News & Updates

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Jun
2019
MTCA and MRC accord national protection to Bai Bureh’s Grave in a Proclamation Ceremony
Posted by: Sierra Leone National Tourist Board /140
The Ministry of Tourism and Cultural Affairs and the Monuments and Relics Commission have completed a Proclamation Ceremony recognizing the grave of the leader of the 1898 Uprising in Sierra Leone, Bai Bureh ‘Kebalai’ as a National Monument. As Mohamed Faray Kargbo reports, this development would change the face of tourism in Port Loko District. […]
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31

May
2019
Why Sierra Leone should go straight to the top of your must-visit list
Posted by: Sierra Leone National Tourist Board /198
Everyone wanted to believe they’d just seen a pygmy hippo. We’d paused our kayaks after a greyish backside was spotted swishing into the forest. There are fewer than 200 pygmy hippos in Sierra Leone and they’re no easy sighting – but around 80 per cent of them are found in this area. Then again, as […]
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28

May
2019
Ministry of tourism and cultural affairs and National Tourist Board welcome German and Swiss Press Team on a Tourism Familiarization to Sierra Leone.
Posted by: Sierra Leone National Tourist Board /196
Ministry of tourism and cultural affairs and National Tourist Board welcome German and Swiss Press Team on a Tourism Familiarization to Sierra Leone. The Press team from Germany and Switzerland visit to Sierra Leone is as a result of the aggressive tourism positioning pursued by the dynamic leadership at the Ministry of Tourism and Cultural Affairs […]
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28

May
2019
GERMAN PRESS TEAM IN SIERRA LEONE
Posted by: Sierra Leone National Tourist Board /181
The German and Swiss Press Team explore Bunce Island Slave Castle as part of their Familiarization Visit to asses the tourism potential of Sierra Leone The team is hosted by the Ministry of Tourism and Cultural Affairs and National Tourist Board. The group is in Sierra Leone to conduct an empirical and experiential tour of our […]
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