Gullah Leone Blog

Salon Kontri Pot
Our own Chief Foday Ajamu Mansaray and his wife Kenya Malinke Mansaray had the honor of being featured guests on “Salon Kontri Pot”, which is a show that highlights Sierra Leone history and living culture. They share their experiences of being Gullah Geechees who decided to make the journey to motherland several years ago. We would like to extend a very special thank you to Monuments & Relics Commission, Ministry of Culture & Tourism and
Practical Garveyism

Where Can We Find Practical Garveyism?

Posted by Reggie Austin on  August 24, 2020
Comments Off on Where Can We Find Practical Garveyism?
Where Can We Find Practical Garveyism? Our own Chief Foday Ajamu Mansaray and Kenya Mansaray sit down with the hosts of Afrika Speaks with Alkebu-lan to discuss the origins of BSANI, Garveyism, life as repatriates in Sierra Leone and much more. The interview starts around the 44 minute mark.  
Tools & Seeds Farmers Assistance Lecture

Tools & Seeds Farmers Assistance Project (Part 2)

Posted by Reggie Austin on  August 20, 2020
Comments Off on Tools & Seeds Farmers Assistance Project (Part 2)
We hope you enjoyed part 1 of our Tools & Seeds Farmers Assistance project lecture. In part 2, you’ll learn more about food insecurity and the impact it has on communities in Sierra Leone. There is also footage from a historic meeting with the people of Maboya village, where members of our team went over the Tools & Seeds program and plans for further development in that area.   https://youtu.be/Knj4XFmHYXs
Tools & Seeds Farmers Assistance Lecture

Tools & Seeds Farmers Assistance Project (Part 1)

Posted by Reggie Austin on  August 18, 2020
Comments Off on Tools & Seeds Farmers Assistance Project (Part 1)
In 2017, The Tools & Seeds Farmers Assistance Project was launched in Sierra Leone, West Africa. The main goal of the program is to empower and facilitate the overall social-economic development of the host communities in which we farm. In the first of this 2-part lecture, you’ll learn more about the origins of the Tools & Seeds Farmers Assistance Project. We’ve included video of our ongoing farming initiatives in both Maboya Village and the capital
The Founding of Freetown Sierra Leone

The Founding of Freetown Sierra Leone

Posted by Reggie Austin on  August 4, 2020
Comments Off on The Founding of Freetown Sierra Leone
An excellent written history lesson about the founding of Freetown, Sierra Leone. Please sure to check out all 4 parts, written by George Jones over at Medium.    
Tools & Seeds Urban Farming

GRM-SL “Tools & Seeds” Program in The African Diaspora Village

Posted by Reggie Austin on  July 7, 2020
Comments Off on GRM-SL “Tools & Seeds” Program in The African Diaspora Village
Plant a seed and watch it grow! Check out this awesome footage of our “Tools & Seeds” urban farming program in Freetown, Sierra Leone.

2 thoughts on “Salon Kontri Pot Interview w/ Chief Foday Ajamu Mansaray and Kenya Mansaray

Comments are closed.