Sierra Leone and Guinea to play basketball friendly on valentine’s day

The Sierra Leone Men’s National Basketball Team is set to play an international friendly match against their Guinean Counterpart on Valentine’s Day the 14th of February 2021 in Conakry, Guinea.

The essence of this match is to strengthen the relationship between the two National Federations and also to further foster sub-regional integration between Sierra Leone and Guinea. This encounter will be the first between the countries at senior level, as the Sierra Leone  U16 National basketball team were hosted by Guinea in 2019.

This event is spearheaded by The “Sierra Leone Basketball Federation” (SLBF) and “Sports for Development and Peace”(SDP) which is an international organisation based in Sierra Leone to promote peace and unity through sports.

​Other development partners who have shown interest in supporting the event are The Government of Sierra Leone through it’s Ministry of sports, The Guinean Government and its National Basketball Federation and the Life Of a Baller (L?B) Company.

The event Will be live on Guinean National Television and also will be aired on online Facebook TV platforms.
*As a federation, we are kindly calling on all Sierra Leoneans, Businesses and cooperations to give us your full support and we encourage you all to tune in and cheer the team from home.

(Source: africansportsmonthly.com)

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