The first the biggest cruise ship in Europe – MS Hamburg ( 420 passengers on board). This is the first time a cruise ship has to call Freetown on Christmas day. Tell the world that Sierra Leone is ready for tourism. Thanks to all that makes this possible.
I had a serene Christmas break at the Outamba-Kilimi National Park in Northern Sierra Leone. So exciting to see monkeys jumping from branch to branch in towering cotton trees and to enjoy the brilliance of what seemed like a thousand stars in the night sky. The highlight was a canoe ride down the Little Scarcies River where[…]
IslandAid in collaboration with MTCA organises program on Island Innovative Climate Action & Cultural Fiesta. 20th-22nd Dec at Tasso Island. Abdul Malik & Momoduu Conteh rep the Ministry.
In order to give foreign VIP guests a diplomatic and dignified welcome, the Government of China through it Embassy on Monday 23 December 2019 donated 31 fleets of cars to the Ministry of Foreign Affair and International Corporation (MFAIC) at the Ministry Tower Hill office in Freetown. The fleets include 5 VVIP vehicles, 5 protocol vehicles, 5[…]
National Diaspora Awards. EXCEPTIONAL AWARDS MINISTER OF TOURISM AND CULTURAL AFFAIRS
Idris Elba granted Citizenship and made Brand Ambassador for Sierra Leone. Hollywood Actor Idris Elba has been granted Citizenship and made a Brand Ambassador for Sierra Leone by President Bio a few minutes ago at State House, Freetown. H.E the President Dr. Rtd Brig. Julius Maada Bio and the First Lady of the Republic of Sierra[…]
Billionaire Entrepreneur, Dr. Victor Roberts whose DNA result confirms his Sierra Leonean lineage has been made honorary Paramount Chief of Sittia Chiefdom, Bonthe District. The ceremony took place in Bonthe Sherbro Island. Here is an account of the event. His face beams with happiness as he went through the traditional rites. Little did he imagine that after[…]
Sierra Leone’s Ministry of Tourism and Cultural Affairs (MTCA) in partnership with one of the leading tour operators in the country known as Visit Sierra Leone (VSL) has on December 9th, 2019 held a press conference to update the public on plans to host the reputable BUDAPEST-BAMAKO Rally (B-BR 2020) as its final destination. Held at the[…]
As part of the tourism promotion drive, Sierra Leone’s Ministry of Tourism and Cultural Affairs (MTCA) has on December 6st 2019 played host to the Lead Coordinator of the February 2020 Budapest-Bamako Rally, Mr. Andrew G. Szabo from Hungary Held at the Hon. Minister of MTCA’s office in Freetown, the CEO of Visit SL, Mr. Binbola Carol[…]
On Tuesday, 26/11/2019, there was a friendly gathering of senior soviet politicians, international diplomats and seasoned business executives somewhere in Centre Moscow. In the midst of the tasty noise occasioned by the clinking of glasses, amidst the glitz and glamour of the glossy gathering, there was one man who had his mind fixed on just one thing……![…]