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Sierra Leone Sports: SWASAL joins AIPS to celebrate World Sports Journalist day

Friday, July 3rd, 2015
Sierra Leone Sports: SWASAL joins AIPS to celebrate World Sports Journalist day

Sports writers Association of Sierra Leone on Thursday 2nd July joined AIPS to celebrate its 91st anniversary The 91st anniversary of AIPS comes at a time when all around us the world of sport is enduring the biggest storm of its history. In the one day symposium organized by SWASAL with the theme; Sports Development[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: From Texas with love future Sierra Leone stars Kitted and booted

Thursday, July 2nd, 2015
Sierra Leone Sports: From Texas with love future Sierra Leone stars Kitted and booted

Most schools in Sierra Leone may have by now heard about the Sama Foundation a Charity that has been responsible for the free distribution of football equipment with a message intended to promote excellence in academic education and sports. But probably very few of these institutions would guess where the Charity’s donation is being put[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: NPC-SL OCP 3 Workshop ends successfully

Wednesday, July 1st, 2015
Sierra Leone Sports: NPC-SL OCP 3 Workshop ends successfully

National Paralympics Committee – Sierra Leone has ended their two day Organizational Capacity Program Worksop successfully from 26th – 27th June 2015 at Boxing Gym in the Siaka Stevens Stadium Brookfields Freetown. Twenty seven (27) participants from different sporting disciplines under the Paralympics movement participated in the two day workshop sponsored by the National Olympic[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Scrabble player donates equipment to SLSA

Wednesday, July 1st, 2015

Scrabble player based in England, Mohamed Alieu Karama has donated scrabble equipment worth $1,000 to the secretariat of Sierra Leone Scrabble Association in Freetown. According to Kamara, he donated the equipment to improve the game back home and upgrade the qualities of the players. He said the donation package includes four standard scrabble set tiles,[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: I want to develop Cycling in Lunsar – Abdul Karim Kamara

Monday, June 29th, 2015
Sierra Leone Sports: I want to develop Cycling in Lunsar – Abdul Karim Kamara

Cycling Sports enthusiast Abdul Karim Kamara has said that he wants to develop Cycling in Lunsar. He made this statement to cross section of cycling members that visited Lunsar recently. He said he has passion for the sports and he wants to see the sports grow in that part of the country. That is why[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Female athlete to represent SLSDWA in World Championship

Monday, June 29th, 2015
Sierra Leone Sports: Female athlete to represent SLSDWA in World Championship

Female athlete Bintu Rabi Jalloh will represent the Sierra Leone Swimming Diving and Water Polo Association (SLSWDA) in World Swimming Championship slated for Kazan, Russia from July 28th August 8th 2015. The Secretary General of SLSDWA Mohamed A. Turay told Awoko in an interview that after they received the invitation, the executive committee met and[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: SWASAL pays courtesy call on NOC

Saturday, June 27th, 2015

Newly elected executive of the Sports Writers Association of Sierra Leone (SWASAL) on Wednesday 24th June paid a courtesy call on the President of NOC Dr Patrick Coker at 25 Howe Street, which is the NOC office in Freetown. In his welcome statement Dr Patrick Coker congratulated the executive and members for having conducted a[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: NPC OCP III Workshop starts today

Saturday, June 27th, 2015

National Paralympics Committee (NPC) will start their two day training programme on Organizational Capacity Workshop three (OCP III) today Friday 26th and ends tomorrow Saturday 27th June 2015, at the Boxing Gym, Siaka Stevens Stadium, Freetown. During workshop about 25 participants are expected to take part in the course and the President of NPC, Unisa[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Karate team pays courtesy call on Sports Ministry

Thursday, June 25th, 2015
Sierra Leone Sports: Karate team pays courtesy call on Sports Ministry

The Sierra Leone Karate Winning Team has paid a courtesy call on the Ministry of Sports Monday 22nd June 2015 at the Ministry’s Bishop House, Skye Street, Freetown. The President of the Sierra Leone Karate Association Victor Amara said it’s their tradition to pay respect to the Ministry of Sports which have always supported them[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: SWASAL meets FANT-SL CEO Erik Rasmussen

Thursday, June 25th, 2015
Sierra Leone Sports: SWASAL meets FANT-SL CEO Erik Rasmussen

SWASAL executive has met with FANT-SL on Monday 22nd June 2015 at its secretariat at Campbell Street. The executive met with the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Danish-born Erik Rasmussen and members of FANT-SL. In his statement, Erik Rasmussen said they were happy to work with SWASAL to achieve their goals regarding community development and soccer[…]