Abdul Karim Kabia, popularly known as Fonti, has over a decade's experience in the field of mainstream journalism. He is currently the head of communications and public relations at the Africa Young Voices (AYV) media empire. Fonti has served as editor for five leading newspapers in Sierra Leone. He is also a foremost children's rights activist. He is founder and executive director of the Fontricia Children’s Foundation, which seeks welfare for poor, vulnerable, and disadvantaged children, especially young girls. In addition to giving out educational scholarships, Fonti has led a couple of campaigns to restore the rights of disadvantaged children, including the unprecedented campaign against the decision of the national exams office to illegally seize the college entrance results of some 2000 pupils (mostly girls) in 2015.