President Akufo-Addo Wraps Up One-Day Visit to Sierra Leone

[Sierra Leone Government] Ghanaian President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has wrapped up a one-day friendly and working visit to Sierra Leone during which the two leaders held bilateral talks aimed at strengthening relations between Ghana and Sierra Leone.

[Sierra Leone Government] Ghanaian President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has wrapped up a one-day friendly and working visit to Sierra Leone during which the two leaders held bilateral talks aimed at strengthening relations between Ghana and Sierra Leone.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

Feature-Bridge in Sierra Leone Sparks Row Over Diamond Mining

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] KOIDU -A dispute over a bridge in eastern Sierra Leone thought to span diamond deposits has divided a local community with a foreign mining company accused of illegally mining the area after volunteering to rebuild the over…

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] KOIDU -A dispute over a bridge in eastern Sierra Leone thought to span diamond deposits has divided a local community with a foreign mining company accused of illegally mining the area after volunteering to rebuild the overpass.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

President Koroma Opens National Sports Development Conference

[Sierra Leone Government] President Dr Ernest Bai Koroma last Friday, 19 April 2017, officially opened the National Sports Development Conference on the theme, “Repositioning Sports for Sustainable Development”.

[Sierra Leone Government] President Dr Ernest Bai Koroma last Friday, 19 April 2017, officially opened the National Sports Development Conference on the theme, "Repositioning Sports for Sustainable Development".

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Kamara Slashes Rio Olympic Time

[Concord] Sierra Leone’s Olympian, Ismail Dudu Kamara on Tuesday clocked 10.75 sec in the 100m dash at the Islamic Solidarity Games to slash his 10.79 sec speed at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games by four second.

[Concord] Sierra Leone's Olympian, Ismail Dudu Kamara on Tuesday clocked 10.75 sec in the 100m dash at the Islamic Solidarity Games to slash his 10.79 sec speed at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games by four second.

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Soccer – John Keister Unveils As New Leone Stars Coach

[Concord] Sierra Leone Football Association (SLFA) and the Ministry of Sports have on Thursday, May 18, 2017, named and unveiled John Kesiter as the new coach of the country’s senior national team, Leone Stars.

[Concord] Sierra Leone Football Association (SLFA) and the Ministry of Sports have on Thursday, May 18, 2017, named and unveiled John Kesiter as the new coach of the country's senior national team, Leone Stars.

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Sierra Leone Trio Fail to Reach 200m Finals

[Concord] Sierra Leone’s sprint trio, Ismail Dudu Kamara, Bockarie Sesay and Dolly Mustapha on Wednesday were unable to make it to the 200m finals at the ongoing Islamic Solidarity Games in Baku, Azerbaijan.

[Concord] Sierra Leone's sprint trio, Ismail Dudu Kamara, Bockarie Sesay and Dolly Mustapha on Wednesday were unable to make it to the 200m finals at the ongoing Islamic Solidarity Games in Baku, Azerbaijan.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

Police Recruit May Go to Jail for False Declaration

[Concord] The Principal Magistrate at the Siaka Steven Street Magistrates’ Court No.1, Dr. Abou Bhakarr Binneh Kamara, yesterday remanded one Fomba Bunduka, a recruit of the Sierra Leone Police at the Pademba Road Male Correctional Centre, pending sent…

[Concord] The Principal Magistrate at the Siaka Steven Street Magistrates' Court No.1, Dr. Abou Bhakarr Binneh Kamara, yesterday remanded one Fomba Bunduka, a recruit of the Sierra Leone Police at the Pademba Road Male Correctional Centre, pending sentencing for the offence of false declaration contrary to the Perjury Act.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone