“Given the positive outlook for the graphite market we are very keen to determine if we can produce a commercially acceptable product.”
“Nigeria and countries across Africa are committed to a net-zero future, especially given their vulnerability to climate change."
The company does not expect any operational days will be lost due to the political situation in the country.
"Earthworks are underway for the infill drill programme as well as planning for metallurgical test-work, mining and engineering studies."
Health and safety
The SHIRA financing platform will enable political and development finance partners to strengthen health security and resilience in Africa.
Mine rescue teams have been working tirelessly, in difficult geotechnical conditions in the immediate area, to locate the missing colleague.
Sierra Leone is richly endowed with minerals such as iron ore, rutile, diamonds, bauxite, gold, platinum, zircon, ilmenite, chromite and columbite-tantalite (coltan).
The open pit mining of Morila’s satellite pits is forecast to increase production from 50,000 gold in 2021, to 120,000 oz in 2022.
“Oriole remains free carried throughout this work, allows funds to be dedicated to our own exploration in Cameroon". - Tim Livesey