Sierra Leone Team

Fanta Kondeh
Community Liaison, (SL)

Fanta Kondeh photo

Fanta was born in Kenema in the Eastern Province of Sierra Leone. In 2013 she was awarded a one-year scholarship to attend High School in the USA as an exchange student, in a cultural exchange program, sponsored by the U.S. department of State and Cultural Affairs. Due to her excellent performance she received another one year scholarship from the African Science Academy to study A Level Physics and Mathematics in Ghana. She won the first prize for the best female innovator in an innovation competition, organized by UNDP. After which she was invited to Ivory Coast to attend the African Youth Conference to represent Sierra Leone youths. She have volunteered with many organizations working with youths, women and children. She is currently studying Mathematics and Computer Science in Higher Teacher Certificate (HTC) at the Milton Margai College of Education and Technology and also simultaneously teaching Mathematics and Physics in Wamagriso Senior Secondary School.

Rashid Sillah
Community Liaison, (SL)

rashid sillah headshot Rashid Sillah is a student supported by Schooling for Life; a  foundation that supports young people through educational support, training in work ethics, time management, math, English language, computer and personal guidance. He attended the St. Edwards Secondary School. He is currently pursuing a diploma in Enterprise Server Administration from BlueCrest College. He is an energetic, enthusiastic hardworking young man. Outside of his technology interests, he is an avid football fan and plays recreational football as a midfielder.