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Sierra Leone Sports:Johnny McKinstry shortlisted for Rwanda Job

Wednesday, March 11th, 2015

Former Sierra Leone Coach, Johnny McKinstry has been shortlisted for the top job in Rwanda alongside three others – former Chelsea assistant coach Jose Morais, Turkish coach Engin Fırat and German Hans Michael Weiss. According to information reaching this medium Johnny McKinstry was the latest to put himself forward for the vacant Amavubi manager’s job[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: “Sport Policy will develop Sports” – Deputy Minister

Wednesday, March 11th, 2015

The Cabinet of Sierra Leone have approved a Sport Policy for the smooth running of sport and rapid growth in the development and structuring of sport in the country. According to the Deputy Sport Minister Ishmael Al Sankoh Conteh, after thorough research they found out that setting up a Sport Policy for Sierra Leone is[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: The 3 boys move to Cambodia is part of the academy plan”-Martin Michael

Tuesday, March 10th, 2015
Sierra Leone Sports: The 3 boys move to Cambodia is part of the academy plan”-Martin Michael

Managing Director (MD) of Mercury International, Martin Michael has stated that the three boys from the Craig Bellamy Academy’s move to Cambodia is part of the academy plan. “It is to expose these boys to standard football and also to boost their education because minus the football they will also attend school over there. This[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Mercury Donates Le 50m to Squash Assoc.

Tuesday, March 10th, 2015
Sierra Leone Sports: Mercury Donates Le 50m to Squash Assoc.

The Chairman of Mercury International Charity Foundation Samir Hassanyeh has donated a total sum of Le 50 Million on behalf of the company to Sierra Leone Squash Association at their office at 25 Rawdon Street Freetown. During the donation ceremony Chairman Samir Hassanyeh stated that the purpose of dishing out such sum of money to[…]

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[…]