Sports

Fifa bans Sierra Leone stadium

By Mohammed Fajah Barrie BBC Sport, Freetown Sierra Leone’s only international stadium has been banned by football’s world governing body. Fifa (...)

| March 2008 | 9016 views

African Nations Cup: Ghana demolishes Nigeria

By Steve Vickers, BBC Ghana came from behind to earn a semi-final place with victory over Nigeria in a game full of drama. Nigeria took the lead on (...)

| February 2008 | 3587 views

Scandal rocks Africans Nations Cup 2008

By Abu B.Shaw, London Barely a week in Ghana 2008 African Nations Cup competition, the emergence of a football scandal has overshadowed the pomp and (...)

| January 2008 | 3061 views

African Nations Cup tournament kicks off

By Abu B. Shaw, London. All roads now lead to the African Nations Cup tournament, the biggest football competition in Africa, which commences on Sunday (...)

| January 2008 | 3077 views

BBC World Service at the Africa Cup of Nations

PRESS RELEASE BBC World Service will be in the heart of Ghana to bring its most extensive coverage yet of the 2008 Africa Cup of Nations to millions of (...)

| January 2008 | 12302 views

Sierra Leone in group of death

By Abu Shaw, London. The happiness that Sierra Leoneans felt after the country qualified for the World Cup draw was short lived as anxiety took over (...)

| November 2007 | 3509 views

Sierra Leonean star to fight deportation

By Abu B. Shaw, London. According to media soures in Britain, the British government is at the moment putting legal papers together to finally execute (...)

| November 2007 | 4182 views

Diouf confirms Senegal U-turn

By Piers Edwards ,BBC Sport, Dakar, Senegal. Senegal captain El Hadji Diouf(pictured) has renounced his decision to quit international football. The (...)

| November 2007 | 2829 views

Young Chernor Bah is footballer of the year

By Tony Bee Conteh, Sydney, Australia. One of the Sierra Leone community youths in Sydney, Australia, has made a name for himself and the Sierra Leone (...)

| October 2007 | 4213 views

Another English club chases Kallon

By Abu B. Shaw, London Mohamed Kallon’s quest for having a go at the English Premier League has remained undiminished despite encountering earlier (...)

| October 2007 | 5045 views

CAF: New contest just for home-based players

By Abayomi Charles Roberts. This year marks the 50th anniversary of the African soccer confederation CAF. Formed in August 1957, CAF has since been (...)

| September 2007 | 3276 views