The Government of Sierra Leone has announced 20th November to 4th December 2021 for the conferment of Sierra Leone Citizenship/Passport Diasporans with African Ancestry, outlining guidelines for the application of the Sierra Leone citizenship.

The Government announces that all applicants for African diaspora accession of citizenship must go through a certified local tour operator in Sierra Leone. A list of the certified Tour Operators is published on the following websites:,,

Here are the guidelines;

Applicants should send a request letter to the Government of Sierra Leone through the Monuments and Relics Commission indicating intent on the subject matter.

Proof of decent to Sierra Leone should be done to prove either Maternal or Paternal lineage.

Refer to notice attached for the additional guidelines.