Fifa backs Isha Johansen over use of funds

SLFA president Isha Johansen, who was detained and questioned, is under investigation by Sierra Leone’s Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) over the management of funds received by the SLFA since February. The world football body, Fifa has said in a letter to the Sierra Leone Football Association (SLFA) that there has been no ‘misuse of the funds’

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Sierra Leone down five places in September FIFA Rankings

After a positive result away to Ivory Coast in Bouake in their final 2017 African Cup of Nations qualifier, Sellas Tetteh’s side have slid back out of the world’s top 90 again following their exit from the  Gabon 2017 continental big stage next year. The Leone Stars of Sierra Leone dropped five places in the latest FIFA ranking released on Thursday, September 15 to become

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I’m innocent, says SLFA’s boss Isha Johansen

The President of the Sierra Leone Football Association (SLFA), Isha Johansen has protested her innocence after she was released on bail from the Criminal Investigations Department (CID) on Thursday night. Johansen, who spent a night in detention, has written a heartfelt statement declared herself innocent of any alleged corruption accusation against her and was ‘shocked

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Sierra Leone FA boss Isha Johansen released from detention

The President of the SLFA Isha Johansen was released on bail from the Criminal Investigations Department (CID) on Thursday night after a night in detention. Johansen’s arrest and detention came just after the Sierra Leone Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) started Operation Thunderbolt, which is aimed at intensifying their fight against corruption. The Commission also stated that

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SLFA President Isha Johansen arrested

SLFA President Isha Johansen and former FIFA boss in Photo  The President of the Sierra Leone Football Association (SLFA), Isha Johansen has been picked up by agents of the anti-corruption body in Sierra Leone. Confirming the arrest, according to sources in Freetown is the Chair of the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC), Ardy Macauley. The ACC announced

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