Last updated: 3 march, 2011 - 12:34 GMT

'Mama Salone'

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Sierra Leoneans will be celebrating 50 years of independence in April and preparations are already well underway.

A contest was organised by the Independence Anniversary Committee, to find the theme song for the event.

A hundred and eighty five musicians from across the country took part but the contest was won by local rap hero, Innocent with his song, 'Mama Salone'.

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