News & Updates

04

Sep
2019
The Telegraph – Is Sierra Leone about to become African tourism’s next big thing?
Posted by: Sierra Leone National Tourist Board /1430
  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 […]
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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 /431
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 […]
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09

Aug
2019
Tourism Ministry Updates Media on Activities
Posted by: Sierra Leone National Tourist Board /272
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 […]
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09

Aug
2019
Tourism Minister Takes Lead in Cleaning Lumley Beach
Posted by: Sierra Leone National Tourist Board /237
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 […]
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