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December 6, 2017 - The Government of Sierra Leone and the United States of America have joined forces to support the preservation and promotion of the landmark historical

A crumbling old slave fort in Sierra Leone is challenging long-held assumptions about African-American ancestry and could threaten Ghana's domination of African American tourism to the continent, writes

Washington, D.C., May 16th, 2012: In recognition of his role in documenting the historical link between the Gullah people in the United States of America and Sierra Leone,

A team of archaeologists have made an impressive discovery after conducting six weeks of excavation at the ruins of the British Slave Castle at Bunce Island, which was

Bunce Island, the 18th century British slave castle located in the Freetown harbour near Pepel, will finally get the attention it deserves with the launching of a $5

The cold war for supremacy between the Gullah Kinship Association and the minister of foreign affairs, Haja Zainab Bangura is far from over. Attempts by the national executive

Washington: Sierra Leone’s Ambassador to the United States of America, H.E. Bockari K. Stevens, today Monday 9th August 2010 met with members of the Bunce Island Coalition (USA),