Sierra Leone's "cheap gold" entices the gullible - Reuters
Feb 2, 2011 ... FREETOWN (Reuters) - Spurred on by record prices for the precious metal, fraudsters in Sierra Leone have latched on to a cheap gold hustle targeting gullible speculators from the United States and Europe. At home, the tricksters enjoy notoriety with nicknames such as “Large” and “Capitalist” and are...Read More
Gold Mining on the Upswing in Sierra Leone - RareGoldNuggets.com
Jan 27, 2016 ... 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 4.5% of Sierra Leone's GDP of which gold production makes a big contribution. Located in the same region as both Mali and Ghana, (two...Read More
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Jun 15, 2011 ... Africa Investigates S2011 • E2 Africa Investigates - Fool's Gold - Duration: 25:05. Al Jazeera English 127,110 views · 25:05. Diamond Mine In Sierra Leone (1961) - Duration: 4:12. British Pathé 1,868 views · 4:12 · Diamond Hunter Nick Montefour: Sierra Leone and Guinea Diamond Mines - Duration: 4:00.Read More
Getting at the Gold in Southern Sierra Leone - VOA News
Apr 21, 2010 ... Better known for its diamond fields, gold exploration and mining in Sierra Leone is on the increase. The British company, Cluff Gold, has announced it will build a mechanized gold mine in the southern Kangari hills after finding large deposits of gold in the rock. Several hundred local miners also pan for...Read More
Gold Mining in Sierra Leone | Sierra Leone News, This is Sierra ...
£450,000 Placing to Fast-track Sula's Sierra Leone Iron Project & Initiate Drilling Campaign. In: Business News · £450,000 Placing to Fast-track Sula's Sierra Leone Iron Project & Initiate Drilling Campaign. Sula Iron & Gold plc, an iron ore and gold exploration company focussed on Sierra Leone, is pleased to announce that,...Read More
Mining in Sierra Leone - Wikipedia
Gold mining in Sierra Leone consisted of small scale operation exploiting alluvial deposits. After the end of the Sierra Leone Civil War exploration of gold grew and by 2013 to 2015 new modern mines are expected to be in production. In 2010 Cluff Gold, a British company, found gold deposits in the rocks of...Read More
ALL THAT GLITTERS IS NOT GOLD! Before buying gold dust - Photos
ALL THAT GLITTERS IS NOT GOLD! Before buying gold dust in Sierra Leone, please take a moment to read this warning! The U.S. embassy in Freetown warns all Americans engaging in gold dust transactions in. Sierra Leone to exercise extreme caution before handing over any money. Recently, American citizens have...Read More
Sierra Leone gold sector 'open for business' as price improves
Mar 10, 2017 ... Madini partner and Sula CEO Roger Murphy highlights that Sierra Leone is historically known for iron-ore and diamonds and has gained recognition more recently for its mineral sands mines and some bauxite development projects. “Although, with an increased push for investment in the gold sector by...Read More
Sierra Leone's dilemma: There's gold under those trees - CSMonitor ...
Oct 15, 2012 ... Cluff Gold claims to have already found 3 million ounces of gold in and around the Kangari Hills. With gold prices hovering near record highs – gold was trading at $1,742 per ounce today – those hills are worth more than $5 billion. That's more than twice the value of the entire Sierra Leonean economy.Read More
Sierra Leone Mining News and Commentary | MINING.com
Sula strikes 'bonanza grade' gold in Sierra Leone. Reuters | Sep. 26, 2017, 9:32 AM | | 4. The Sierra Leone-focused miner has found gold of almost "bonanza grade" at the Ferensola gold project in the Sula Mountains of Sierra Leone.Read More
Precious Minerals Trading – National Minerals Agency
Thereafter a Kimberley Process Certificate is issued for diamond and a certificate is also issued for gold. After all this process, an exporter is free to leave Sierra Leone without further harassment or the parcel being opened again at the International Airport. 2. An Exporter has no obligation to surrender his goods to security...Read More
Key Minerals – Ministry of Mines and Mineral Resources
Sierra Leone's primary mineral resources are diamonds, rutile, bauxite, gold and small amounts of iron ore and limonite. DiamondsThe Sierra Leone diamond fields cover an area of about 7700 square miles (about one quarter of the country) in the south-eastern and eastern parts of Sierra Leone. The diamond producing...Read More
AMR GOLD: Homepage
Sanda Loko Chiefdom Assures AMR Gold of Support. Read more. AMR Gold's 3 exploration licences cover portions of the Sanda Loko and Sella Limba Chiefdoms in the Bombali District of north west Sierra Leone. The Exploration Licences entitle the company to carry out exploration and evaluation programmes within its...Read More
agriculture and artisanal gold mining in sierra leone - Wiley Online ...
Abstract: This article explores a number of the productivity and marketing difficulties that are hindering the establishment of sustainable livelihoods in small-scale agriculture in Sierra Leone. The emergence of the artisanal gold mining and trading sector in the central part of the country and synergies between farming and...Read More
Government Gold & Diamond Office Sierra Leone | LinkedIn
Learn about working at Government Gold & Diamond Office Sierra Leone. Join LinkedIn today for free. See who you know at Government Gold & Diamond Office Sierra Leone, leverage your professional network, and get hired.Read More
Big Sean – Sierra Leone Lyrics | Genius Lyrics
Sierra Leone Lyrics: Sorry Sierra Leone, one day we'll right the wrongs / She tell me she love me / I'm everything that she want / Top floor, only way that we go / Diamonds and gold, Sierra Leone.Read More
Sierra Leone | British Pobjoy Mint
Pobjoy Mint Ltd . Commemorative Coins . Custom Minting - UK Mint manufacturing Bullion and Proof Gold, Silver and Base Metal Commemorative and Circulating Legal Tender Coins.Read More
Financial Flows linked to Artisanal and Small-Scale Gold Mining
Mar 3, 2017 ... Follow the Money: Financial Flows linked to Artisanal and Small-Scale Gold Mining in Sierra Leone. 4. About the Authors. This case study was authored by Marcena Hunter and Asher Smith. Marcena Hunter is a Senior Research analyst with the Global Initiative against Transnational Organized Crime and.Read More
Artisanal Gold Mining: A New Frontier in Post-Conflict Sierra Leone?
ABSTRACT. This paper argues that a formalised small-scale gold mining sector could ameliorate. Sierra Leone's emerging 'crisis of youth'. Burgeoning pockets of unemployed young men now found scattered throughout the country, the mobilisation of whom proved instrumental in prolonging civil war in the 1990s, have...Read More
Find Mining expertise in Sierra Leone - Commonwealth of Nations
Sierra Leone has reserves of diamonds, gold, iron ore, bauxite and rutile – the latter one of the largest in the world. The 21 mining companies active in the country brought in US$12 million in government revenue in 2011. Rutile and bauxite are the largest contributors to tax revenue, accounting for around 60% of tax each...Read More
Photo Of The Day: Artisanal Gold Miners In Sierra Leone | The ...
Jan 28, 2014 ... Subsistence miners at work in a creek in Sierra Leone... This is definitely one that is at its best when the image is clicked on and brought up to its full size:Read More
Buy and Sell Sierra Leone Gold Coins and Currencies | William ...
We buy and sell Sierra Leone gold coins and other rare currencies. If you would like to buy, sell or have a Sierra Leone coin appraised, call us today at 1-800-327-5010!Read More
Sierra Leone: Diamonds, gold and mining: Blessing or curse ...
May 24, 2014 ... Whether the origin of the nice stones mounted in wedding rings and other costly jewelry is dubious or not is difficult to know exactly. But the fact is that Sierra Leone has relied on diamonds for its economic base. It is also among the largest producers of titanium and bauxite, a main producer of gold, and has...Read More
BBC NEWS | Business | Sierra Leone eyes a golden future
Aug 20, 2006 ... This team and others like them form the backbone of Sierra Leone's small scale alluvial gold mining industry, where 90% of the prospecting is done by women. Whilst the men follow the dream of finding a winning diamond, it is the women who resolutely pan the tailings of the diamond gravel with nothing...Read More
Discussions with the Government are continuing and it is hoped that a commercially acceptable MDA will be finalized for the benefit of all stakeholders. To assist with the MDA negotiations and reinforce Nimini's commitment to developing the Komahun Gold Project ensuring maximum benefit for Sierra Leone and its people,...Read More
Sierra Gold Corporation (SGCP) Stock Message Board - InvestorsHub
Doug Evans, CEO of Sierra Gold Corp. commented, "Having just returned from Sierra Leone, I am extremely optimistic about the upcoming season. Two of the company's dredges are currently prospecting the overburden sand at selected sites, and the gold and diamond showings are highly encouraging considering...Read More
Ebola's catastrophic consequences on Sierra Leone's small-scale ...
Nov 4, 2014 ... A female gold miner in Kono District, Sierra Leone. Ebola outbreak could cost the West African economy $32.6bn by end of 2015. Photograph: Roy Maconachie. Ebola is having catastrophic economic consequences for Sierra Leone, where the disease is running rampant. The country, together with the two...Read More
Sierra Leone votes: little that glitters for gold miners
10 hours ago ... Down a dirt road that slopes off a bridge, hundreds of men and women waist-deep in the river sift through gravel, separating specks of gold from the sludge. It may be the eve of a general election in Sierra Leone, but those who eke out a living here in Magburaka have few expectations from a new...Read More
Sierra Leone Gold Coins | Chards | Tax Free Gold
Index page of Sierra Leone gold coins including the 2005 Pope John Paul II memorial crown, and 1966 Independence mint set of 1 Golde, half and quarter...Read More
Gold Dust Rough-diamonds - Home | Facebook
Gold Dust Rough-diamonds, Freetown, Sierra Leone. 3.3K likes. Jewelry & Watches Store.Read More
Golden Saint Resources - Working together with the people of Sierra ...
Working together with the people of Sierra Leone.Read More
The Mineral Industry of Sierra Leone in 2013 - EI SourceBook
accounting for 93.4% of export revenues in 2013. Sierra Leone was among the world's top 10 ranked producers of diamond and rutile by carat and tonnage, respectively. Other commodities produced included bauxite, cement, gold, and ilmenite and zirconium mineral concentrates. In 2013, Sierra Leone was open to foreign...Read More
Go Gold: Building a Library in Sierra Leone | Girl Scouts of Western ...
Jan 14, 2016 ... What does it take to build a library halfway around the world? To find out, Port Gamble Girl Scout Martha took on the challenge. LOY-151122-MarthaR_02 Growing up, Martha Rabura understood that education was important. “My mom's a teacher,” she explains simply. But it wasn't until high school that...Read More
“Learning Is Better Than Silver And Gold”…Sierra Leone Vice Pres ...
Sep 28, 2015 ... The Vice President of the Republic of Sierra Leone, Mr. Victor BockarieFoh has reminded graduates of the Cuttington University in Suakoko, Bong County that acquiring knowledge is better than silver and gold. Delivering the Commencement address at the 54th Convocation of the Cuttington University,...Read More
review of a portfolio of exploration properties held in sierra leone by ...
Jan 21, 2005 ... the Government of Sierra Leone. The licenses are prospective for both primary diamond sources such as kimberlite pipes and dykes and secondary diamonds in alluvial deposits, swamps and lake sediments. Numerous other commodities including gold, iron ore, rutile, bauxite, and base metals occur...Read More
Geochemistry and mineralogy of laterites in the Sula Mountains ...
Geochemical and mineralogical investigations have been carried out on laterite profiles developed in the Lake Sonfon Au district of northern Sierra Leone. The area is underlain by Archean metavolcanics and constitutes part of the Sula Mountains greenstone belt, which is mineralized in Au. Extensive lateritization has...Read More
Sierra Leone: Mining, Minerals and Fuel Resources - AZoMining.com
Aug 31, 2012 ... Sierra Leone has a rich supply of natural resources including diamonds, iron ore, gold, titanium ore, bauxite, and chromite. Alluvial diamond mining continues to be a major source of revenue for the country accounting for almost half of Sierra Leone's exports. However, a lot of bloodshed was caused as...Read More
CASH FLOW 2015-2016: SIERRA LEONE AND LIBERIA ALLUVIAL DIAMONDS & GOLD RECOVERY OPERATIONS. Company Management has dramatically changed its operating plan from an exploration model to a cash flow driven operation. Operating under exploration licenses requires money to be spent without the...Read More
Africa - Artisanal Gold Council
SIERRA LEONE AND GHANA. Artisanal and Small-Scale Gold Mining Sector Baseline Inventory Training for National Action Plans. Under the Minamata Convention on Mercury, all countries with more than insignificant mercury use in Artisanal and Small-scale Gold Mining (ASGM) are required to develop a National Action...Read More
3 Best Investment Opportunities in Sierra Leone - Africa.com
Sierra Leone has large deposits of diamonds, gold, copper, nickel and iron ore, among others. Continued exploration efforts are required to assess commercial viability across the country and then to actually commercialize the minerals. Anxious trade partners, including China and India, are hungry for these mining exports...Read More