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Sierra Leone Sports: Handball executive sets Short Term plans

Friday, July 8th, 2016
Sierra Leone Sports: Handball executive sets Short Term plans

In a bid to develop and promote the sport nationwide, the newly elected executive of the Sierra Leone Handball Association (SLHA) has set aside their short term plans for the next six (6) months. The association scribe Alie Gibril Koroma revealed that after their elective congress, they met as executive members and mapped out strategic[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: SL Brewery donates Le 40m to COFA

Tuesday, July 5th, 2016
Sierra Leone Sports: SL Brewery donates Le 40m to COFA

Sierra Leone Brewery Limited has donated Le 40 Million Leones to the Central One Football Association (COFA) executive of the Inter community league winner on Sunday 10th July between Foulah Tong and Mountain City that will be played at the Siaka Stevens Stadium in Freetown. According to COFA Chairman Sammah Sesay he said they wrote[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: ”Sporting Associations to come on board to support sports for All Commission”Umaru Kakay

Monday, July 4th, 2016

The Chairman of ‘Sports for All Commission’, Umaru Kakay, has called on members of all sporting associations to give their necessary backing to the growth of the Commission. He pronounced this statement during an exclusive interview with him recently in Freetown. Kakay asserted that the ‘Sports for All Commission’ was an initiative of the National[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: MESSAGE BY THE SWASAL PRESIDENT FRANK MAGNUS ERNEST COLE ON WORLD SPORTS JOURNALISTS DAY JULY 2 2016

Monday, July 4th, 2016
Sierra Leone Sports: MESSAGE BY THE SWASAL PRESIDENT FRANK MAGNUS ERNEST COLE ON WORLD SPORTS JOURNALISTS DAY JULY 2 2016

July 2nd each year, Sports Journalists around the world commemorate their achievements and aim further at striving for excellence in our work that is why this day is dubbed as “World Sports Journalists’ Day.” In Sierra Leone like some other sister countries in the sub-region, the celebrations continue to be in low key because of[…]

Sierra Leone Sports:Mercury Charitable Foundation Made 4.2 Billion Leone donations for 6 months

Monday, July 4th, 2016
Sierra Leone Sports:Mercury Charitable Foundation Made 4.2 Billion Leone donations for 6 months

Mercury International Charitable Foundation one of the renowned foundations in the country has made a massive 4.2 Billion Leones donation over the past 6 months from January to June this year. This was made known by the chairman of the Foundation Samir Hassaniyeh. The donation comprises of scholarship, funding medical bills and host of other[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Salone joins Africa and the rest of the world to celebrates 68th Olympic day

Monday, July 4th, 2016

Sierra Leone has joined Africa and the rest of the world on Thursday 23rd June 2016 to celebrate the 68th Olympic Day, which in Africa is highly symbolic this year. According to the President Association of National Olympic Committees of Africa (ANOCA) Intendant General Lassana Palenfo “First of all, it comes at a time ANOCA[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: “Our Trip to Jersey was Amazing”-Coach Fornie Conteh

Thursday, June 30th, 2016
Sierra Leone Sports: “Our Trip to Jersey was Amazing”-Coach Fornie Conteh

The coach in charge of the four junior athletes that went to Jersey for a week training and tour Fornie Conteh has said that their trip to the Island was amazing. Coach Fornie said that they enjoyed the astonishing and standard athletics facilities, they were opportune to train with during their stay in Jersey. She[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: SLAA Pays Courtesy call to chairman sports for all Commission

Wednesday, June 29th, 2016
Sierra Leone Sports: SLAA Pays Courtesy call to chairman sports for all Commission

Sierra Leone Athletics Association (SLAA) and some executive members and athletes have paid a courtesy call on the chairman sports For All Umaru Kakay at his Squash office at the Siaka Steven Stadium in Freetown recently. The visit was as a result of the teams performance in Banjul according to the head of the delegation[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Handball Executive Pays Courtesy Call on Sports Ministry

Wednesday, June 29th, 2016
Sierra Leone Sports: Handball Executive Pays Courtesy Call on Sports Ministry

As part of their developmental plans, the newly elected executive of the Sierra Leone Handball Association (SLHA) paid courtesy call on the Ministry of Sport on Thursday 23rd June 2016. The reason for visiting the Ministry according to the Public Relation Officer of the association, Femie Cole was to introduce their new executive to the[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Dance Sport Federation Officially Launched

Tuesday, June 28th, 2016
Sierra Leone Sports: Dance Sport Federation Officially Launched

The Sierra Leone Dance Sport Federation is a non-profit making organization aimed at supporting various forms of dance at local and  international level. The Federation was officially launched during the first edition of their national championship which they hosted on Friday 17th June 2016 at Globe Cinema Skye Street Freetown. The Federation has been constantly[…]