28

Jul

MTCA, NTB ENGAGE SALCAB and NATCOM ON E-TOURISM GOVERNANCE PROMOTION

Sierra Leone’s Ministry of Tourism and Cultural Affairs (MTCA) and its sub vented agency, the National Tourists Board (NTB), have engaged officials from Sierra Leone Cable Limited (SALCAB) and the National Telecommunications Commission (NATCOM) to map out strategic ways forward towards promoting E-Tourism governance in the country.   This tripartite meeting was held on Tuesday 28th July […]

24

Jul

MTCA AND ITS SUB VENTED AGENCIES COLLABORATE WITH LINE MDAs TO ASSESS NEWLY DISCOVERED NATURAL SITE

Following a snap visit few days ago, the Ministry of Tourism and Cultural Affairs in Sierra Leone and its sub vented agencies in working relationship with relevant line ministries, departments and agencies (MDAs) on Friday 24th July, 2020 paid an official assessment visit to the most talked-about Mambo/Mile 13 natural waterfall around the mountainous forest reserve overlooking[…]

Reopening of Airport

Reopening of Airport Sierra Leone has reopened its airport to commercial fights after a four month temporary ban due to the COVID-19 health emergency. AYVs Antonia Howard finds out what the resumption of flights means for the hospitality sector.#AYVNews Posted by Africa Young Voices Media Empire on Wednesday, July 22, 2020

10

Jul

MINISTER OF TOURISM AND DELEGATION BRINGING MABALA CULTURAL VILLAGE TO SPOTLIGHT

The able Minister, and the Deputy Minister of Tourism and Cultural Affairs, with members of the Ministry, National Tourist Board, Monuments and Relics commission today undertook a timely and well coordinated fact finding familiarisation trip to the Mabala Cultural Village at Mile 6 just after Waterloo community. This visit is geared towards the total prevailence and thorough[…]

10

Feb

Tourism Minister and Team embark on Domestic Tourism Diagnosis Test Visit at Tokeh Beach

Sierra Leone’s Hon. Minister of Tourism and Cultural Affairs, Dr. Memunatu B. Pratt declared 2020 as the year of Domestic Tourism in Sierra Leone at the Token Beach beach bars and Resorts. Tourism is a private sector-driven, an entrepreneur named Mr. Issa Basma said he priorities the call of the Ministry and its subvented agencies to promote[…]

10

Feb

The minister of Tourism and cultural Affairs Dr Menunatu Pratt meet with hotel operators, travel agents and tour operators

The minister of Tourism and Cultural Affairs Dr. Menunatu Pratt meets with hotel operators, travel agents and tour operators today at the conference hall of the Ministry. The purpose of the meet was to call on all stakeholders in Hotel and travel industry to come on board to promote tourism, she declared this year as a year[…]

06

Feb

National Consultative meeting on the Assessment of 12 Identified Tourism Sites

The Ministry of Tourism and Cultural Affairs, it’s Agencies and the World Bank will be hosting a National Consultative meeting on the presentation of assessments of selected touristic sites for Product Development, supported under the Economic Diversification Project. The event is scheduled to take place on Thursday 6th February, at the Miatta Conference Hall at 08:30 am.[…]

16

Jan

Ministry of Tourism and Cultural Affairs and Statistics Sierra Leone launch National Tourism Census Report

The Ministry of Tourism and Cultural Affairs and Statistics Sierra Leone have launched the National Tourism Census Report at the Miatta Conference Centre in Freetown on Monday January 13, 2020. According to the Minister of Tourism and Cultural Affairs, Dr. Memunatu Pratt the report is the mother of all Geographic Information Systems (GIS) mapping in Sierra Leone.[…]