• The Curse of Diamond Mining in Sierra Leone | Kiva

    The website of a foreign-owned diamond mining company in Sierra Leone states, "Our Diamonds Doing Good: Follow our progress as we demonstrate that responsible and sustainable diamond mining can - and will - elevate and empower the people, the economy, and the country of Sierra Leone." During my second week in Sierra Leone as a Kiva Fellow, I visited Kono district where this company - among ...

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  • Sierra Leone police arrest five expatriate staff of SL Mining

     · FREETOWN (Reuters) – Police in Sierra Leone have arrested five expatriate staff of a subsidiary of commodities trader Gerald Group on suspicion of inciting unrest, the company and local ...

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  • Sierra Leone''s mining sector in focus: 2018 – 2021 ...

     · Sierra Leone''s mining sector in focus: 2018 – 2021. National Minerals Agency (SL): Sierra Leone Telegraph: 23 March 2021: In April 2018, His Excellency, Retired Brigadier Dr Julius Maada Bio became President of Sierra Leone, and, among other things, he promised to transform the minerals sector. The Ministry of Mines and Mineral Resources ...

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  • SL Mining to halt operations at Marampa iron ore mine in ...

     · SL Mining, a subsidiary of US commodity trader Gerald Group, is reportedly planning to halt operations as early as next week to help it offset the impact of Sierra Leone''s ban on exports from ...

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  • Sierra Leone police arrest five expatriate staff of SL Mining

     · Police in Sierra Leone have arrested five expatriate staff of a subsidiary of commodities trader Gerald Group on suspicion of inciting unrest, the company and …

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  • Sierra Leone Government resolved disputes with SL Mining ...

     · Sierra Leone Government resolved disputes with SL Mining. The Government of Sierra Leone through the Ministry of Mines and Mineral Resources has on Monday, May 10, 2021, informed the general public that it has settled the disputes with SL Mining Ltd/Gerald Group in the best interest of the country. This came after a British court in London on ...

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  • Bauxite from Sierra Leone

    To meet the global supply of alumina & aluminum through our bauxite mining activities in the West Coast of Africa, Sierra Leone. To be entirely compliant to all national and international standards/regulations and bring added value to our staff, community and the nation.

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  • The Miracle That Became a Debacle: Iron Ore in Sierra Leone

    Original projections are from the IMF staff report. Actuals are from the latest IMF WEO database and the government of Sierra Leone. There seem to have been three errors behind these overly optimistic projections: Assumption of high commodity prices. At the time of the major investments, iron ore prices were near their historical peak of $160 ...

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  • Slmining – Gerald Group – Sierra Leone

    The project aims to build a resilient and long-life iron ore mine in Sierra Leone and to expand its operations by integrating mining, processing, and rail and port logistics. The processing plant which has now been operational since 2017 and divided into Phase 1 & 2, aims to spend approximately US $300 million during its two phases. Read More.

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  • Sierra Leone police arrest five expatriate staff of SL Mining

     · May 17, 2020 10:58 AM. FREETOWN (Reuters) - Police in Sierra Leone have arrested five expatriate staff of a subsidiary of commodities trader Gerald Group on suspicion of inciting unrest, the company and local authorities said on Sunday. The staff members of SL Mining, who hail from the United Kingdom, South Africa, India and the United States ...

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  • Sierra Leone police arrest five expatriate staff of SL Mining

     · FREETOWN — Police in Sierra Leone have arrested five expatriate staff of a subsidiary of commodities trader Gerald Group on suspicion of inciting unrest, the company and local authorities said on Sunday. The staff members of SL Mining, who hail from the United Kingdom, South Africa, India and the United States, have not been formally charged.

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  • Sierra Leone

     · Overview. Sierra Leone is well known for its vast endowment in minerals which include diamonds, rutile, bauxite, gold, iron ore, limonite, platinum, chromite, coltan, tantalite, columbite and zircon, as well as promising petroleum potential the 1990s, the 11-year civil war funded with revenue from the minerals sector engulfed the country, resulting in widespread killing, the destruction of ...

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  • African Minerals in Sierra Leone

    Sierra Leone''s recent economic growth has been spurred by mining of iron ore and oil exploration, spiking GDP growth at 15.2% in 2012 (compared to an average growth of 4.6% between 2008–2011).

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  • Sierra Leone police arrest five expatriate staff of SL Mining

     · FREETOWN (Reuters) – Police in Sierra Leone have arrested five expatriate staff of a subsidiary of commodities trader Gerald Group on suspicion of inciting unrest, the company and local authorities said on Sunday. The staff members of SL Mining, who hail from the United Kingdom, South Africa, India and the United States, have not been […]

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  • About Us – Slmining

    SL Mining Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of Gerald Group is engaged in the exploration, development, and production of high- grade iron ore concentrate, branded ''Marampa Blue'' at Marampa in the Port Loko District, Northern Province, Sierra Leone. SL Mining aims to build a resilient and long-life iron ore mine in Sierra Leone and to expand operations by integrating mining, processing ...

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  • "Strangers and Sierra Leone Mining: Cultural Heritage and ...

    The Sustainable Development Framework (SDF) adopted by the International Council on Metals and Minerals (ICMM) represents a major step in the mineral industry''s quest to respect cultural heritage and promote community development in host communities for sustainable and conflict-free mining. Using Sierra Leone, West Africa, as a case study, textual analysis of relevant state policies and laws ...

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  • Sierra Leone police arrest five expatriate staff of SL Mining

     · May 17, 2020 10:58 AM. FREETOWN (Reuters) - Police in Sierra Leone have arrested five expatriate staff of a subsidiary of commodities trader Gerald Group on suspicion of inciting unrest, the company and local authorities said on Sunday. The staff members of SL Mining…

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  • Progressive Miner''s – Mining company in Sierra Leone

    Progressive Miner''s (SL) Limited. Few years ago, a group of Sierra Leonean''s came together and set up a mining company with the aim of complimenting Government Efforts in the area of job creation, Progressive Miner''s (SL) Limited is a registered company with the appropriate Government Authorities in Sierra Leone.

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  • Gold Mining in Sierra Leone, Gold Bar, Gold Dust Wholesale ...

    Sierra Leone is famed for having huge deposits of gold and diamond. S haingama Mining Community is the leading wholesale suppliers of Gold in Sierra Leone which offers the best collection of products to its customers. Their products include Gold Bar, Rough Diamonds, Gold Dust, AU Platinum and Iron Ore.

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  • Gerald Group resolves iron ore dispute with Sierra Leone ...

     · As part of the agreement signed on Friday, Sierra Leone will take a non-dilutable 10% stake in a new company that will replace SL Mining and …

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  • Government Gold & Diamond Office Sierra Leone :: GGDO ...

    The Government Gold and Diamond Office in Freetown Sierra Leone is the government agency in charge of issuing all export licenses for Gold and Diamonds if you want to export these commodities out of the country. Buy gold in Sierra Leone, Buy diamonds in Sierra Leone

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  • List of Companies in Sierra Leone

    Address:14 Kenema Bo Road, Sierra Leone Freetown, Kenema Bafco Foundatio outboard motor. Address:10 Silla Street Bo, Local Miners Corp Ltd. Au Gold, Rough, uncut diamond. Address:24 Magoda Road, Sierra Leone Freetown, Bo Emerald Mining Company gold, diamond. Address:o;2 free street sierra leone freetown, kono district Sri Rushab Trade Link Ltd

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  • Kingho Mining Officially Take Over Tonkolili Iron Ore ...

     · As they target December for 1 st shipment…. By Abdul Malik Bangura. Government of Sierra Leone (GoSL) through the Ministry of Mines and Mineral Resources has on Thursday 23 rd September 2020 hand over the Tonkolili Iron Ore Project to Chinese owned Kingho Mining Company Limited.. Mines Minister handing over the mines document to Kingho CEO

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  • Recruitment Iron Ore Mining

    Register on Sierraleonejob and recruit profiles in: Iron Ore Mining sector in Sierra Leone. Recruiter : Post a Job. Iron Ore Mining Profile n°00037486. Education: Trade test - OLIFANTSFONTEIN . Skills: manufactures, installs, and maintains boilers, tanks, and closed vats. Boilers heat the liquid, usually water, that is used to generate ...

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  • Visiting the Blood Diamond Mines of Sierra Leone

     · 5 years on: Diamonds mining is apparently fairer, shared, regulated by international law and money going to the government. Sierra Leone Diamond Mines: Miners sift in river near Kono. The fact is the Kimberley Mine – a South African, professional, digging deep into the earth with machinery and technology – also operate here.

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  • Sierra Leone: Mining Dispute Threatens United States Firms ...

     · SL Mining, a Sierra Leone company wholly owned by the Gerald Group, one of the world''s largest metal trading companies, was granted a mining license agreement (MLA) that was ratified by Sierra Leone''s parliament in December 2017. Shortly after, the company started construction of the first phase of its Marampa iron ore project in Lunsar in ...

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  • London Mining, African Minerals Drop on Sierra Leonean ...

     · 5,386.00. GBp. -85.00 -1.55%. London Mining Plc and African Minerals Ltd. tumbled in London trading after saying they were imposing measures to protect staff and operations in Sierra Leone from an ...

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  • Sierra Leone Mining Industry Newswire

     · 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 …. Source: Sierra Leone Telegraph - Neutral. Published on May 11, 2021.

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  • Sierra Leone detains five staff of Gerald''s iron ore ...

     · Sierra Leone detains five staff of Gerald''s iron ore subsidiary. Five expatriate managers of SL Mining were arrested in Sierra Leone last week on allegations of inciting unrest that led to destruction of property in the township of Lunsar, the company said on May 16. SL Mining, a wholly owned subsidiary of London-headquartered Gerald ...

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  • Sierra Leone

    Sierra Leone has a long history of mining, starting with diamond mining in the 1930s and gold mining before that. Exploration results have revealed several mineral deposits around the country, including gold, bauxite and rutile. While production of bauxite, rutile,

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  • Sierra Leone police arrest five expatriate staff of SL Mining

     · Police in Sierra Leone have arrested five expatriate staff of a subsidiary of commodities trader Gerald Group on suspicion of inciting unrest, the company and local authorities said on Sunday. The staff members of SL Mining, who hail from the United Kingdom, South Africa, India and the United States, have not been formally charged. The officer who ordered the arrests, Deputy Superintendent ...

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  • Mainstreaming transparency in Sierra Leone | Extractive ...

     · Thomas Scurfield, Co-Chair of the Extractive Industries Revenue Task Force of Sierra Leone (EIRTF) 2004: More than 50 % of diamond mining was unlicensed. Sierra Leoneans know the dangers of natural resources more than most. Minerals were a key source of revenue for the warring parties in the civil war that ended in 2002 and left over 50,000 dead.

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  • AGRICULTURE AND ARTISANAL GOLD MINING IN SIERRA LEONE ...

    Experiences in Sierra Leone and other countries have shown that mining areas attract traders and service deliverers that profit from miners as consumers (for example Riddell, 1974; Grätz, 2004, 2009:13; Maconachie and Binns, 2007; Werthmann, 2010:116).19 Although today, large quantities of imported rice are brought to remote mining areas ...

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  • Sierra Leone police arrest five expatriate staff of SL Mining

     · Police in Sierra Leone have arrested five expatriate staff of a subsidiary of commodities trader Gerald Group on suspicion of inciting unrest, the company and local authorities said on Sunday.

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  • Job Mining

    Choose on Sierraleonejob the profiles in the: Mining sector in Sierra Leone matching your criteria. Register on Sierraleonejob and find in Sierra Leone profiles in: Mining sector. Recruiter : Post a Job. Mining Profile n°00043361. Education: Full time - Harare Polytechnic college .

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