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Why Sierra Leone may be a best kept secret for tourism investment during  COVID-19?
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Why Sierra Leone may be a best kept secret for tourism investment during COVID-19?

editor editor- August 9, 2020

There may have never been a better time to invest in Sierra Leone's travel and tourism infrastructure.  Sierra Leone is ... Read More

Sierra Leone Tourism Minister Pratt acted immediately to keep COVID-19 out
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Sierra Leone Tourism Minister Pratt acted immediately to keep COVID-19 out

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 25, 2020

In Sierra Leone, like it is true in the rest of the world, tourism is the most hurt industry when ... Read More

Sierra Leone deports 4 Japanese tourists for Coronavirus
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Sierra Leone deports 4 Japanese tourists for Coronavirus

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 19, 2020

With one ventilator in Siera Leone, Coronavirus could be highly deadly. Sierra Leone has been trying hard to promote the ... Read More

World Bank looking for tourism sites in Sierra Leone
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World Bank looking for tourism sites in Sierra Leone

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 7, 2020

The Sierra Leone Ministry of Tourism and Cultural Affairs and the World Bank have on 6th FebruaryWorld b 2020 held ... Read More

How Sierra Leone is on a fast track to Safer Tourism in Africa
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How Sierra Leone is on a fast track to Safer Tourism in Africa

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 20, 2019

Known as the New Hawaii in West Africa, Sierra Leone is a founding member of the African Tourism Board This ... Read More

Flights to Sierra Leone about to become more affordable
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Flights to Sierra Leone about to become more affordable

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 8, 2019

In an effort to make air transport affordable and accessible to all Sierra Leoneans and also to promote tourism, the ... Read More

Hawaii in Africa: How Sierra Leone celebrates World Tourism Day
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Hawaii in Africa: How Sierra Leone celebrates World Tourism Day

eTN Managing Editor eTN Managing Editor- September 27, 2019

It's party time in Sierra Leone. Some call Sierra Leone, the Hawaii of West Africa. ravel and tourism has been ... Read More

ICAO: CAA International to strengthen aviation safety oversight in Sierra Leone
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ICAO: CAA International to strengthen aviation safety oversight in Sierra Leone

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 30, 2019

CAA International (CAAi), the technical cooperation arm of the UK Civil Aviation Authority (UK CAA), is to assist the Sierra ... Read More

The new Hawaii of Africa
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The new Hawaii of Africa

editor editor- March 6, 2019

It’s not in the Pacific Ocean. It’s in the Atlantic Ocean. It is called Sierra Leone. With 212 miles (360 ... Read More

Sierra Leone honors Dr. Jane Goodall, setting stage for tourism debut
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Sierra Leone honors Dr. Jane Goodall, setting stage for tourism debut

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 22, 2019

Sierra Leone will welcome Dr. Jane Goodall (DBE, anthropologist and UN Messenger of Peace), the world’s foremost expert on chimpanzees, ... Read More

Sierra Leone Tourism went all out at FITUR to attract Spanish visitors
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Sierra Leone Tourism went all out at FITUR to attract Spanish visitors

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 27, 2019

With its palm-fringed beaches, breathtaking mountains, tropical rainforests, and vibrant culture, Sierra Leone is one of West Africa’s most seductive ... Read More

Hon. Sidie Yahya Tunis named to African Tourism Board
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Hon. Sidie Yahya Tunis named to African Tourism Board

editor editor- October 31, 2018

The African Tourism Board announced the appointment of Hon. Sidie Yahya Tunis, Minister of Tourism and Cultural Affairs Sierra Leone, ... Read More

Sierra Leone Tourism joins efforts of African Tourism Board
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Sierra Leone Tourism joins efforts of African Tourism Board

editor editor- October 31, 2018

The African Tourism Board is pleased to announce the appointment of the Honorable Dr. Memunatu Pratt, Minister of Tourism & ... Read More

Looking at the African Tourism Board with members in 26 countries
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Looking at the African Tourism Board with members in 26 countries

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 16, 2018

The African Tourism Board is a public-private partnership with one strong message. This message is to tell the world that Africa ... Read More

Turkish Airlines launches service to its 52nd destination in Africa
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Turkish Airlines launches service to its 52nd destination in Africa

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 24, 2018

Turkish Airlines, flying to more destinations in Africa than any other airline, marks another milestone in its international expansion with ... Read More

US to stop issuing visas to citizens of Cambodia, Eritrea, Guinea and Sierra Leone
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US to stop issuing visas to citizens of Cambodia, Eritrea, Guinea and Sierra Leone

mm Chief Assignment Editor- September 13, 2017

The US State Department said it will stop issuing certain kinds of visas to citizens of Cambodia, Eritrea, Guinea and ... Read More