The Presidential Pavilion of the Siaka Stevens Stadium in Freetown has had 950 chairs installed as part of the Stadium’s upgrade to an all-seater international standard.

According to the Minister of Sports, Ahmed Khanou, who took Journalists and some members of the Sierra Leone Football Association, on a work site tour, he informed journalists that only 15% of work has been done at the stadium, adding that after the VIP area, the next will be the covered stands, the pitch, and the commentary booth.

Apart from renovating the main stadium pavilions, he also said that work will commence on the renovation and rehabilitation of the stadium hostel. The Minister assured that the first phase of the works will be done before the National League and Afcon 2019 qualifiers begins.

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