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Sierra Leone Sports: Global Sports Journalist Association Signs 180,000 Euro Deal For ‘Sport Media Pearl Awards’

Friday, March 6th, 2015
Sierra Leone Sports: Global Sports Journalist Association Signs 180,000 Euro Deal For ‘Sport Media Pearl Awards’

History was made at the opening of the 78th International Sports Press Association (AIPS) Congress at Le Carrousel du Louvre Museum in Paris, when on Wednesday 2nd March 2015 it was announced that the Abu Dhabi Media also known as ADM, has signed a Memorandum Of Understanding (MOU) with the AIPS for a contract worth[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: SaLone Scrabble Clinch Gold in Diaspora Tournament

Thursday, March 5th, 2015
Sierra Leone Sports: SaLone Scrabble Clinch Gold in Diaspora Tournament

Sierra Leone Scrabble player based in England Mohamed Alieu Kamara has won his first scrabble competition in 2015, after clinching a gold medal in the just concluded diaspora scrabble tournament hosted in London, England. The tournament, which was originally organized for African scrabble players annually, has gradually gained the attention of players from different part[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Lamin Bangura secures first win as Santoba Coach

Thursday, March 5th, 2015
Sierra Leone Sports: Lamin Bangura secures first win as Santoba Coach

Former Sierra Leone International Lamin Bangura secured his first win as Santoba boss with a victory over Atlético de Coléah on Saturday at the September 28 Stadium, Guinea since taking charge of the Guinean side. The result kept Santoba FC off the bottom. Goals from Amadou Oury Keita; Simon Oscar Tahi released the pressure off[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Former Golf President showers praises on Arne Johansen

Wednesday, March 4th, 2015

Former Freetown Golf President Solomon Samba has showered praises on Arne Johansen, Captain of Golf Club for the support he has been giving to the club over the past years. Samba said that the Golf Course is in good shape and this could not have been achieved without the hard work and dedication to duty[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Companies were reluctant to host tournament -Solomon Samba

Tuesday, March 3rd, 2015
Sierra Leone Sports: Companies were reluctant to host tournament -Solomon Samba

The former President of the Freetown Golf Club Solomon Samba in his speech to the members during the Annual General Meeting (AGM) said that companies were reluctant to host tournament even before the outbreak. He said that this was due to the huge financial outlay involved that why we have try to trim the cost[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Craig Bellamy Foundation Boys sign PPCFC Contract

Tuesday, March 3rd, 2015

Three Craig Bellamy Foundation Boys, Santigie Koroma, Suleiman Samura and Umaru Samura have signed with Cambodian side Phnom Penh Crown until October 2015. According to PPCFC, Santigie Koroma, 18, Suleiman Samura 17, and Umaru Samura 16 have all agreed to join the five times Cambodian league holders. Santigie, who made his international debut for Sierra[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: First Lady Visits President of Women in Sports

Monday, March 2nd, 2015
Sierra Leone Sports: First Lady Visits President of Women in Sports

The First Lady of the Republic of Sierra Leone, Sia Koroma has visited the Woman of Sports, Pamela Williams, at her Jones street residence for the role she has played in sports and to also sympathize with her for the loss of her only daughter. According to the First Lady, she decided to visit Pamela[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Yada Williams heads Freetown Golf Club

Monday, March 2nd, 2015
Sierra Leone Sports: Yada Williams heads Freetown Golf Club

Freetown Golf Club on Thursday, 27 February elected a-12 man executive that will run the club for a period of one year with, Yada Williams as the new President. Before the election the outgoing President Solomon Samba said the year 2014 could best be described as “very challenging” for the club due to the outbreak[…]

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[…]