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CAF Postpones 2021 Africa Cup of Nations

By Michael John Fofanah The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has confirmed the postponement of the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations and major changes for the current Champions League and Confederation Cup campaigns. In...

LAB RUM Boosts Track & Field Athletes amidst COVID-19

By Ransford Maclean Some track and field athletes disclosed to AYV that their daily survival is difficult because sports activities have been on hold due to the Coronavirus pandemic in Sierra Leone.

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...
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Antonia Crowned Staff of the Year 2020

Africa Young Voices (AYV) Media Empire, Sierra Leone’s foremost media house dealing in the business of media broadcasting in Radio, TV, Print and Media Production...

VIMETCO Clocks 10, Awards Dedicated Staff

By Aruna Turay Sierra Mineral Holdings 1 Limited commonly known as VIMETCO, has celebrated its 10th Year Anniversary...

ACC Presents Le100M to 3 NACCC Winners

The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) of Sierra Leone, has at its Head Office in Freetown, presented prize money to the tune of 100 Million Leones...

FOCUS 1000 Trains SGBV Champions

By Kemo Cham The local NGO FOCUS 1000 has trained 45 community activists as “champions” of gender equality, as...