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News Sierra Leone » Travel: UK Mining Firm Accused of Rights Abuses in Sierra Leone

News channel or source: https://www.voanews.com/a/uk-mining-firm-accused-human-rights-abuses-sierra-leone/4254551.html
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

Hearings have wrapped in Sierra Leone from claimants accusing mining company Tonkolili ... Many witnesses were denied visas to travel to London, where the bulk of the trial is taking place in London. It's believed this is the first time a British high ...

News Sierra Leone » Travel: Turkish Airlines launches flights to Sierra Leone

News channel or source: http://www.ttnworldwide.com/Article/274565/Turkish-Airlines-launches-flights-to-Sierra-Leone
Publication date: Saturday 24 February 2018

Turkish Airlines, flying to more destinations in Africa than any other airline, marks another milestone in its international expansion with the launch of flights to Freetown, the capital of Sierra Leone ... to members of the travel and tourism industry.

News Sierra Leone » Travel: Sierra Leone Travel Advisory

News channel or source: https://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/traveladvisories/traveladvisories/sierra-leone-travel-advisory.html
Publication date: uesday 09 January 2018

Exercise increased caution in Sierra Leone due to crime. Violent crime, such as armed robbery, and assault, is common. Local police lack the resources, capacity, and training to respond effectively to serious criminal incidents. The U.S. government is ...

News Sierra Leone » Travel: Chinese trawlers travel farthest and fish the most - study

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-fishing/chinese-trawlers-travel-farthest-and-fish-the-most-study-idUSKCN1G62M4?feedType=RSS&virtualBrandChannel=11563
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

Last year, Chinese trawlers were seized off Senegal, Guinea, Sierra Leone and Guinea-Bissau over illegal fishing. In 2016, Argentina’s coast guard sank a Chinese trawler that was fishing illegally within its territorial waters. China’s Ministry of ...

News Sierra Leone » Travel: UK judge to hold historic hearing in Sierra Leone

News channel or source: http://www.ghananewsagency.org/world/uk-judge-to-hold-historic-hearing-in-sierra-leone-128059
Publication date: uesday 30 January 2018

London, Jan. 30, GNA - A judge of the United Kingdom (UK) High Court will travel to Sierra Leone to hear the case against Tonkolili Iron Ore Ltd, a mining company accused of human rights abuses in that country. This is believed to be the first time such a ...

News Sierra Leone » Travel: Sierra Leone Travel Warning

News channel or source: https://insurancenewsnet.com/oarticle/Sierra-Leone-Travel-Warning-a-544229
Publication date: Friday 15 August 2014

Federal Information & News Dispatch, Inc. The U.S. Department of State warns U.S. citizens against non-essential travel to Sierra Leone. The Department of State urges those U.S. citizens who decide to travel to or remain in Sierra Leone despite this Travel ...

News Sierra Leone » Travel: Ebola-hit Sierra Leone pulls out of London travel exhibition set to draw 50,000 tourism workers from around the world

News channel or source: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/travel/travel_news/article-2814116/Ebola-hit-Sierra-Leone-pulls-London-travel-exhibition-set-draw-50-000-tourism-workers-world.html
Publication date: hursday 30 October 2014

A World Travel Market (WTM) spokesperson said: 'Sierra Leone withdrew its participation from WTM. Guinea and Liberia do not participate at WTM. 'Senegal and Nigeria have been deemed Ebola-free and will be exhibiting at WTM. The Ebola crisis and its ...

News Sierra Leone » Travel: Sierra Leone marathon: How running is rebooting tourism in the country torn apart by Ebola

News channel or source: http://www.independent.co.uk/travel/africa/sierra-leone-marathon-ebola-streetchild-tourism-industry-long-distance-running-event-civil-war-a7970576.html
Publication date: Wednesday 27 September 2017

Welcome to Sierra Leone. In the summer of 2014, 12 years after the end of a devastating decade-long civil war, Sierra Leone went into lockdown just when it should have been booming. The cruel and catastrophic Ebola virus was running rampant and the ...

News Sierra Leone » Travel: Sierra Leone is suddenly the world’s fastest-growing tourist spot

News channel or source: http://www.news.com.au/travel/travel-ideas/best-of-travel/sierra-leone-is-suddenly-the-worlds-fastestgrowing-tourist-spot/news-story/b54e44a2c39fdeea804d38b892f86c94
Publication date: hursday 29 June 2017

Crime, civil unrest and disease are still rife in Sierra Leone, but it has found some unexpected good fortune — it’s suddenly become the world’s fastest-growing travel destination. That’s according to the United Nations World Tourism Organisation ...

News Sierra Leone » Travel: Due to Ebola Deadly Virus Sierra Leone’s national team in travel predicament

News channel or source: http://sierraexpressmedia.com/?p=69546
Publication date: hursday 31 July 2014

Reports reaching SEM Sports UK indicate that players and officials are presently facing a dilemma on their way to Seychelles for the second leg match at Stade Linite in Victoria on Saturday (kick-off 18:30 CAT). Turkey based midfielder Khalifa Jabbie ...