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News in the ‘Entertainment’ Category

Sierra Leone News: Aminata Bangura Crowned Miss Sierra Leone 2016

Friday, May 27th, 2016

Followed by entertainment from Sierra Leone’s finest artists such as Rozay and a live band, the fourteen contestants made another appearance on stage in their beach wear. This segment, which was the most anticipated by men on lookers, driving their minds wild, came as a disappointment to the men as the ladies were respectfully covered[…]

Sierra Leone News: Miss Sierra Leone Tomorrow

Saturday, May 21st, 2016
Sierra Leone News: Miss Sierra Leone Tomorrow

14 damsels representing 14 districts would catwalk the stage of Bintumani international conference Centre, tomorrow exhibiting not only their provocatively tantalizing bodies but also their mental prowess as they compete for one crown… Miss Sierra Leone 2016! On Tuesday 17th May the organizers’ Miss Sierra Leone Limited and the 14 pageants meet with the Minister[…]

Sierra Leone News: Kao Denero warning to lads

Saturday, May 21st, 2016
Sierra Leone News: Kao Denero warning to lads

Two bad things I noticed among the youths while touring in Sierra Leone for the past few months. People are in the habit of drinking huge quantity of energy drinks sometimes three or four per day which am sure messes with your heart beat n brings you trouble. Energy drink you only allowed to consume[…]

Sierra Leone News: MARJO BONA SALONE’S NEW DANCE QUEEN

Saturday, May 21st, 2016
Sierra Leone News: MARJO BONA SALONE’S NEW DANCE QUEEN

Marjo Lagah Bona is a Sierra Leonean Afrocentric woman based in Pennsylvania, USA. She started dancing at a very young age but started performing at the age of 12 at weddings and other prestigious events. Her inspiration came from the famous African entertainer, named Yondo Sister, who specializes in Soukous music and dance. Throughout the[…]

Sierra Leone News: WeOwnTV injects creativity in Salone film industry

Friday, May 13th, 2016
Sierra Leone News: WeOwnTV injects creativity in Salone film industry

The WeOwnTV Story Challenge, a regional film fund supporting the production of independent documentaries directed by Guinean, Sierra Leonean and Liberian filmmakers has ended with three Sierra Leonean movie directors, John Solo, George Lewis and Michael Kargbo, as winners; with four others as runners up, namely: Mohamed Conteh, Mohamed Sheriff, Michaella Sellu, Amara Lugbou Kamara.[…]

Sierra Leone News: Sierra Leonean Queen and top model

Friday, May 13th, 2016
Sierra Leone News: Sierra Leonean Queen and top model

Ramatu Wurie, a beauty Queen and top Sierra Leonean model, started her career here in Sierra Leone as a young girl participating in a beauty contest. Her first show which brought her to the limelight was winning the Miss Independence 2008 Crown. She continued contesting for several beauty crowns but was not very lucky in[…]

Sierra Leone News: 3 Salone movie directors won ‘WeOwnTV’ Story challenge

Friday, May 6th, 2016
Sierra Leone News: 3 Salone movie directors won ‘WeOwnTV’ Story challenge

Three Sierra Leonean movie directors, John Solo, George Lewis and Michael Kargbo, are winners of the WeOwnTV Story Challenge 2016. In February this year, ‘WeOwnTV’ made a call for story ideas under the WeOwnTV Story challenge 2016. The aim of the story challenge was to select a number of brilliant ideas for documentary films and[…]

Sierra Leone News: Salone Movie Industry on the rise

Friday, May 6th, 2016
Sierra Leone News: Salone Movie Industry on the rise

As the music industry in Sierra Leone keeps gaining momentum so is the movie industry. In recent years, we have seen a barrage of Sierra Leonean movies gracing our screens, some with high standards and some still trying to meet standards. However, we at Awoko Entertainment are proud of the movie industry in Sierra Leone[…]

Sierra LeoneNews: Wizkid live in Sierra Leone

Friday, May 6th, 2016

In celebrating the 55th Independence anniversary, Wizkid a.k.a Star Boy graced the stage at the Siaka Stevens Stadium. The much talked about and controversy show since the start of the year came to fruition as Wizkid stepped his feet on stage. This brought the entire stadium to a shake up as the crowd danced relentlessly[…]

Sierra Leone News:How to cook Rice & Beans

Friday, April 29th, 2016
Sierra Leone News:How to cook Rice & Beans

Ingredients 2 cups (500g) long grain parboiled rice 1 cigar cup (250g) brown/black-eyed beans 500 mls Tomato Stew Chicken or Fish Pepper and salt (to taste) 2 medium onions 2 stock cubes 1 teaspoon thyme Before you cook Rice and Beans 1. Wash and soak the beans for about 5 hours. Discard the water and[…]