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Sierra Leone Sports:“Winning the Basketball title is a Great Achievement”-Alie Ajazzy

Thursday, May 12th, 2016
Sierra Leone Sports:“Winning the Basketball title is a Great Achievement”-Alie Ajazzy

The head coach of YSC Basketball Club Alie Ajazzy said that winning this season western area inter club basketball league title is a great achievement for his club. YSC beat arch rivals Canon Royals 66-64 in front of an enthused crowd of about 2000 spectators in game 3 of the best of 5 series grand[…]

Sierra Leone Sports:“We are impressed with the outcome of the League”-Duke Wilson

Thursday, May 12th, 2016
Sierra Leone Sports:“We are impressed with the outcome of the League”-Duke Wilson

One of the organizers of the just concluded Western Area Inter Club Basketball League Duke Wilson said that members of the organizing committee of Sierra Leone Basketball Federation are very impressed with the outcome of the league. Wilson asserted that the league was very entertaining, competitive and successful. “The players displayed the best of their[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: NOC executive clocks 3 years in office today

Wednesday, May 11th, 2016
Sierra Leone Sports: NOC executive clocks 3 years in office today

National Olympic Committee (NOC) executive headed by Dr Patrick Coker will today Wednesday 11th May 2016, clock three years in office. Speaking to this medium NOC President Dr Coker said when he took office in 2013, one of their major priorities was to make sure they educate people as much as possible. “Dr Coker also[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: “Holding elective congress is a problem in Sporting Associations”

Tuesday, May 10th, 2016

It has come to the knowledge of sport fanatics across the country that the fears of holding elective congress have been the bone of contention for most of the sporting associations. Most members of sporting associations might always appear to be in good relationship, but when it comes to matters of holding their elective congress[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: SLCA reviews Constitution ahead of elective Congress

Tuesday, May 10th, 2016

Stakeholders of the Sierra Leone Cricket Association (SLCA) have on Saturday 7th May 2016 reviewed their constitution at the St. Edwards Secondary School hall, Kingtom in Freetown, ahead of their elective congress scheduled for June 18th this year. According to the Chief Executive Officer of the association, Francis Trevor Samura, the reviewing was well attended[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Salone to compete in Futbolnet Tourney in Ivory Coast

Monday, May 9th, 2016
Sierra Leone Sports: Salone to compete in Futbolnet  Tourney in Ivory Coast

The Technical Director of the Olympafrica project in Sierra Leone, Frank Turay has disclosed that Sierra Leone has been invited to compete in the Futbolnet tournament in Ivory Coast slated for 27-28 May 2016. He explained six countries including the host, Ivory Coast will compete in what he said is going to be a competitive[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: As NOC boosts Olympafrica —-Keba Mbaye awards scholarship to Isatu W. Gbla

Monday, May 9th, 2016
Sierra Leone Sports: As NOC boosts Olympafrica —-Keba Mbaye awards scholarship to Isatu W. Gbla

With boosts from the National Olympic Committee (NOC) over the years, the Olympafrica project has been capacitated to engage in self-promoted projects aimed at promoting education in the country. As a consequence, one of the pupils of the Olympafrica project in Sierra Leone, Isatu W. Gbla of the Methodist Girls’ High School and nine others[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: “Our Major Priority is to Educate More People” -Dr Coker

Friday, May 6th, 2016
Sierra Leone Sports: “Our Major Priority is to Educate More People” -Dr Coker

The President of the National Olympic Committee of Sierra Leone (NOC-SL), Dr Patrick Coker revealed that when they took up office in 2013, one of their major priorities is to make sure they educate people as much as possible. “One of the things that I said was that we are going to take the first[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: SLCA stakeholders to amend and ratify Constitution

Friday, May 6th, 2016
Sierra Leone Sports: SLCA stakeholders to amend and ratify Constitution

Sierra Leone Cricket Association (SLCA) stakeholders will on Saturday 7th May 2016 amend and ratify the association’s 2012 constitution in conformity with the National Sports Policy Act 2015. In a letter written to clubs by the scribe of the association, Sidney O. Benka- Coker it reads: ‘I am to inform you that as the term[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: “You are now in charge of Sierra Leone Tennis” -Ghanaian Tennis Expert tells coaches

Thursday, May 5th, 2016
Sierra Leone Sports: “You are now in charge of Sierra Leone Tennis” -Ghanaian Tennis Expert tells coaches

Ghanaian Tennis expert, Noah Bagerbaseh Bukari has told participants that underwent the just concluded 2 weeks level 2 coaching course that they are in charge of tennis development in Sierra Leone. He said now that they have gone through the course they need to put more effort in developing grassroots tennis. “We have done all[…]