Author: Sierra Leone National Tourist Board

Sierra Leone National Tourist Board Articles

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Mar
2019
Sierra Leone: Hawaii in Africa
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Sierra Leone: Hawaii in Africa 03/07/2019   At its press conference at ITB Berlin 2019 the West African country was in a confident and buoyant mood. Following political unrest and a serious Ebola epidemic in the period up to 2016, tourism has now become an increasingly important economic factor. Tourism Minister Dr. Memunatu Pratt invited […]

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Mar
2019
Press Release – SIERRA LEONE WELCOMES VISIT BY DR. JANE GOODALL (DBE) WITH THREE MAJOR CONSERVATION AND TOURISM ANNOUNCEMENTS
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Order of the Rokel designation, chimpanzee named Sierra Leone’s national animal and visa on arrival are announced   Images from all events at http://www.cornersun.com/janegoodall – note credits in file names Click here for destination images   Freetown, Sierra Leone, March 4, 2019 – Sierra Leone honored Dr. Jane Goodall (DBE, anthropologist and UN Messenger of […]

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Mar
2019
Marketing Sierra Leone at the ITB Berlin 2019
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The National Tourist Board of Sierra Leone is currently marketing the country at the International Tourismus Borse (ITB) in Messedamm, Berlin. The leading travel trade show brings together thousands of professionals from across the world to network, share ideas and catch up with trends in the industry. Led by the Minister of Tourism and Cultural […]

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Mar
2019
Sierra Leone to participate in ITB Berlin Trade Fair and Exhibition
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Sierra Leone will participate in the world’s leading travel trade show in Berlin, Germany. The International Tourismus Borse (ITB) which takes place from the 6th-10th March 2019 attracts professionals in the travel industry from across the world. Sierra Leone’s Minister of Tourism and Cultural Affairs, Madam Memunatu Pratt has expressed determination to change the negative […]

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Feb
2019
Press Release – Jane Goodall’s visit to Sierra Leone
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SIERRA LEONE HONORS DR. JANE GOODALL (DBE) DURING THREE-DAY ANNIVERSARY TOUR SETTNG STAGE FOR TOURISM DEBUT Major Announcement Expected Impacting Sierra Leone’s Conservation and Tourism Efforts Click here for images Freetown, Sierra Leone, February 21, 2019 – Sierra Leone will welcome Dr. Jane Goodall (DBE, anthropologist and UN Messenger of Peace), the world’s foremost expert […]

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Feb
2019
Tourism Industry begins Landmark Packaging by the launching of the First Tourism In-flight magazine and the opening of the First City Tourist Information Office by The Hon. Vice president of the Republic of Sierra Leone, Dr. Mohammed Juldeh Jalloh.
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By Alimatu Fofanah-OVP Communications Unit. Freetown 5th February, 2019: The Hon. Vice President of the Republic of Sierra Leone, Dr Mohamed Juldeh Jalloh on Tuesday 5th February, 2019 launched the country’s first Tourism In-Flight Traveltainment Magazine and also commissioned the first City Tourist Information Office at the National Museum, Pademba Road, Freetown. Delivering the Keynote […]

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Jan
2019
SIERRA LEONE ATTRACTS THE SPANISH – FITUR 2019
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FITUR is a global meeting point for tourism professionals and the leading trade fair for inbound and outbound Ibero American and other markets. Therefore as the rebranding process continues, Sierra Leone is on a penetrative entry strategy for the Spanish markets using trade fairs like FITUR as a key tool, to re-write the Country’s narratives, […]

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Jan
2019
China endorsed Sierra Leone Visa Free for Service and Diplomatic Passports holders
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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
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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 […]

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Jan
2019
KAFFU BULLOM TANGAINS FESTIVAL
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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 […]