The Sande Society Helmet Mask

The Sande society is an all-female association that seeks to unite women in the communities as a strong social and political force by teaching them virtues through coming-of-age ceremonies. Although most often affiliated with the Mende, these societies exist widely in the ethnic groups of Sierra Leone including in the Temne, the Kono, the Vai, […]

Olayinka Burney-Nicol

Olayinka Burney-Nicol’s studies began at Long Island University, New York, in 1949 and concluded at the Central School of Arts and Crafts, London. In 1964 she spent a year at the Académie de la Grande Chaumière, Paris. Olayinka Burney-Nicol was an important artist in Sierra Leone for many years. In 1958 she was appointed Government […]

Dele Charley

Author of over 30 plays, and numerous playlets, poetry and articles, Dele was at the forefront of the movement to recognize and develop indigenous theatre.

The Majestic Sights and Sounds of Sierra Leone

Discover the majestic sights and sounds of Sierra Leone’s EcoTourism destinations. As you enjoy our one-of-a-kind offerings, do your best to preserve, protect, and promote our tourism assets