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Stellar Diamonds submits Tongon mining licence

Sierra Leone – Aim-listed diamond development company Stellar Diamonds has formally submitted its application for a large scale mining licence for the Tongo project to...
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World Health Organization declares Sierra Leone Ebola free

The World Health Organization (WHO) has declared Sierra Leone Ebola free. 42 days, the two Ebola virus incubation cycles, have now passed since the...

New Ebola cases in Guinea, Sierra Leone further delay mining start-ups

Guinea/Sierra Leone – The Red Cross office in Boké, a key bauxite mining town in the northwest of Guinea, reported on 20 May that...

Guinean economy still reeling post Ebola

Guinea – 2015 will be another difficult one for the Guinean economy, reflecting the Ebola outbreak which is still not fully under control, sharply...

Sierra Leone mining sector revives as Ebola numbers drop

The Sierra Leone mining sector is reviving following a significant decline in the Ebola outbreak, with 16 cases reported since 15 April, compared with a...

African Development Bank participates in post-Ebola strategy

Sierra Leone – The African Development Bank, participating in the sub-regional technical and ministerial meeting on a post-Ebola economic recovery strategy, said the Bank’s...

Iron prices & Ebola in Sierra Leone result in economic slump

Sierra Leone - A sharp drop in iron ore price together the outbreak of Ebola in Sierra Leone have dealt a severe blow to the...

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