Afro History Today in Afro History ! Sierra Leone joins the United Nations in 1961. written by Marc Alexander September 27, 2019 English: Street in Kenema, Sierra Leone. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Freetown (Sierra Leona) (Photo credit: Wikipedia) English: Second graders in a primary school after it was rebuilt after being damaged in the Sierra Leone Civil War. In Koidu Sierra Leone (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Sierra leone in au (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Related PostsToday in Afro History ! The Largest ever mass immunization of yellow fever begins in West Africa in 2009 !Today in Afro History ! Kwame Nkrumah, the first president of Ghana passes away in 1972. Sierra Leone gains it’s independence in 1961 ! Togo gains it’s independence in 1960 !Today in Afro History ! Nigeria Joins the United Nations in 1960 !Today in Afro History ! Uganda gains its independence from the United Kingdom in 1962 !Today in Afro History ! The southeastern region of Nigeria declares independence as the Republic of Biafra, which started a 2 1/2 year civil war in 1967.Today in Afro History ! The Lusaka Protocol is signed in Zambia, ending a 19 year civil war in 1994. Today in Afro History ! Sierra Leone joins the United Nations in 1961. was last modified: August 31st, 2019 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Soul Train Host, Don Cornelius ! Actor, Greg Morris ! Rapper, Lil Wayne ! NFL player, Darrent Williams ! next post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Singer/Dancer, Melody Thornton ! NBA player, Emeka Okafor ! Singer, Ben E. King ! Sprinter, Jodie Williams ! You may also like Heavy rains prompt East Coast flooding July 24, 2018 The only reminder of proposed Suryapet collectorate... December 28, 2017 Concerns over privacy as Orlando airport rolls... June 23, 2018 Annabelle Hay's got talent February 1, 2018 WBLS Welcomes A NIGHT OF LOVE at... November 22, 2017 Steve Madden Brand Ambassador Cardi B Gives... July 11, 2018 Jersey Shore Town Votes To Ban Beach... July 7, 2018 Today’s Afro Birthdays ! NFL player, Alfred... December 12, 2018 Cam seeks the precision to set completion... July 28, 2018 Ariana Grande Drops New Song 'No Tears... April 20, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.