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Sierra Leone Sports: Beach volleyball…SaLone may qualify for All African Games

Friday, April 17th, 2015
Sierra Leone Sports: Beach volleyball…SaLone may qualify for All African Games

Sierra Leone male beach volleyball team are on the verge of tapping history to qualify for the All African Games in the Democratic Republic of Congo in September. In their quest for qualification they upsetted the apple carts of Gambia and Guinea in two straight sets yesterday. They would play Senegal today to determine their[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: NOC President to chair SLFA Congress

Friday, April 17th, 2015
Sierra Leone Sports: NOC President to chair SLFA Congress

The President of National Olympic Committee (NOC) Dr Patrick Coker will chair the Sierra Leone Football Association (SLFA) ordinary Congress on Saturday 18th April 2015 in Makeni. This was agreed after a meeting yesterday and in a joint press release afterwards states that “SLFA and NOC look forward to the full participation of all congress[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: SaLone Olympic Solidarity athlete to compete at Mt Sac Relays in California USA

Friday, April 17th, 2015
Sierra Leone Sports: SaLone Olympic Solidarity athlete to compete at Mt Sac Relays in California USA

SaLone Olympic Solidarity athlete Hafsatu Kamara is expected to compete at the Mt Sac Relays in California USA on Friday 17th -18th April 2015 where she hopes to continue to better her time as she builds up towards a solid 2015 season and an appearance at the upcoming IAAF World Athletics Championships. Hafsatu Kamara is[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Sierra Leone Hockey Association Plans for 2015

Thursday, April 16th, 2015
Sierra Leone Sports: Sierra Leone Hockey Association Plans for 2015

In a bid to re-establish Hockey as a well-structured sporting discipline in the country, Sierra Leone Hockey Association (SLHA) has outlined its plans for 2015. According to the association’s Scribe, Winston Charles Thomas, hockey is a well-recognized sport and it is loved by many sport fanatics across the world. He said hockey is not a[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: As Schools reopen—News of post-ebola football windfall

Wednesday, April 15th, 2015
Sierra Leone Sports: As Schools reopen—News of post-ebola football windfall

As learning institutions reopen in Sierra Leone on Tuesday, 14th April 2015 after a lockdown of nearly a year, the Sama Foundation, a charity set up by one of the country’s all-time leading match officials, has disclosed plans to supply football kits to some of the schools. The distribution of the kits, which are still[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: 7 man beach Volleyball team off to Senegal

Wednesday, April 15th, 2015

7 man SaLone Beach Volleyball teams both male and female which comprises of four players and three officials left yesterday Tuesday April 14th and will depart from Senegal to compete in the All Africa Games qualification tournament.The tournament will feature hosts, Senegal, The Gambia, Guinea Conakry and the highest ranked in the zone Sierra Leone.The[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: All Stakeholders for SLFA Congress

Tuesday, April 14th, 2015

The much anticipated Sierra Leone Football Association (SLFA) Congress will go ahead this weekend with all delegates from the four regions.This was the outcome of a meeting held yesterday at State House chaired by the secretary to the President Osho Coker. It was unanimously agreed that the “Sierra Leone Football Congress will hold in Makeni[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: SaLone international Kamara awaits more tests

Tuesday, April 14th, 2015

Sierra Leone International, Alhassan Kamara is set for more tests on his lower body injury to determine precisely how long Orebro SK would be forced to cope without him.The former AIK striker is set to be on a lengthy lay-off after the club confirmed he had suffered “Lower body damage”.The club announced last month that[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Para Committee pays courtesy call to NCPD

Monday, April 13th, 2015
Sierra Leone Sports: Para Committee pays courtesy call to NCPD

National Paralympics Committee has made a courtesy call on the National Commission for Persons with disability (NCPD) on Friday April 10th 2015 at their 22a Old Railway Line, Tengbeh Town office. The visit was a success and the NPC executive was well received by the chairman of the commission, Fredrick Kamara who applauded the NPC  […]

Sierra Leone Sports: SWASAL nominations open

Monday, April 13th, 2015

Ahead of the Sports Writers Association of Sierra Leone national and regional elections slated for 23rd May 2015, SLAJ electoral commission has declared nomination open on Friday 10th May 2015.The nomination fees for the National executive President, Vice President and Secretary General is Le300.000.And all other positions Le 250.000Regional Executive positions Chairman, Vice Chairman and[…]