of Sierra Leone. This lady lawyer is currently a State Counsel in the Ministry of Justice. In addition, this dynamic woman is an extremely popular media personality and the presenter of the Saturday Breakfast Show on Capital Radio SL. Nicky is a professional compere- “holding the mic down” for numerous events in Sierra Leone including fashion shows, beauty pageants, dance competitions, award shows and charity events. In 2007, she moderated the Vice-Presidential Candidates Debate during Sierra Leone’s Elections. She’s an advocate for the empowerment of women and girls and, as such, serves as the current Public Relations Officer of L.A.W.Y.E.R.S (Legal Access for Women Yearning for Equality, Rights and Social Justice)- a female lawyers organization and as a member of the Female Football Committee of the Sierra Leone Football Association (SLFA). At the same time, she is now striving to exercise greater control over her own “brand” with her production company- ‘Sassy Productions’. She is a firm believer in the power of education.
In the fight against Ebola in Sierra Leone, Nicky has been involved in various humanitarian initiatives and has trained operators at the 117 call center. She continues raising awareness of the virus whilst presenting her radio programme.
Wife, mother of two lovely daughters, Sierra Leonean and Proud, Nicky Spencer-Coker.