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Sierra Leone Sports: Sierra Leonean Osman Kakay signs two-year contact

Thursday, December 6th, 2018
Sierra Leone Sports: Sierra Leonean Osman Kakay signs two-year contact

Queens Park Rangers and Sierra Leonean defender Osman Kakay has signed a two-year contract. He posted on Twitter, “Delighted to have signed a new deal at QPR! Onwards and upwards. “I have been here for 13 years and see QPR as my home so I am delighted to extend my stay,” the defender said. “I have played[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: School league activities ends today

Thursday, December 6th, 2018
Sierra Leone Sports: School league activities ends today

All roads will be leading to the Siaka Stevens Stadium to watch the grand final football match between Congress and Government Model Secondary School a match that is going to be thrilling and exciting The champions from the East and the West are going to play for supremacy and the third place match will be played[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Ahmadiyya Muslim girls win volleyball championship

Thursday, December 6th, 2018
Sierra Leone Sports: Ahmadiyya Muslim girls win volleyball championship

One of the players for Ahmadiyya Muslim Secondary School, Mabinty Samura, says they won the female volleyball competition because they were united and focused and determined. She revealed that since the start of the competition they only played five matches and we won all of them, which eventually made us the champion of this year’s volleyball[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Ahmadiyya wins female volleyball competition

Tuesday, December 4th, 2018
Sierra Leone Sports: Ahmadiyya wins female volleyball competition

One of the best schools when it comes to sporting activities came on very strong to win this year’s female volleyball competition for senior schools.  In the first match it was a win for Ahmadiyya 25-12 the second match saw Government Model coming on very strong to level the score by winning the second match[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Banga Farm and Kissy Town play to a goalless draw in WARDFA opener

Tuesday, December 4th, 2018
Sierra Leone Sports: Banga Farm and Kissy Town play to a goalless draw in WARDFA opener

The first edition of the Western Area Rural District Football Association (WARDFA) inter-community football competition on Saturday, 1st December, 2018 kick-started at the Kissy Town playing Field between host Kissy Town versus defending champions, Banga Farm. The match, which started with a dull pace, was quick to come to life with some dazzling skills from the[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Sierra Leone officially out of Total AFCON 2019

Tuesday, December 4th, 2018
Sierra Leone Sports: Sierra Leone officially out of Total AFCON 2019

The CAF Executive Committee at its meeting on Friday 30th November 2018 in Accra, decided on the case of Sierra Leone in the 2019 Total Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers. Sierra Leone is disqualified from the qualifiers and all its matches are annulled. With this development, the Harambee Stars of Kenya and Black Stars have duly qualified[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Scrabble players rank in 2018 African Scrabble Championship

Tuesday, December 4th, 2018
Sierra Leone Sports: Scrabble players rank in 2018 African Scrabble Championship

Sierra Leone’s Scrabble players had a tough start after they missed all five games in day one (morning session). Emmanuel King finished day 3 in 17th place with 15 wins out of 27 and a spread of +404. Abdul Borboh Kamara was excellent on day two and three but finished in 27th position, having won 14[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Celebrating community leagues

Monday, December 3rd, 2018
Sierra Leone Sports: Celebrating community leagues

Christian Dauda, Team Manager of Leone Stars, has said, “The community leagues have played a great role for the past four years to keep the game alive, therefore, we should complement their efforts whenever called upon for assistance.” He added, “That is why I am helping these mini leagues to achieve their aims and objectives. That[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Para Olympians undergo training prior to 2020

Monday, December 3rd, 2018
Sierra Leone Sports: Para Olympians undergo training prior to 2020

The Executive Secretary of the National Paralympics Committee (NPC), Alexander Thullah, has said the one-day training on Para Powerlifting was a success. He described the training as a blessing for those who are undergoing it and appealed to the participants to take the training very seriously because at the end you are going to receive certificates. He[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Volleyball players are up to standard – NaSSIT staff  

Monday, December 3rd, 2018
Sierra Leone Sports: Volleyball players are up to standard – NaSSIT staff  

The President of the NaSSIT staff association, Momodu I. Kamara, says the volleyball matches were impressive. He said that volleyball is really making a head way as one of the most successful sports in the country. He continued by encouraging the young volleyball players especially Ishmael Bangura who he said was outstanding. The National Director of beach[…]