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Sierra Leone discovers new deposits of diamond, bauxite, iron ore, gold, rutile and nickel

Sierra Leone Telegraph 27 May 2021
Thankfully, Sierra Leone has been spared the worst and we have stayed engaged with the Sierra Leone Chamber of Mines in the best interests of the sector ... The Ministry of Mines and Mineral Resources has been authorised to engage very closely with the Sierra Leone Chamber of Mines.
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Sierra Leone’s National Minerals Agency launches mineral resources GeoData

Sierra Leone Telegraph 26 May 2021
Sierra Leone Telegraph ... The GeoData maps the vast mineral wealth potential of Sierra Leone ... “With this launch, Your Excellency, Sierra Leone has once again demonstrated, under your leadership, that it is a competitive destination in Africa for investment in the mines and minerals sector,” he noted.
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Kingho President promise to optimise Tonkolili iron ore to globally competitive grade

Sierra Leone Telegraph 25 May 2021
Mr Ding made this statement during a community engagement ceremony held in Bumbuna Town, Dasogoia Chiefdom – one of the mining chiefdoms in the Tonkolili District of Sierra Leone ... He said “Kingho is not here just to mine what we meet but we are also going to add value to what we mine right here in Sierra Leone.”.
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President Bio launches NMA geodata

The Patriotic Vanguard 25 May 2021
... she emphasised if managed well would transform Sierra Leone's economy ... “With this launch, Your Excellency, Sierra Leone has once again demonstrated, under your leadership, that it is a competitive destination in Africa for investment in the mines and minerals sector,” he noted.
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Comment on Kingho President promise to optimise Tonkolili iron ore to globally competitive grade by STARGAZER

Sierra Leone Telegraph 25 May 2021
... in the past that has totally stifled progress and injured the ties, bonds of friendship and trust that once existed between Investors and the good, welcoming people of my beloved Sierra Leone.
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Da Yu Mining on $150,000 Investment In Tonkolili To Construct Africell Network Pole

Sierra Express Media 22 May 2021
Dayu Mining has invested over one hundred and fifty thousand United States Dollars ($150,000) to construct the road leading to the hilltop where Africell constructed it network tower to provide coverage for villages in Simiria and Kafe chiefdoms in Tonkolil District, Northern Sierra Leone.
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Head of China’s Kingho Energy Group – Colin Ding arrives in Sierra Leone

Sierra Leone Telegraph 19 May 2021
He said that he is pretty much optimistic that their deliberation with the government of Sierra Leone will open more pathways for investment opportunities in the country and he hopes that based on the support given to the company so far, they as investors will give their very best in achieving the vision of the mining sector of Sierra Leone.
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Xinhua world news summary at 1600 GMT, May 15

China.dot.org 15 May 2021
FREETOWN -- The Parliament of Sierra Leone has ratified the China Kingho Company's Rail and Port Lease Agreement, the company told Xinhua Saturday ... for haulage and export of Kingho Mining Company's iron ore out of the country, it said. (Sierra Leone-China-Railway-Port) Enditem .
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Sierra Leone parliament ratifies Lungi airport expansion and seaport lease agreements

Sierra Leone Telegraph 12 May 2021
Just twenty-four hours after announcing its out of court settlement of its ill-advised, long-drawn battle with iron ore mining GroupGerald, costing the people of Sierra Leone millions of dollars in lost export revenue, the government of Sierra Leone is said to be taking ...
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Gerald group wins back its iron ore mining rights in Sierra Leone

Sierra Leone Telegraph 11 May 2021
After two years of costly court action between the government of Sierra Leone and the owners of SL Mining, Gerald Group, both sides yesterday met in Freetown where they signed an agreement ending the dispute which would allow SL Mining to resume iron ore mining operations in Lunsar, northern Sierra Leone next month.
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Sierra Leone: Marampa mines to resume operations soon

The Patriotic Vanguard 11 May 2021
Here is a brief explanation from Reuters of who got what after the meeting of representatives of the government of Sierra Leone including Mines Minister Timothy Kabba and Gerald Group. ... Sierra Leone's government responded by cancelling its mining licence.
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AfricaGerald Group resolves iron ore dispute with Sierra Leone

Reuters 11 May 2021
Sierra Leone's government responded by cancelling its mining licence. As part of the agreement signed on Friday, Sierra Leone will take a ... Sierra Leone's Mines Minister Timothy Kabba told a news conference on Tuesday that the agreement was a milestone for the country.
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Gerald Group resolves iron-ore dispute with Sierra Leone

Mining Weekly 11 May 2021
Sierra Leone's government responded by cancelling its mining licence.
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Gerald Group resolves iron ore dispute with Sierra Leone

Mining Dot Com 11 May 2021
As part of the agreement signed on Friday, Sierra Leone will take a non-dilutable 10% stake in a new company that will replace ... Sierra Leone’s Mines Minister Timothy Kabba told a news conference on Tuesday that the agreement was a milestone for the country.
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Sierra Leone at 60 – Time to sober up

Sierra Leone Telegraph 28 Apr 2021
Despite this, the debate still rages as to whether Sierra Leone has benefitted from mining ... “By 1937 Sierra Leone was mining one million carats annually, reaching a peak of 2 million carats in 1960. From 1930 to 1998, approximately 55 million carats were mined (officially) in Sierra Leone.
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