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News Sierra Leone: Sierra Leone Football Association bans 19 officials for life

News channel or source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/41359141
Publication date: Friday 22 September 2017

Two officials banned for life by the Sierra Leone Football Association (SLFA) will not accept the sanction. The duo are among 19 officials banned on Thursday for violating SLFA and Fifa statutes concerning taking football related cases to civil courts.

News Sierra Leone: 11 Foreigners Arrested in Bangkok for Transnational Crime and Overstay - Chiang Rai Times

News channel or source: http://www.chiangraitimes.com/11-foreigners-arrested-in-bangkok-for-transnational-crime-and-overstay.html
Publication date: Saturday 23 September 2017

Chiang Rai Times11 Foreigners Arrested in Bangkok for Transnational Crime and OverstayChiang Rai TimesThe suspects — seven from Nigeria, two from Cameroon, one from India and one from Sierra Leone — were apprehended on Friday night on different charges. Officers from the Tourist Police Bureau, the Patrol and Special Operation Division, the Crime ...and more »

News Sierra Leone: Sierra Leone, at UN debate, stresses preventive diplomacy for regional peace

News channel or source: http://www.un.org/apps/news/story.asp?NewsID=57695&&Cr=General%20Assembly&&Cr1=Sierra%20Leone
Publication date: Friday 22 September 2017

22 September 2017 – A senior minister from Sierra Leone today stressed the importance of mediation and regional partnerships to preserve peace, urging the international body to reflect on reform measures that will uphold the United Nations’ collective ...

News Sierra Leone: PLA Navy, on Humanitarian Mission, Visits Sierra Leone - Women of China

News channel or source: http://www.womenofchina.cn/womenofchina/html1/news/international/1709/4586-1.htm
Publication date: Saturday 23 September 2017

Women of ChinaPLA Navy, on Humanitarian Mission, Visits Sierra LeoneWomen of ChinaThe Chinese Navy's hospital ship Peace Ark is providing humanitarian medical services to the people of Sierra Leone during an ongoing port call in the West African nation, Chinese media reported. The vessel arrived on Tuesday in Freetown, Sierra Leone ...

News Sierra Leone: Sierra Leone FA's Johansen denies corruption charges

News channel or source: http://www.bbc.com/sport/football/41349352
Publication date: hursday 21 September 2017

Isha Johansen is one of just two female FA presidents in the world Sierra Leone's FA president Isha Johansen has been charged with abuse of office and misuse of public funds by the country's Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC). Johansen has been indicted on ...

News Sierra Leone: Sierra Leone soccer head indicted on corruption charges - New Jersey Herald

News channel or source: http://www.njherald.com/article/20170922/AP/309229727
Publication date: Saturday 23 September 2017

Sierra Leone soccer head indicted on corruption chargesNew Jersey HeraldFREETOWN, Sierra Leone (AP) — Sierra Leone Football Association president and Confederation of African Football executive Isha Johansen has been indicted on six counts of corruption, deepening the problems for soccer in the West African country.and more »

News Sierra Leone: Sierra Leone soccer head indicted on corruption charges

News channel or source: http://www.miamiherald.com/sports/article174840946.html
Publication date: Friday 22 September 2017

Sierra Leone Football Association president and Confederation of African Football executive Isha Johansen has been indicted on six counts of corruption, deepening the problems for soccer in the West African country. Johansen, one of the few female ...

News Sierra Leone: Sierra Leone Football Association ban 19 officials amid election dispute - Insidethegames.biz

News channel or source: https://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1055740/sierra-leone-football-association-ban-19-officials-amid-election-dispute
Publication date: Saturday 23 September 2017

Insidethegames.bizSierra Leone Football Association ban 19 officials amid election disputeInsidethegames.bizThe Sierra Leone Football Association (SLFA) has banned 19 officials for life from all football activity, as an ongoing dispute continues around their Presidential election. It has been claimed the decision taken by the SLFA Executive Committee relates ...and more »

News Sierra Leone: PLA Navy, on Humanitarian Mission, Visits Sierra Leone

News channel or source: http://www.womenofchina.cn/womenofchina/html1/news/international/1709/4586-1.htm
Publication date: Saturday 23 September 2017

A nurse from China draws blood as part of an examination of a boy on the Peace Ark on Sept 21,2017. The Chinese Navy's hospital ship Peace Ark arrives on Tuesday in Freetown, Sierra Leone, on an eight-day mission to deliver free medical services to 2,000 ...

News Sierra Leone: WAFU 2017: Super Eagles coach vows to defeat Ghana in final - Daily Post Nigeria

News channel or source: http://dailypost.ng/2017/09/23/wafu-2017-super-eagles-coach-vows-defeat-ghana-final/
Publication date: Saturday 23 September 2017

Daily Post NigeriaWAFU 2017: Super Eagles coach vows to defeat Ghana in finalDaily Post Nigeria“The Super Eagles have become used to winning, from winning the CHAN ticket to conquering Sierra Leone and even Ghana here to reach the final, and we cannot stop now. “We want that winning mentality to remain all the way to the CHAN finals early next ...and more »

News Sierra Leone: Edmond couple bringing aid after massive mudslides hit Sierra Leone

News channel or source: http://www.edmondsun.com/news/edmond-couple-bringing-aid-after-massive-mudslides-hit-sierra-leone/article_d0c269a4-9daa-11e7-a489-cba2d300fe9f.html
Publication date: hursday 21 September 2017

There are eerie similarities between the devastation in Houston, Texas, and Sierra Leone in West Africa. Vast flooding and mudslides occurred in Sierra Leone on Aug. 14. Reports of more than 1,000 people are dead or missing. And there are fears of disease ...

News Sierra Leone: Denver high school is a melting pot of 62 countries - WRAL.com

News channel or source: http://www.wral.com/denver-high-school-is-a-melting-pot-of-62-countries/16964246/
Publication date: Saturday 23 September 2017

Denver high school is a melting pot of 62 countriesWRAL.comBerety, who was born in Sierra Leone in the middle of a civil war, was one of 1,600 students at South High School during the 2016-17 school year. At South, students from all backgrounds and beliefs fill the classrooms, where they are welcomed with ...and more »

News Sierra Leone: Rumph and Associates provides $5,500 for victims of deadly Sierra Leone mudslide

News channel or source: http://blog.al.com/press-releases/2017/09/rumph_and_associates_provides.html
Publication date: Friday 22 September 2017

Sierra Leone - September 22, 2017 - On Monday, August 14, 2017, a hillside collapsed causing a deadly mudslide in Regent near Sierra Leone's capital city, Freetown. Mudslides poured into neighboring communities trapping residents inside their homes.

News Sierra Leone: Speakers Consider Value of Interdependence, Multilateralism, Joint Action in Tackling Global Challenges, on Fourth ... - ReliefWeb

News channel or source: https://reliefweb.int/report/world/speakers-consider-value-interdependence-multilateralism-joint-action-tackling-global
Publication date: Friday 22 September 2017

Speakers Consider Value of Interdependence, Multilateralism, Joint Action in Tackling Global Challenges, on Fourth ...ReliefWebSamura M. W. Kamara, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Sierra Leone, speaking on behalf of President Ernest Bai Koroma, stressed the need to strengthen the role of mediation in the settlement of disputes, highlighting the gains realized through ...

News Sierra Leone: Where is Sierra Leone located?

News channel or source: http://www.worldatlas.com/articles/where-is-sierra-leone-located.html
Publication date: uesday 19 September 2017

Sierra Leone is a West African country near the Atlantic Ocean. The neighbouring countries include Guinea which borders it to the North east and Liberia to its South East. Sierra Leone as a country lies between latitude and longitude 12.2 degrees west and ...

News Sierra Leone: Sierra Leone, at UN debate, stresses preventive diplomacy for regional peace - UN News Centre

News channel or source: http://www.un.org/apps/news/story.asp?NewsID=57695
Publication date: Friday 22 September 2017

UN News CentreSierra Leone, at UN debate, stresses preventive diplomacy for regional peaceUN News Centre22 September 2017 – A senior minister from Sierra Leone today stressed the importance of mediation and regional partnerships to preserve peace, urging the international body to reflect on reform measures that will uphold the United Nations' collective ...and more »

News Sierra Leone: Ending child marriage and teenage pregnancy in Sierra Leone

News channel or source: https://www.unicef.org/infobycountry/sierraleone_100861.html
Publication date: Wednesday 20 September 2017

On 18 September 2017, the Government of Zambia, the Government of Canada, UNICEF, UNFPA and UN Women convened a United Nations General Assembly High Level side event to advocate for accelerating the Common African Position (CAP) on Ending Child Marriage.

News Sierra Leone: Sierra Leone FA bans 19 officials for life - BusinessDay (satire) (press release) (registration) (blog)

News channel or source: https://www.businessdayonline.com/sierra-leone-fa-bans-19-officials-life/
Publication date: Friday 22 September 2017

BusinessDay (satire) (press release) (registration) (blog)Sierra Leone FA bans 19 officials for lifeBusinessDay (satire) (press release) (registration) (blog)The Sierra Leone Football Association has banned 19 officials for violating SLFA and FIFA statutes concerning taking football related cases to civil courts. The group went to court last month to seek an injunction to stop the current executive running ...and more »

News Sierra Leone: Stellar Diamonds seeks to fund first post-Ebola mine in Sierra Leone

News channel or source: http://www.reuters.com/article/us-stellar-leone-diam/stellar-diamonds-seeks-to-fund-first-post-ebola-mine-in-sierra-leone-idUSKCN1BV1T6
Publication date: Wednesday 20 September 2017

LONDON (Reuters) - Stellar Diamonds, a London-listed small-cap, is seeking funding for a $45 million diamond project in Sierra Leone it says will be the first major mining project since the Ebola crisis rocked the country’s economy. Diamonds and other ...

News Sierra Leone: Sierra Leone Football Association Bans 19 Officials For Life - Peace FM Online

News channel or source: http://peacefmonline.com/pages/sports/soccer/201709/328757.php
Publication date: Friday 22 September 2017

Peace FM OnlineSierra Leone Football Association Bans 19 Officials For LifePeace FM OnlineThe Sierra Leone Football Association (SLFA) has issued immediate life-time bans for 19 officials. The sanctions are for violating SLFA and Fifa statutes concerning taking football related cases to civil courts. The group went to court last month to ...and more »