Patrick Jamiru and Kei Kamara
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Kei Kamara meets Sierra Leone charity worker

Middlesbrough FC's Kei Kamara has met a charity representative from his home town in Sierra Leone who is trying to improve life for the striker's fellow countrymen and women.

Kamara and his family fled to the US during a civil war that killed 50,000 people.

Patrick Jamiru, director of Caritas Kenema, a Cafod partner organisation, said fans see the player as an "icon".

BBC Look North's Bob Cooper reports.

  • 19 Feb 2014
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