Sierra Leone: SMS Features and Restrictions

Sender ID:

Fully dynamic sender IDs are supported towards Sierra Leone networks except Africell.

For Sierra Leone Africell, dynamic alphanumeric sender IDs are supported while numeric and generic senders are not allowed. We recommend sending your messages with sender IDs that match the message contents to avoid delivery failures.  


There are no additional content restrictions beyond those in our Acceptable Use Policy


Unicode is fully supported.

Concatenated messages:

Concatenated messages are fully supported.

Other features/restrictions of note:

Delivery Receipts:

Handset delivery receipts are not guaranteed for Sierra Leone.


Global SMS Features Overview (Outbound only)

Global SMS Numbers Features Overview

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