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Salone’s Bell-Bagie Signs for Weymouth FC

By Ransford Maclean Sierra Leonean winger Abdulia Bell-Bagie has signed for English side Eastleigh Football Club from Weymouth. Forward Bell-Bagie was part of Stockport country FC in the fifth tier English National League.

Mohamed Buya Turay Returns to Sint-Truidense

By Michael John Fofanah Sint-Truidense striker Mohamed Buya Turay was back with the main group in training on Monday ahead of the 2020/21 Belgian Jupiler Pro League season.

New Adventure for Former AC Milan Rodney Strasser

Born in Freetown, Rodney Strasser began his career at local club FC Kallon, before moving to Italy to join AC Milan in 2007. During his time in Milan's youth system, he was a member...

Sports Minister Speaks on Kenema Turf Project

The Minister of Sports, Ibrahim Nyelenkeh, has read through the release issued out by the media wing of the Sierra Leone Football Association (SLFA) and has noted with utter dismay the remarks made against his person on his visit to...

COVID-19 Spread: IOC Postpones 2020 Tokyo Olympics to 2021

By Ransford Maclean The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has officially postponed the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo, Japan to next year, according to a BBC report. This comes after series of concerns for the organizing committee to...

WAFA Calls Athletes to Resume Training

By Ransford Maclean The Western Area Football Association (WAFA) secretariat staff has raised serious concern on the ban placed on all sporting activities till further notice by the Ministry of Sports in order to prevent the spread...

NOC-SL Takes Stance on COVID-19 Threat

By Ransford Maclean The Chef de Mission for the National Olympic Committee of Sierra Leone Unisa Deen Kargbo has said to AYV sports that even though the International Olympic Committee has given the go-ahead for athletic associations...

Nigerian Clinches $1,200 Chess Tournament Prize

By Ransford Maclean Nigerian Olanrewaju Ajibola has won this year’s Zone 4.2 Individual Chess tournament involving over twenty five Chess players at the Hotel Bamoi, in Freetown.  According to Ansumana Kamara, President of the Sierra Leone Chess...

WABA Regional Competition Suspended

By Ransford Maclean The ongoing Western Area Basketball Association (WABA) 2020 league involving nine basketball clubs competing at the Siaka Steven Stadium basketball court has been suspended with immediate effect.  This is according to a press...

Cricket Association Postpones Mercury T20 League

By Ransford Maclean This year’s ODI Mercury International T20 Cricket Premier League that should have commenced this month at the Prince of Wales oval has been suspended with immediate effect by the Sierra Leone Cricket Association.
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Sierra Leone’s President Julius Maada Bio meets National Sports Authority Board Members, Assures of Government Support State House, Freetown, Wednesday 5 August 2020

His Excellency President Dr Julius Maada Bio has today met with Board Members of the newly constituted National Sports...
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Beirut Citizens: Sierra Leoneans Share Your Grief!

By Prince C. Kamara A large blast in the Lebanese capital, Beirut, which killed at least 70 people and injured...

Ghana Government Evacuates Stranded Nationals in Sierra Leone

A number of Ghanaians were on Tuesday, 4th Aug 2020 evacuated from Freetown by the Government of Ghana, aboard a military aircraft.

APC MPs Plan ‘Makeni Lives Matter’ Protest Today

By Joseph Johnson Throw back photo in parliament Members of Parliament (MPs) representing Bombali district have...

Herbert, Daramy Get Self Bailed on Alleged Murder Trial

By Mohamed Kai Former Mayor of Freetown under the All people’s congress (APC) party reign, Herbert George Williams who was...