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Sierra Leone Sports: NOC opens condolence book for Dr A .T Fadlu Deen

Thursday, May 28th, 2015
Sierra Leone Sports: NOC opens condolence book for Dr A .T Fadlu Deen

The National Olympic Committee of Sierra Leone (NOC) has opened a book of condolence of the late Dr. A. T Fadlu Deen at their 25 Howe Street office in Freetown. Before the signing of the book of condolence, NOC President Dr Patrick Coker said when he had the news of the death of Dr Fadlu[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: 5 Golfers off to Senegal today

Wednesday, May 27th, 2015

Five Golfers from the Freetown Golf Club are expected to depart today Wednesday 27th May, 2015 for Senegal to compete in this year’s Senegal Golf Open championship. According to information reaching Awoko, this year’s trip to Senegal was a very tough encounter among the professionals to select the five players they had to battle by[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Sierra Leone Sprinter breaks National Records

Wednesday, May 27th, 2015

On a bright and sunny day at the US Olympic Training Center in Chula Vista California, Hafsatu Kamara, Sierra Leone’s best female sprinter ran the old national records in the 200 and 100 meters for women off the record books to set new ones at 11.78 seconds for the 100 meters and 24.14 seconds in[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Sports Writers get new executive

Tuesday, May 26th, 2015
Sierra Leone Sports: Sports Writers get new executive

Sports Writers Association of Sierra Leone (SWASAL) elected a new executive on Saturday 23rd May in Bo. The executive will run the association for the next two years. The executive will be headed by Frank Magnus Cole who defeated is opponent Ibrahim Babatunde Sesay in the presidential race by securing 50 votes against 47. For[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Sports Journalists urged…Refer to players by given names

Tuesday, May 26th, 2015
Sierra Leone Sports: Sports Journalists urged…Refer to players by given names

I am honoured that i have been given the privilege to deliver the key note address to this congress and it is even more of an honour that i do so in my home city of Bo sweet Bo. I grew up in this most cosmopolitan of cities where 25% of the people supported Kakua[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: The workshop was an eye opener-Magdalene S Konneh

Tuesday, May 19th, 2015
Sierra Leone Sports: The workshop was an eye opener-Magdalene S Konneh

One of finest Female sports Journalists in the country Magdalene S Konneh has said that the workshop which was jointly organized by the Olympic Council Asia (OCA) and the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Department of International Cooperation and development on Women, Sport and the Media in Doha Qatar, from 15-16 May 2015 in cooperation with[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: 102 delegates to cast their votes on SWASAL election

Tuesday, May 19th, 2015
Sierra Leone Sports: 102 delegates to cast their votes on SWASAL election

The Chief Electoral Commissioner of SLAJ James Tamba Lebbie has released the list of eligible voters which is 102 delegates who will determine the fate of the association come Saturday 23rd May, 2015. Out of the 102 delegates 66 are from the Western area, 12 from the Eastern, Southern and Northern region respectively. According to[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: ”My dream has come through” -Ishmail Saidu Kanu

Friday, May 15th, 2015
Sierra Leone Sports: ”My dream has come through” -Ishmail Saidu Kanu

The awaiting public relation Officer of the Sports Writers association of Sierra Leone Ishmail Saidu Kanu has said his dream has come through to be an executive member of SWASAL According to him, that has been his dream for a long time but that dream will come through on Saturday 23rd May when the chief[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: ”I have what it takes to become organizing Secretary”-Musa Sesay

Friday, May 15th, 2015
Sierra Leone Sports: ”I have what it takes to become organizing Secretary”-Musa Sesay

Musa Sesay one of the candidates contesting the position of Organizing Secretary has said that he has what it takes to become the new Organizing Secretary of SWASAL on Saturday 23rd May 2015 in Bo when they should have declared him winner. Musa said that he is going to defeat his opponent Festu J Lahai[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Magdalene off to Qatar

Thursday, May 14th, 2015
Sierra Leone Sports: Magdalene off to Qatar

One of Sierra Leone’s finest female sport journalist Magdalene S Konneh left the shores of Sierra Leone on Wednesday 13th May for Doha, Qatar to attend a two days media workshop on women and sports slated for the 15-16 of this month. She is the third female sports Journalist under women and sports Commission in[…]