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Sierra Leone Sports: Dr Coker off to Qatar

Thursday, January 29th, 2015
Sierra Leone Sports: Dr Coker off to Qatar

The President of Handball Association Dr Patrick Coker who also doubles as the President of the National Olympic Committee (NOC) departed yesterday Wednesday January 28th 2015 for Qatar. According to the information reaching this medium, Dr Coker has been invited by the President of the international Handball Federation Dr Hassan Moustafa to witness the 24th[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Karate President receives new appointment

Thursday, January 29th, 2015

The president of Sierra Leone Karate Association (SLKA) Sensei Victor Edward Amara has been appointed as the Technical Coordinator in charge of Guinea Bissau, Gambia, Liberia and Guinea by the Union of Karate Association in Africa and the World Karate Federation (WKF). Speaking to Victor Edward Amara, he said his appointment came as a result[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Para gets new executive

Wednesday, January 28th, 2015
Sierra Leone Sports: Para gets new executive

National Paralympics’ Committee (NPC) has elected a new executive that will run the committee of the next five years. It is has been the first time in the history of Paralympics to have an elective congress. Before the elections the acting President Unisa Deen Kargbo in his statement said he was he gratified for the[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Sierra Leone legend Mohamed Kallon honoured by Inter Milan

Tuesday, January 27th, 2015
Sierra Leone Sports: Sierra Leone legend Mohamed Kallon honoured by Inter Milan

One of Sierra Leone most recognized striker and former Inter Milan hitman Mohamed Kallon has been honoured by his former club the Inter Milan ‘Nerazzurri’  following his exquisite and prospect in the Italian Serie A over the years. Kallon was quoted as saying: “I love this club and would love to be part of this[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Cycling association congress postponed

Tuesday, January 27th, 2015
Sierra Leone Sports: Cycling association congress postponed

The Sierra Leone National Cycling Association (SLNCA) congress has been postponed until further notice. The postponement came about when the President of the association Winston Crowther wrote a letter asking for advice concerning the congress Victor Spaine on behalf of the director of Sports in the ministry Saidu Mansaray replied to the SLNCA, and the[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Lions withdraw from Champions League

Tuesday, January 27th, 2015

Sierra Leonean Champions East End Lions have officially been withdrawn from the 2015 Orange CAF Champions League by the Sierra Leone Football Association (SLFA). This means East End Lions will be fined US$1,500 by CAF for failing to participate after they had been entered into the competition and their opponent in the preliminary round Ghana’s[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: CAF orders Kamboi Eagles to play out of Sierra Leone

Monday, January 26th, 2015
Sierra Leone Sports: CAF orders Kamboi Eagles to play out of Sierra Leone

Kamboi Eagles’s participation in the 2015 CAF Confederations Cup is in doubt after Africa’s football governing body, CAF ordered them to play their Preliminary round home fixture against Algeria’s ASO Chlef outside Sierra Leone. Kamboi Eagles are due to travel to Algeria for the first leg match in mid February and host the return leg[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Sierra Leone Sports: Dutch coach defend Kargbo over match-fixing

Friday, January 23rd, 2015
Sierra Leone Sports: Sierra Leone Sports: Dutch coach defend Kargbo over match-fixing

Former Willem II Team Manager and goalkeeping coach Frank Brugel has defended his former player Ibrahim “Obreh” Kargbo who is facing an investigation over match-fixing allegations. According to reports, the Dutch football association (KNVB) is opening an investigation against the Sierra Leonean on alleged match-fixing of two matches in the top-tier Eredivisie. In regards to[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: No Cycling Congress this weekend

Friday, January 23rd, 2015

The much talked about Sierra Leone National Cycling Association (SLACA) elective congress that was slated for Sunday January 25th 2015 will not go ahead as planned. According to reliable information reaching this press, the 4th January 2015 meeting, which was the last day for nomination did not go ahead as was planned It was on[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Africa Teacher vying for Executive Secretary in NPC-SL

Thursday, January 22nd, 2015
Sierra Leone Sports: Africa Teacher vying for Executive Secretary in NPC-SL

Renowned journalist Alexander Thullah aka African Teacher has declared his candidacy for the position of Executive Secretary in the National Paralympics Committee-Sierra Leone. This comes ahead of the Committee’s Annual General Meeting and Elective Congress slated for Tuesday, 27th January 2015 at the Siaka Stevens Stadium. He made this declaration on Tuesday 20th January 2015[…]