Special Olympics Africa President Charles Nyambe will visit Sierra Leone on October 24-26, 2023, to officially launch the country's Special Olympics program.
The event will take place at the Special Olympics Sierra Leone headquarters on Sheriff Drive, Lumley, in Freetown. President Nyambe is expected to meet with sports leaders in Sierra Leone to share the ideology of the Special Olympics.
Prior to the official launch, Kenyan Special Olympics trainer Joe Mutua will begin training Sierra Leonean coaches and others on October 20, 2023. Special Olympics Sierra Leone hopes to use this opportunity to learn and grow the sport in the country.