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 ! Uganda gains its independence from the United Kingdom in 1962 !Today in Afro History ! Nigeria Joins the United Nations in 1960 !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 ! Trinidad and Tobago gains independence from the United Kingdom in 1962 ! Lionel Hampton passes away in 2002. 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 Over 70,000 “Amy’s Kitchen” products recalled over... March 24, 2015 Heineken In Hot Water Over ‘Lighter Is... March 27, 2018 Contract, workout regimen among factors in Gronk’s... May 22, 2018 Times Square characters are nuisance, but mostly... July 28, 2014 Inglewood group sues to prevent Clippers arena June 20, 2018 From Cardi B to Drake: 10 new... April 11, 2018 Oregon ranchers pardoned by Trump return home July 12, 2018 Fast track: Lue wants Cavs to speed... May 18, 2018 2 Unaccounted For After East Village Explosion,... March 27, 2015 Q&A: Ben Simmons dishes on rookie season,... April 11, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.