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News Sierra Leone » Sports: Sierra Leone Sports: Roles and responsibilities of a cricket captain

News channel or source: https://awoko.org/2018/02/22/sierra-leone-sports-roles-and-responsibilities-of-a-cricket-captain/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

The Chief Executive Officer of the Sierra Leone Cricket Association, Frances Samura, said a cricket captain must at all times ensure that the game is played within the spirit of cricket, ensures that teammates respect umpires decisions and respects opponents.

News Sierra Leone » Sports: Fifa names match-fixing committee for Sierra Leone

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/sports/soccer/fifa-names-match-fixing-committee-for-sierra-leone/ar-BBJblp8
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

Fifa has named an independent four-man investigation committee to look into potential match-fixing in Sierra Leone. Match-fixing is a rot believed to have eaten deep into the country’s football as several occurrences have been reported, which includes a ...

News Sierra Leone » Sports: Sierra Leone sports minister denies interfering in FA's peace process

News channel or source: http://www.bbc.com/sport/football/42931320
Publication date: Saturday 03 February 2018

Sierra Leone's sports minister, Ahmed Khanou, has denied interfering in the Sierra Leone Football Association's (SLFA) peace process. It follows a letter from Fifa's secretary general Fatma Samoura dated 30 January, warning him not to interfere and to ...

News Sierra Leone » Sports: How Ebola broke Sierra Leone's heart

News channel or source: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/12/05/sport/ebola-sierra-leone-heart-football/index.html
Publication date: hursday 04 December 2014

In this fearful new climate, football has been banned. And to sports-obsessed Sierra Leoneans, the embargo is tantamount to forbidding God. "Football is like a second religion in Sierra Leone," explained the country's Football Association president Isha ...

News Sierra Leone » Sports: Sierra Leone: Sports Ministry Warns Against Illegal Sale of Tickets

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201109021181.html
Publication date: Friday 02 September 2011

Freetown — The Ministry of Youth Employment and Sports is reliably informed that the Sierra Leone Football Association intends to print and sell illegal tickets for the Sierra Leone versus Egypt match scheduled for 3 September 2011. During the last CAF ...

News Sierra Leone » Sports: Sierra Leone rejects FIFA demand to reinstate FA

News channel or source: https://sports.yahoo.com/news/sierra-leone-rejects-fifa-demand-reinstate-fa-174629577--sow.html
Publication date: uesday 15 December 2015

"The Ministry of Sport and the Sports Council have the responsibility to govern sports in Sierra Leone and will stand by the decision to dissolve the Sierra Leone Football Association (SLFA). "FIFA must follow procedures and respect national laws.

News Sierra Leone » Sports: Qatar, Sierra Leone agree to widen ties

News channel or source: http://www.gulf-times.com/story/580629/Qatar-Sierra-Leone-agree-to-widen-ties
Publication date: onday 05 February 2018

an MoU between the foreign ministries of both countries on procedures for political consultations on issues of common concern and an MoU on co-operating in youth and sports. The signing ceremony was attended by a number of ministers. From the Sierra Leone ...

News Sierra Leone » Sports: Sierra Leone cancels all soccer matches over Ebola outbreak

News channel or source: http://www.nydailynews.com/sports/soccer/sierra-leone-cancels-soccer-matches-ebola-outbreak-article-1.1892588
Publication date: uesday 05 August 2014

FREETOWN, Sierra Leone (AP) — Sierra Leone canceled all football matches indefinitely on Tuesday because of the outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus in West Africa. The national football association said it will seek permission to play upcoming African Cup ...

News Sierra Leone » Sports: Ambassador Wallace Hails Deployment of 20 ECOWAS Volunteers to Liberia

News channel or source: https://reliefweb.int/report/liberia/ambassador-wallace-hails-deployment-20-ecowas-volunteers-liberia
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

“It my pleasure to welcome these young and enthusiastic volunteers from ECOWAS member states including Nigeria, Benin, Ghana and Sierra Leone for a year or more selfless services to Liberia,” he noted. The Director of ECOWAS Youth and Sports ...