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Sierra Leone FA president Isha Johansen cleared of corruption charges

A Freetown high court has acquitted former Sierra Leone Football Association (SLFA) president Isha Johansen of all corruption charges on Monday.

Sierra Leone acquits football chiefs after corruption trial

Two former heads of the Sierra Leone Football Association (SLFA) were cleared of corruption charges on Monday after a high-profile case that led to a bust-up with FIFA.

Cameroon knocks CAF over AFCON snub

The government of Cameroon yesterday has officially reacted to the withdrawal of the country’s hosting rights for next year’s Africa Cup of Nations.

Sierra Leone disqualified from 2019 AFCON qualifiers

Sierra Leone have been disqualified from the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying campaign due to government interference in the the country's football association.

CAF calls off Kenya vs Sierra Leone AFCON qualifier

The Confederation of African Football (Caf) has confirmed that the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier between Kenya and Sierra Leone will not take place in Nairobi on Sunday.

AFCON: CAF cancels Ghana vs Sierra Leone qualifiers

The Confederations of African Football (Caf) has cancelled back-to-back 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers between Ghana and Sierra Leone this month.
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FIFA ban knocks out Sierra Leone from CAF qualifiers against Ghana

Sierra Leone may have gifted Ghana Black Stars six points in two African Nations Cup qualifiers scheduled for Kumasi on Thursday and Freetown next Monday.

FIFA suspends Sierra Leone FA due to government interference

"The suspension will be lifted once the SLFA and its recognised leadership have confirmed to Fifa that the SLFA administration, premises, accounts and communication channels are under their control once again," Fifa said.
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FIFA warns Sierra Leone it faces ban from global football

Fifa has warned Sierra Leone it risks an international ban following the decision to overturn the leadership of the football association.

Sierra Leone face FIFA ban after anti-graft officials raid FA offices

Sierra Leone face the prospect of a ban from international competition by FIFA after the country’s Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) followed through on a threat to raid the offices of its football association on Tuesday.
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Fifa orders Sierra Leone FA road map to take diversion

The Sierra Leone Football Association (SLFA) says it will be submitting a draft of its new statutes for Fifa's approval in the coming days.

Sierra Leone FA chief Isha Johansen pleads not guilty to corruption charges

Isha Johansen pleaded not guilty to corruption-related charges in a Freetown high court on Monday.

Sierra Leone FA bans 19 officials for life

The Sierra Leone Football Association (SLFA) has issued immediate life-time bans for 19 officials.

Sierra Leone FA suspend coach John Keister over leaks

Sierra Leone coach John Keister has been suspended by the Sierra Leone Football Association after leaking an audio conversation where he is accused of bringing the SLFA 'into disrepute.'

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