Dec 19, 2012· Foreign staff are holed up at Sierra Leone's biggest diamond mine, after it is hit by deadly clashes which have led to the army being deployed
The NMA is a semi-autonomous agency established by the Government of Sierra Leone to promote the development of the minerals sector; implement mining policies and regulations; enforce compliance with all mining laws and regulations; and promote the rights of communiti You will now see a much broader range of information on the ,
Child labour continues in post-war Sierra Leone, where youngsters continue to work in diamond min
Dodgy dealings within the Steinmetz Group seem to indicate undervaluing of Sierra Leone’s exported diamonds, write Khadija Sharife and Silas Gbandia
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African Minerals Limited is a minerals exploration, development and mining company with significant interests in Sierra Leone It is listed on the Alternative Investment Market (AIM) of the London Stock Exchange, and is now headquartered in ,
FREETOWN, Sierra Leone – When Sierra Leone's lone combat helicopter blew an engine one day last year, it meant disaster for the government The aging Soviet-built gunship had been the government's most effective weapon against a rebel army that was marching on the capital, burning villages and .
Watch video· Thousands of children as young as nine work in 'absolutely terrifying' conditions in gold mines in , diamonds from rebels in Sierra Leone ,
At a glance, the economically stricken town of Koidu in Sierra Leone in West Africa has little in common with the plush elegance of New York’s premier jeweller Tiffany
Whose Development? Human Rights Abuses in Sierra Leone’s Mining Boom Map of Sierra Leone
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Welcome to Sierra Minerals (SML) , Sierra Minerals is the only bauxite mine in Sierra Leone and is the second largest mining employer in the country
For example, in Sierra Leone a group known as the Revolutionary United Front killed, threatened, and even cut off the arms of people living and working in diamond villages until they were able to take control of the mines in the area Then the group moved on to the next village to do more of the .
An Aim-listed diamond explorer is planning a “transformation deal” that will create Sierra Leone's second-biggest diamond mine from two “high-grade” deposits Stellar Diamonds will acquire the Tonguma project from Octea Mining and combine it with its own neighbouring Tongo deposit to build .
Aug 10, 2016· Alluvial diamond mining remains the major source of Sierra Leone’s hard currency earnings accounting for nearly half of the country’s exports Sierra .
Blood Diamonds: The Conflict in Sierra Leone History of Diamonds: , As a result illicit diamond mining within Sierra Leone flourished By 1991, .
Mining in Sierra Leone has been seen as one of the key factors for instability in the country and one of the reasons for the country's recent civil war
Dec 01, 2014· Iron ore mining company African Minerals has started to shut down its operation in Sierra Leone, the main focus of its business, because it does not have enough working capital, it said on Monday The miner is in a critical situation, battered by a 50 percent plunge in the iron ore price this year .
Sep 30, 2003· The mining industry of Sierra Leone accounted for 45 percent of the country's GDP in 2007 and minerals made up 79 percent of ,
Sierra Leone is located in Western Africa between Guinea and Liberia The total area of the country is 71,740 km 2 with a population of 5,485,998 as of July 2012
Overview of Sierra Leone's mining sector Sierra Leone is a resource-rich country, , Mining in Sierra Leone: an overview of the current legal framework
Although gold is not the number one mineral in Sierra Leone, gold mining still plays an important role in the economy of the country The mining sector contributes about 45% of Sierra Leone’s GDP of which gold production makes a big contribution Located in the same region as both Mali and Ghana, (two of Africa’s [,]
Last year, Matthew F Wells ’09 traveled through Sierra Leone visiting more than two dozen artisanal diamond mines, under the auspices of the International Human Rights Clinic at Harvard Law School
After a decade of conflict, Sierra Leone is again emerging as a mining frontier with endless potential – most notably from its infamous diamond resources that were once marred with controversy A London-based investor and the director general of the country’s National Minerals Agency discuss the .
An iron ore company once listed in London is accused of presiding over a deadly police crackdown in Sierra Leone, where villagers were arrested, beaten and killed
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National Minerals Agency, Sierra Leone, , The Ministry of Mines and Mineral Resources and the National Minerals Agency wish to inform the general public that an .
Jan 19, 2014· The actor in his most morally complicated role yet: Prospector in Sierra Leone , Jeffrey Wright’s Gold Mine By DANIEL BERGNER JAN 16, 2014 Continue reading the main story Share This Page Continue reading the main story Photo Credit Michael Christopher Brown/Magnum, for The New York Times “This is a relationship ,
A landmark High Court case against a UK mining company accused of abusing workers and villagers near one of its mines in Sierra Leone starts on Monday Tonkolili Iron .
London Mining Group partner Rachel Speight and associate Sarai Jacob examine the mining industries in Sierra Leone and Liberia, highlighting the key.