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Sierra Leone Sports: Three CBF Boys Off to Cambodia

Friday, February 27th, 2015

Three boys from the first generation at the Craig Bellamy Foundation (CBF) in Tombo left the shores of Sierra Leone on Wednesday 25th February 2015 for Cambodia. According to the assistant manager of the Craig Bellamy Academy Foundation Mohamed Sowe the purpose of their trip to Cambodia is for them to play professional football. He[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Golf Club to elect new executive

Thursday, February 26th, 2015
Sierra Leone Sports: Golf Club to elect new executive

Freetown Golf club will elect a new executive on Thursday 26th February 2015 to run the association for the next one-year. During the election only those who are fully paid up members will vote or be voted for. The reading of the notice convening the meeting will precede the election proper. They will also read[…]

Sierra Leone Sports:Para association representatives meet with coaches

Thursday, February 26th, 2015

Paralympics committee representatives have met for the first time with coaches of different associations under the committee. The meeting was well attended as all coaches or technical directors who were present made vital contribution towards the development of not only their various associations but also the Paralympics Committee. According to Stella Grant the Paralympics representative[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: “Football is all I’ve wanted to do”- Sullay-Kaikai

Thursday, February 26th, 2015

Crystal Palace 19-year-old attacking winger, Sullay-Kaikai   has admitted that being persistent has helped him grow and with a real chance of making it on the biggest stage. The skilful youngster who is presently on loan with Cambridge United from Palace and has already racked up 17 appearances scoring twice, now believes determination is the key[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Congo Govt. assures of a better All African Games

Wednesday, February 25th, 2015
Sierra Leone Sports:  Congo Govt. assures of a better All African Games

The chef De Mission of Sierra Leone Unisa Deen Kargbo who attended the meeting has said that the Government of DR Congo has assured them of a better All African Games which is the 11th edition and which has been slated for 4th -19th September 2015 in Brazzaville. He made this statement during the first[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Olympian Organization Donates Wheelchair to Para Athlete

Wednesday, February 25th, 2015
Sierra Leone Sports:  Olympian Organization Donates Wheelchair to Para Athlete

As part of their responsibilities, Sierra Leone Olympian Organization (SLOO) donated a standard sport wheelchair to Table Tennis Paralympics athlete George Windham on Wednesday 18th February 2015 at the National Olympic Committee headquarter at 25 Howe Street in Freetown. During the donation ceremony the president of Sierra Leone’s Olympian Organization Dove Edwin stated that as[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Sports Writers to elect new executive in May

Wednesday, February 25th, 2015
Sierra Leone Sports: Sports Writers to elect new executive in May

Sports Writers Association of Sierra Leone is expected to elect a new executive in May this year that will run the association for the next two years. This was decided by the entire Sports Writers family. The house also decided that the election will take place in Bo. Both decisions were taken during a general[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: “The Meeting was successful”… NOC Members

Tuesday, February 24th, 2015
Sierra Leone Sports: “The Meeting was successful”… NOC Members

Members of National Olympic Committee-Sierra Leone said the meeting which they held at their secretariat in Howe Street Freetown, on Wednesday 18th February 2015 was successful. The meeting was well attended by thirteen members out of seventeen associations. Absent were the Sierra Leone Football Association (SLFA), Sierra Leone Weightlifting Association (SLWA), Sierra Leone Fencing Federation[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Chef de Mission seminar starts today

Tuesday, February 24th, 2015

Chef the mission seminar for this year’s All African Games in Congo Brazzaville that will take place in September this year will start today in Brazzaville, with Unisa Deen Kargbo representing Sierra Leone in the seminar. According to Unisa Deen Kargbo this is the first seminar in readiness for the All African Games. Sierra Leone[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Former Cyclist remembered

Tuesday, February 24th, 2015

One of Sierra Leone’s finest Cyclists in the country Unisa Kesseba Kargbo who passed away on the 22nd February 2014 has been remembered on Sunday by the Association. To remember this hero in the sports of cycling, Cyclists and officials started at the Siaka Stevens Stadium main gate with a Cycling ride to his house[…]