Author: Sierra Leone National Tourist Board

Sierra Leone National Tourist Board Articles

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Jan
2019
China endorsed Sierra Leone Visa Free for Service and Diplomatic Passports holders
Posted by: Sierra Leone National Tourist Board /500

China endorsed Sierra Leone Visa Free for Service and Diplomatic Passports holders What Does Visa-Free Travel Mean? Clarity on visa free to Sierra Leone, this leverage is only enjoyed by Diplomats and active government’s employees with service passport status can have access to this pronouncement by the Chinese government. Well one may want t o […]

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Jan
2019
President Julius Maada Bio Closes 2018 Agro-Tourism & Cultural Festival on Bonthe Municipal Island in Sierra Leone By State House Media and Communications Unit on December 24
Posted by: Sierra Leone National Tourist Board /490

Bonthe Municipal Island, Bonthe, Monday 24 December 2018 – His Excellency President Julius Maada Bio has closed the 2018 Agro-Tourism Festival organised by the Ministry of Agriculture and Food Security and the Ministry of Tourism and Cultural Affairs on Bonthe Municipal Island, southern Sierra Leone. The event provided the platform for agricultural and tourism groups from […]

02

Jan
2019
KAFFU BULLOM TANGAINS FESTIVAL
Posted by: Sierra Leone National Tourist Board /410

KAFFU BULLOM TANGAINS FESTIVAL As the year roll by, Tourism festivities crowns it all.  In matching up with responsibilities and strategic plans to create a fair awareness it is highly incumbent on the Tourism sector leadership under the directives of The Minister of Tourism and Cultural Affairs Dr. MB. Pratt in meeting targets and deliver […]

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Dec
2018
HARD WORK PAYS- DR. MEMUNATU B. PRATT MINISTER OF THE YEAR
Posted by: Sierra Leone National Tourist Board /720

Diaspora Focus DEVELOPMENT AWARD- awarded Dr. Memunatu B. Pratt Minister of Tourism and Cultural Affairs as the Best and most outstanding Minister of the year 2018.. Madam Memunatu B. Pratt indeed had a mass public vote and that was also demonstrated by the audience nonstop random applauses, as a signal of genuine win. Dr. Pratt […]

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Nov
2018
WTM DAY ONE – UK tour operators and media gurus request to visit Sierra Leone on farm trip
Posted by: Sierra Leone National Tourist Board /1540

World Travel Market amassed thousands of Exhibitors, Trade visitors, and a cohesive B2B networking. On the 5th of November, which happens to be the first day of the Trade fair, Sierra Leone commenced the trade fair with a well-organized Press Conference, which gathered quite a number of top travel writers, journalists, key Tour Operators and […]

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Oct
2018
Bonthe and Turtles Islands signal hopes for Sierra Leone Tourism Development
Posted by: Sierra Leone National Tourist Board /5590

By Kai B. Saquee The Ministry of Tourism and Cultural Affairs and its Agencies have embarked on massive touristic sites identification and diagnosis, as Bonthe and Turtle Islands signal hopes for the tourism sector. Therefore, as the effort multiplies in positioning Sierra Leone as a set and ready destination, more tourism attractions within the country […]

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Oct
2018
TOURISM MINISTER TAKES SALONE INTERNATIONALLY
Posted by: Sierra Leone National Tourist Board /2890

  By Mohammed Sankoh   The Minister of Tourism and Cultural Affairs, Dr. Memunatu Pratt, has taken Sierra Leone internationally by embarking on a serious marketing and building confidence with investors and tour operators at this year”s International French Market IFTM Top Resa Exhibition 2018 held at Port-De Versailles- Paris from the 25th -28th September. […]

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Oct
2018
Exploration of the touristic potentials of Bonthe Sherbro Islands
Posted by: Sierra Leone National Tourist Board /2130

Officials from the Ministry of Tourism and Cultural Affairs, the National Tourist Board and the Monuments and Relics Commission in collaboration with Citizens for Sustainable Tourism have completed an assessment of the touristic potentials of Bonthe Sherbro Islands. Led by the Director of Tourism in the Ministry of Tourism and Cultural Affairs, Mohamed Jalloh, the […]

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Oct
2018
In love with Nyangai
Posted by: Sierra Leone National Tourist Board /2170

By Mohamed Faray Kargbo   It is not often that one has the opportunity to go to distant places and meet new acquaintances. So whenever such circumstances present themselves, one must do everything humanly possible to grasp and hold it firmly. I first met Nyangai on Saturday 6th October, 2018 when the Ministry of Tourism […]