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Apr 28, 2020· In Yengema, Kono, Sierra Leone where in the 1960s and 1970’s they engaged in reckless underground mining for diamonds and gold; European shareholders became billionaires, few politicians bought homes abroad, and environmental impacts caused respiratory diseases and deaths for thousands of residents – same story for us silly Africans.

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No pot of gold for locals as China mines Sierra Leone
No pot of gold for locals as China mines Sierra Leone

Aug 22, 2019· Gold mining has been a relatively small industry inSierra Leonecompared to diamonds oriron ore, but is growing with companies such as Dayu, which says it has the biggest underground gold mine in...

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LIBERIA SIERRA LEONE GHANA Robert Griffis dives into
LIBERIA SIERRA LEONE GHANA Robert Griffis dives into

Dec 15, 2020· LIBERIASIERRA LEONEGHANA Issue dated 15/12/2020 Robert Griffis dives intogoldas seabedminingprojects flounder Struggling to find funds for hisunderseaheavy minerals exploration projects in West Africa, Canadian geologist Robert J. Griffis is back on firm ground in Ghana to prospect forgold.[...] (285 words)

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Gold Production Decline; Sierra Leone Smuggling Mining
Gold Production Decline; Sierra Leone Smuggling Mining

Feb 04, 2020·Sierra Leone’sgovernment has deployedminemonitors and is considering using drones to try and stop the smuggling of diamonds andgoldacross its …

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Sierra Leonean miners working underground in Liberia
Sierra Leonean miners working underground in Liberia

Amongst theSierra Leoneancommunity, Swaray became the unofficial “governor” in the Harry Town, in the Lower Lofa County of Liberia, around six hours from Liberia’s capital, Monrovia. He mines gold but under the auspices of a Liberian landowner.

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No pot of gold for locals as China mines Sierra Leone
No pot of gold for locals as China mines Sierra Leone

Before Dayu, there had been no bigminingcompany for a few years. People flocked to the town to pan forgold,often getting lucky and coming to spend their earnings at Thulleh’s store. Dayu ...

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Sierra Leone mining revenue sinks as pandemic hits
Sierra Leone mining revenue sinks as pandemic hits

May 14, 2020·Sierra Leone miningrevenue sinks as pandemic hits production and prices. Sierra Leoneis weathering a dramatic crunch inminingrevenue as Covid-19 restrictions hurt companies’ ability to exportgoldand diamonds and access essential supplies. Revenue fromminingdropped from $2.24 million in April 2019 to just $0.33 million in April 2020 – an 85% decline year on year, according tomines…

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Getting at the Gold in Southern Sierra Leone Voice of
Getting at the Gold in Southern Sierra Leone Voice of

Better known for its diamond fields, gold exploration andmininginSierra Leoneis on the increase. The British company, Cluff Gold, has announced it will build a mechanizedgold minein the...

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LIBERIA SIERRA LEONE GHANA Robert Griffis dives into
LIBERIA SIERRA LEONE GHANA Robert Griffis dives into

Dec 15, 2020· After launching into underseaminingexploration off the coast of Ghana, Liberia, andSierra Leonein 2017 (Africa Intelligence, 14/01/20), Canadian geologist Robert J. Griffis has had to put his company Poseidon Offshore Minerals's underwater ambitions on stand-by.Poseidon's main financial backer, the Canadian firm Hansa Resources, has pulled out of an agreement signed in 2018 to provide …

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Sierra Leone mining revenue sinksas pandemic hits
Sierra Leone mining revenue sinksas pandemic hits

May 14, 2020·Goldand diamond exports have ground to a halt since March 21, whenSierra Leonesuspended all air traffic in an effort to slow the spread of the coronavirus. Advertisement Shipments from Chinese-owned DayuMining, which operates the country’s largestgold mine, have been on standby for more than three weeks, said Mohammed Daffae, the company ...

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Sierra Leone No Pot ofGold for Locals as China Minesin
Sierra Leone No Pot ofGold for Locals as China Minesin

Gold mininghas been a relatively small industry inSierra Leonecompared to diamonds or iron ore, but is growing with companies such as Dayu, which says it has the biggestunderground gold mine...

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Gold MininginSierra Leone Baomahun Exploration Results
Gold MininginSierra Leone Baomahun Exploration Results

Baomahun is CluffGold’s defining developmentgoldproject inSierra Leone. Definitive feasibility study work is progressing in the immediate resource area, where 2.1Moz of indicated resources (25.6Mt at 2.5g/t) and a further 0.9Moz of inferred resources (comprising 9.6Mt at …

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BeaMountain Shifting to Underground Miningamid
BeaMountain Shifting to Underground Miningamid

Apr 28, 2020· In Yengema, Kono,Sierra Leonewhere in the 1960s and 1970’s they engaged in recklessunderground miningfor diamonds andgold; European shareholders became billionaires, few politicians bought homes abroad, and environmental impacts caused respiratory diseases and deaths for thousands of residents – same story for us silly Africans.

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Mining companies in Sierra Leone Company List
Mining companies in Sierra Leone Company List

Mining companies in Sierra Leoneincluding Freetown, and more. Company List. Search Search. Company ListSierra Leone Mining.Mining companies in Sierra LeoneAdd your free listing . ... Magmapak Pakistan Info Email Web Phone Lahore Magmapak Suit # 24 5th FloorGold MinePlaza Shah Jamal Road Lahore.

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GovernmentGold Diamond OfficeSierra Leone GGDO
GovernmentGold Diamond OfficeSierra Leone GGDO

The GovernmentGoldand Diamond Office ( 1985 in pursuance of government policy to rationalize the foreign exchange regime inSierra Leone, is now theGoldand Diamond Division (GDD) within the National Revenue Authority (NRA). Functions of GDD are: the valuation ofgoldand diamonds for export; and

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Tonkolili Iron Ore Mine MiningTechnology MiningNews
Tonkolili Iron Ore Mine MiningTechnology MiningNews

The Marampamineis a brownfield haematite iron oreminelocated approximately 150km north-east of Freetown inSierra Leone, West Africa.Tonkoliliiron ore deposit is located within the Sula Mountain range and forms part of a banded iron formation (BIF) featuring a north east-south west trending magnetic anomaly.

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No pot ofgold for locals as China mines Sierra Leone
No pot ofgold for locals as China mines Sierra Leone

Aug 22, 2019·Gold mininghas been a relatively small industry inSierra Leonecompared to diamonds or iron ore, but is growing with companies such as Dayu, which says it has the biggestunderground gold minein the country - its only project.

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Resolute to sell Ghanagold mineto China's Chifeng Jilong
Resolute to sell Ghanagold mineto China's Chifeng Jilong

Dec 15, 2020· Australiangoldminer ResoluteMininghas agreed to sell its Bibianiunderground gold mineproject in Ghana to China's Chifeng JilongGold Mining…

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NATURAL RESOURCES Investing inSierra Leone
NATURAL RESOURCES Investing inSierra Leone

Sierra Leoneis a resource-rich country with significant deposits of iron ore, diamonds, bauxite, rutile andgold, as outlined in theSierra Leoneat a Glance section. In 2013, before the drop in commodity prices and the outbreak of Ebola,miningrevenues (including licensing fees, signature bonuses, royalties, income tax, customs duties and other non-taxminingrevenues) accounted for ...

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No pot ofgoldfor locals as Chinamines Sierra Leone
No pot ofgoldfor locals as Chinamines Sierra Leone

Aug 22, 2019· China is by far the biggest importer of minerals from sub-Saharan Africa; it invested about $30 billion in metals mining on the continent in the last decade, nearly 15% of it in Sierra Leone. Gold mining has been a relatively small industry in Sierra Leone compared to diamonds or iron ore, but is growing with companies such as Dayu, which says it has the biggest underground gold mine in the …

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Sierra Leonecommunity'ssuit against diamond miner shows
Sierra Leonecommunity'ssuit against diamond miner shows

FILE PHOTO: The slag from the Octea diamondminesits above the diamond-rich Koidu city,Sierra LeoneMarch 22, 2019. REUTERS/Cooper Inveen

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No pot ofgold for locals as China mines Sierra Leone
No pot ofgold for locals as China mines Sierra Leone

China is by far the biggest importer of minerals from sub-Saharan Africa; it invested about $30-billion in metals mining on the continent in the last decade, nearly 15% of it in Sierra Leone. Gold mining has been a relatively small industry in Sierra Leone compared to diamonds or iron ore, but is growing with companies such as Dayu, which says it has the biggest underground gold mine in the country – its only …

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DevelopingSierra Leone's NewestMine In Depth with
DevelopingSierra Leone's NewestMine In Depth with

Developing Sierra Leone's Newest Mine: In-Depth with Stellar Diamonds CEO Karl Smithson. Stellar Diamonds and parent company Newfield Resources are on the verge of commencing development of their Tongo Diamond Project in Sierra Leone. When completed, it will be the second largest diamond operation in the country. The Diamond Loupe spoke with CEO of Stellar Diamonds and Executive …

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Liberia Fate of 40 Trapped Miners Remains Unknown
Liberia Fate of 40 Trapped Miners Remains Unknown

TAPITA, Nimba County – About 40 miners are still deep underground buried under mud and debris while in search for gold in the Kartee gold mines located in Gboanipea, about 10 kilometers away from Tappita, in District Number Six, Nimba County. Report by Lennart Dodoo, [email protected] and Franklin Doloquee, Contributor

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Sierra Leone Mining, Minerals and Fuel Resources
Sierra Leone Mining, Minerals and Fuel Resources

Aug 31, 2012· The Komahun gold project at Nimini Hill concession in east-central Sierra Leone is operated by Axmin Inc. of Canada. Initial assessments at the project site indicated that an underground gold mine with a six-year mine life can be developed to produce about 1,600 kg/yr.

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The Curse of DiamondMining in Sierra Leone Kiva
The Curse of DiamondMining in Sierra Leone Kiva

The website of a foreign-owned diamondminingcompany inSierra Leonestates, "Our Diamonds Doing Good: Follow our progress as we demonstrate that responsible and sustainable diamondminingcan - and will - elevate and empower the people, the economy, and the country ofSierra Leone." During my second week inSierra Leoneas a Kiva Fellow, I visited Kono district where this company - among ...

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vacancies in sierra leone tongoma mining project BINQ Mining
vacancies in sierra leone tongoma mining project BINQ Mining

Nov 26, 2012· Marampa Haematite Iron Ore Mine, Sierra Leone – Mining … The Marampa mine is a brownfield haematite iron ore mine located approximately 150km north-east of Freetown in Sierra Leone, … Mining, the project includes a …

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Slave labour behind 'blood diamonds' jewellery dug from
Slave labour behind 'blood diamonds' jewellery dug from

Oct 01, 2015· In the country’s underground gold mines, children risk injury from falling rocks and wood beams, pit collapse and lack of oxygen. Boys work alongside adult miners in …

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Sierra Leone mulls mining reform, royalty hike Reuters
Sierra Leone mulls mining reform, royalty hike Reuters

Nov 17, 2009· Amineworker looks onundergroundin Modderfontein eastmine, outside Johannesburg, February 3, 2009. ...Sierra Leone’s gem-fuelled civil war killed …

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The Curse of Diamond Mining in Sierra Leone Sierra Leone
The Curse of Diamond Mining in Sierra Leone Sierra Leone

By: Talinibeanie (KIVA) The website of a foreign-owned diamondminingcompany inSierra Leonestates, “Our Diamonds Doing Good: Follow our progress as we demonstrate that responsible and sustainable diamondminingcan – and will – elevate and empower the people, the economy, and the country ofSierra Leone.”. During my second week inSierra Leoneas a Kiva Fellow, I visited Kono ...

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No pot ofgold for locals as China mines Sierra Leone
No pot ofgold for locals as China mines Sierra Leone

Gold mining has been a relatively small industry in Sierra Leone compared to diamonds or iron ore, but is growing with companies such as Dayu, which says it has the biggest underground gold mine in...

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