Author: Sierra Leone National Tourist Board

Sierra Leone National Tourist Board Articles

06

Sep
2019
Visa On Arrival to Sierra Leone.
Posted by: Sierra Leone National Tourist Board /40

As part of government’s commitment to promote tourism and attract foreign direct investment, the Government of Sierra Leone wishes to inform the general public, airline operators, Sierra Leone Embassies and Missions overseas, International Air Transport Association (IATA), international partners and other government bodies that with effect from Thursday 5th September, 2019, a new Visa on […]

04

Sep
2019
The Telegraph – Is Sierra Leone about to become African tourism’s next big thing?
Posted by: Sierra Leone National Tourist Board /201

  Sue Watt, Travel Writer 2 September 2019 • 10:20am With big ears, brown eyes and a nappy wrapped around him, little Caesar has no idea that he represents his homeland. His mother was killed when he was just eight weeks old (he is now aged seven months) and he has since been cared for […]

09

Aug
2019
A revitalised and vibrant Sierra Leone is hoping to entice visitors with a responsible tourism focus
Posted by: Sierra Leone National Tourist Board /103

Cradled feet away in the arms of Mama P, his surrogate human mother, Caesar the baby chimp toys his tufty hair before casting me a stare so cute and innocently wide-eyed that my heart squeaks. This being Sierra Leone’s Tacugama Chimpanzee Sanctuary, though, home to 89 orphaned chimps, such arresting interactions come served with a […]

09

Aug
2019
Tourism Ministry Updates Media on Activities
Posted by: Sierra Leone National Tourist Board /120

Tourism Ministry Updates Media on Activities At a press conference held in the conference room of the Ministry of Tourism and Cultural Affairs on Monday 5th August 2019, the Minister, Dr. Memunatu Pratt and team updated the media on the progress made so far in re-branding the country’s tourism in a bid to attract more […]

09

Aug
2019
Tourism Minister Takes Lead in Cleaning Lumley Beach
Posted by: Sierra Leone National Tourist Board /85

Tourism Minister Takes Lead in Cleaning Lumley Beach One of the most outstanding ministers in President Bio’s led government of New Direction, Dr. Memunatu B. Pratt who happens to be the former Head of Department for Peace and Conflict Studies at FBC and now the current Minister of Tourism and Cultural Affairs was with her […]

27

Jun
2019
CANADIAN TOUR OPERATING COMPANY CONFIRMS SIERRA LEONE AS A TOURISM MELTING POT.
Posted by: Sierra Leone National Tourist Board /153

In changing the storyline of a tourism destination like Sierra Leone, from hoax and negative hypes.   The right moves to attract the tourist generating regions is through constant Destination marketing using B2B strategy and approach as introduced by the Minister of Tourism and Cultural Affairs using a tool kit known as “Tourism Governance” (TG) […]

25

Jun
2019
NIAGARA CITY MAYOR -ONTARIO AND SIERRA LEONE MINISTER OF TOURISM SETTLED DEALS FOR HEALTHY PARTNERSHIP FOR TOURISM DEVELOPMENT
Posted by: Sierra Leone National Tourist Board /127

It has happened again today in the twinkled of an eye, Sierra Leone Minister of Tourism and Culture clinched another partnership and collaboration deal and settlement within twenty-five minutes of one on one discussion with Mayor James M. Diodati of Niagara City Ontario. Giving a detailed backdrop of the meeting, the Minister and delegation did […]

22

Jun
2019
SIERRA LEONE SET TO ATTRACT CRUISE SHIPS THROUGH MONTREAL’S CRUISE DIALOGUES
Posted by: Sierra Leone National Tourist Board /127

“Sierra Leone meets the pre-requisite for Cruise liners,” says Montreal Cruise port Manager.   It has been a successful day for the Sierra Leone Tourism delegation, even though queued with random meetings and discussions around the development of the tourism sector and other related spheres.   Leaving Ottawa to Montreal takes a minimum of three […]

21

Jun
2019
QUEBEC TOURISM UNIVERSITY RECEIVED SIERRA LEONE DELEGATION WITH GRAND PATRONAGE.
Posted by: Sierra Leone National Tourist Board /128

This trip is not a trade fair that normally runs with distribution and exhibition of tourism promotional materials but rather this time, it has taken a penetrative and smart approach of meeting the industry tactful and ideal professionals to change our storylines with their shared experience and coherent partnerships with a stronger and better but […]

20

Jun
2019
SIERRA LEONE TOURISM DELEGATION ON A TOP-NOTCH TOURISM AND TRADE ROUND TABLE DISCUSSION WITH CANADIAN FOREIGN DEPARTMENT.
Posted by: Sierra Leone National Tourist Board /108

Just yesterday we spotted the other side of the Minister of Tourism and Culture, when concepts and theories pertaining trade, investment, tourism development, peace, youths and unemployment, human rights and a cohesive working environment, for foreign investment was given a thorough diagnosis by the able Minister of Tourism and Culture of Sierra Leone. This top-notch […]