In April and November 2021, the country of Sierra Leone conferred citizenship to people of the African Diaspora with valid genetic ancestry test results and have committed to doing so twice annually.

Watch our documentary short below.

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All individuals interested in citizenship must work through a certified Tour Operator in Sierra Leone or
travel with African Ancestry for our African Ancestry Family Reunion.

Wa are planning two Sierra Leone African Ancestry Family Reunions for 2022:

April 19 - May 1, 2022

The second trip dates are forthcoming.

For specific questions about traveling with African Ancestry, email

For more information about citizenship guidelines and governmental requirements, please direct your inquiries to,, or and

Our next Sierra Leone African Ancestry Family Reunion is April 19 - May 1, 2022