Sierra Leone develops new Core Minerals Policy in line

(Freetown, Sierra Leone) 10 June 2016 – In Sierra Leone, the Ministry of Mines and Mineral Resources is in the process of preparing a new Core Minerals Policy (CMP) in

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(PDF) The Geology, Mineral Resources of Sierra Leone and

The Geology, Mineral Resources of Sierra Leone and how the Resources can be Used to Develop the Nation

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Major disagreement between Sierra Leone Govt & SL Mining

The dingdong affair between the iron ore miner SL Mining and the Ministry of Mines and Mineral Resources continues unabated. The company, which is owned by the USbased Gerald Group, operates the Marampa Mines in Lunsar in northern Sierra Leone and was slammed a 21day suspension for various alleged breaches, including contravening provisions of the Mines and Minerals Act of

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Sierra Leone launches online mining database to increase

The launch of Sierra Leone''s first online mining database in west Africa comes with a promise to increase transparency and accountability in the country''s rich natural resource sector.

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Mineral Resources, the Quickest Way Out Of Poverty

By Amin Kef Sesay. According to the Director General of the National Minerals Agency, in the boom years of iron ore export, just before the Ebola outbreak, Sierra Leone exported, in two consecutive years, over one billion dollars in mineral exports.

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Sierra Leone Crude Oil Reserves by Year (Billion Barrels)

Source: United States Energy Information Administration Crude Oil Proven Reserves Definition: Oil reserves are the amount of technically and economically recoverable oil. Reserves may be for a well, for a reservoir, for a field, for a nation, or for the world. Different classifiions of reserves are related to their degree of certainty.

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Mining in Sierra Leone Wikipedia

Sierra Leone Sierra Leone Resources and power: Mineral resources are fairly well distributed and include diamonds, chromite, and reserves of rutile (titanium dioxide) that are among the world''s largest. There are iron ore reserves, but these are no longer commercially mined. Other minerals include bauxite, columbite (a black mineral of iron, manganese, and

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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. Diamonds The Sierra Leone diamond fields cover an area of about 7,700 square miles (about one quarter of the country) in the southeastern and eastern parts of Sierra Leone.

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Sierra Leone''s new direction Mining Journal

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

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Ministry of Mines and Mineral Resources Sierra Leone

Ministry of Mines and Mineral Resources Sierra Leone. 5.9K likes. Government Organization

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Bergbau in Sierra Leone – Wikipedia

Der Bergbau in Sierra Leone spielt eine wichtige wirtschaftliche Rolle. Sierra Leone ist reich an Bodenschätzen, vor allem Bauxit, Diamanten, Gold, Eisenerz und Rutil. Der Bürgerkrieg in Sierra Leone von 1991 bis 2002 drehte sich vor allem um die

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Sierra Leone Natural Resource Governance Institute

Sierra Leone Launches Country Contract Repository, While Global ResourceContracts Site Passes 1,000 Document Milestone 24 February 2016 It''s Time for a Rethink on Natural Resource Management in Sierra Leone

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Ministry of Mineral Resources (Sierra Leone) Wikipedia

The Ministry of Mineral Resources (MMR) Sierra Leone is loed on the 5th Floor Youyi Building, Brookfields, Freetown, Sierra Leone.Further to this the MMR Geological Surveys Department can be found at the New England estate, also in Freetown. The Ministry also supports a network of Regional Office in Makeni, Bo, Kenema and Kono, each headed by a

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Sierra Leone president to push review of mining law

FREETOWN, May 25 (Reuters) Sierra Leone''s new president will follow through with campaign promises to review mining contracts and consider changes to the law that would ensure the West African

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SIERRA LEONE GOVERNMENT MINISTRY OF MINES AND MINERAL

Minerals Policy. And third, Sierra Leone''s commitment to the African Mining Vision (AMV) adopted by all African Heads of States in 2009. The country''s longterm development and transformation goals announced in the NEW DIRECTION manifesto are consistent with the AMV. Given that minerals are nonrenewable resources, the goal for Sierra Leone

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Sierra Leone Web President Bio''s Cabinet

Minister of Mines and Mineral Resources Deputy Minister: Evelyn Daphne Blackie . Anthony Y. Brewah 1 Minister of Local Government and Rural Development Deputy Minister: Hon. Philip Tetema Tondeneh . Memunatu B. Pratt 1 Minister of Tourism and Culture Deputy Minister: William Illawim Kongkatee Robinson . Mohamed K. Alie 1 Resident Minister, South. Andrew Fatorma 1

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Sierra Leone The Mining Journal

Mineral Resources, Dr Morie Manyeh, welcomes investors benefits from our mineral wealth. Sierra Leone has a long history of mining, starting with diamond mining in the 1930s and gold mining

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home National Minerals Agency

(1) The object for which the Agency is established is to promote the development of the minerals sector by effectively and efficiently managing the administration and regulation of mineral rights and minerals trading in Sierra Leone, to provide technical and other support to the mineral sector including geographical survey and data collection activities.

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Sierra Leone Web President Bio''s Cabinet

Minister of Mines and Mineral Resources Deputy Minister: Evelyn Daphne Blackie . Anthony Y. Brewah 1 Minister of Local Government and Rural Development Deputy Minister: Hon. Philip Tetema Tondeneh . Memunatu B. Pratt 1 Minister of Tourism and Culture Deputy Minister: William Illawim Kongkatee Robinson . Mohamed K. Alie 1 Resident Minister, South. Andrew Fatorma 1 Resident Minister, East

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Presentation Mineral Resources in Sierra Leone YouTube

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Ministry of Mines and Mineral Resources Open Data Sierra

The updated website of the Ministry of Mines & Mineral Resources in Sierra Leone was designed to inform stakeholders about the mining and minerals sector in the country. This provides a much broader range of information more and

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Iluka Website Sierra Leone Iluka Resources

Sierra Rutile, a subsidiary of Iluka Resources, is a multimine operation loed in the Bonthe and Moyamba districts, south west Sierra Leone. Sierra Rutile has the world''s largest natural rutile deposit and encompasses two operations at Lanti and Gangama a mineral separation plant and a dedied port facility. Sierra Rutile''s main

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Mining in Sierra Leone Wikipedia

The mining industry of Sierra Leone accounted for 4.5 percent of the country''s GDP in 2007 and minerals made up 79 percent of total export revenue with diamonds accounting for 46 percent of export revenue in 2008. The main minerals mined in Sierra Leone are diamonds, rutile, bauxite, gold, iron and limonite.. Mining in Sierra Leone has been seen as one of the key factors for

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Sierra Leone president to push review of mining law

Extractives mostly diamonds, iron ore and mineral sands constitute more than 80 percent of Sierra Leone''s exports but generate only 15 percent of its total revenues, according to official

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Mining spurs Sierra Leone to 20 pct GDP growth in 2013

03.04.2014 · Mining spurs Sierra Leone to 20 pct GDP growth in 2013 IMF . 3 Min Read * Sierra Leone''s mineral resources largely untapped * Boom in iron ore mining has driven GDP growth * Mining wealth yet

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Sierra Leone Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative

Sierra Leone is endowed with rich natural resources. The mining industry is dominated by largescale producers of iron ore, diamonds, rutile, and bauxite as well as smallscale and artisanal mining

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Sierra Leone Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative

Sierra Leone is endowed with rich natural resources. The mining industry is dominated by largescale producers of iron ore, diamonds, rutile, and bauxite as well as smallscale and artisanal mining of gold and diamonds.

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Iluka Website Sierra Leone Iluka Resources

Sierra Rutile, a subsidiary of Iluka Resources, is a multimine operation loed in the Bonthe and Moyamba districts, south west Sierra Leone. Sierra Rutile has the world''s largest natural rutile deposit and encompasses two operations at Lanti and Gangama a mineral separation plant and a dedied port facility. Sierra Rutile''s main

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Sierra Leone''s new direction Mining Journal

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

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Ministry of Mines and Mineral Resources Open Data Sierra

The updated website of the Ministry of Mines & Mineral Resources in Sierra Leone was designed to inform stakeholders about the mining and minerals sector in the country. This provides a much broader range of information more and presented a more attractive user friendly platform.

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How the wealth from Sierra Leone''s diamonds fails to

Diamond mining remains one of Sierra Leone''s most lucrative export industries, with annual production of up to US$250m. But due to poor governance and widespread corruption, only a fraction of

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SIERRA LEONE MINISTRY OF MINES AND MINERAL RESOURCES

The Agency was established in 2012, to ensure transparent and accountable management of the minerals sector, which builds investor confidence to make longterm investments. The ultimate objective is to ensure that all Sierra Leoneans derive maximum benefits from the country''s mineral resources.

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WHAT POLICIES HAVE BEEN IMPLEMENTED IN THE PROTECTION

WHAT POLICIES HAVE BEEN IMPLEMENTED IN THE PROTECTION OF SIERRA LEONE''S NATURAL RESOURCES? Abu Bakar Kamara ABSTRACT: Sierra Leone is one of the fastest growing economies in Africa, with mining and agriculture as the primary industries driving such economic growth. However, despite the booming economic conditions, there are various environmental issues that the

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NATURAL RESOURCES Investing in Sierra Leone

Overview of Resources. Sierra Leone was the 10 th largest producer of diamond and the third largest producer of rutile in the world in 2010. The country also produces mineral commodities such as cement and ilmenite. Sierra Leone''s mineral and metal production statistics for 2010 is as follows: Bauxite increased by 44% to 1.0 Mt from 757,000

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Where is the $8 million missing from the Sierra Leone

The Sierra Leone telegraph: 22 April 2013 In December last year (2012), the information unit of State House in Sierra Leone, announced that the president will leave no stone unturned in finding out what happened to the $8 million. The money was part of the mineral resources fund, set aside to help rehabilitate and

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Cabinet Ministers,Permanent Secretaries,Head of Agencies

Laws of Sierra Leone The Sierra Leone Constitution 1991 Useful Links FAQs Home About us. Director''s Message Vision and Mission PSR Programme Steering Committe Members Staff Directory Procurement Notices Services. Management and functional reviews. Programme Overview Defence Mines and Mineral resources Development and Economic Planning

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Ministry of Mines and Mineral Resources, Sierra Leone

Ministry of Mines and Mineral Resources, Sierra Leone (Sierra Leone) The National Minerals Agency (NMA) is a new, semiautonomous government agency that was legally established with the passing of

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Sierra Leone Mineral Sector Benchmarking Assessment Report

Using the Natural Resource Charter, this Sierra Leone Mineral Sector Benchmarking Assessment Report identifies current challenges, constraints and impediments of effective governance and management of the mineral sector. Further, the Researchers and members of the Sierra Leone Extractive Sector Expert

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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. Diamonds The Sierra Leone diamond fields cover an area of about 7,700 square miles (about one quarter of the country) in the southeastern and eastern parts of Sierra Leone.

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Mining in Sierra Leone Wikipedia

Rutile. Sierra Leone is ranked as one of the top five producers of rutile, a titanium ore, used in paint pigment and welding rod coatings.The government issued leases for mining rutile are held by Sierra Rutile Limited which is owned by Titanium Resources Group which is owned by European and U.S investors. These leases cover 580 km2 of land where there are 19 identified deposits of rutile.

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Sierra Leone News: Minister to Revisit Mining Agreements

The Minister of Mines and Mineral Resources, Hon. Foday Rado Yokie encouraged staff of the Ministry of Mines and Mineral Resources (MMMR) and the National Minerals Agency (NMA) to work with him to ensure that Sierra Leoneans derive maximum benefits from our mineral resources.

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Oil and Gas Sierra Leone Investment & Export Promotion

Oil and Gas Sector Overview Sierra Leone has historically gone through 3 phases of oil exploration the first two stages involved drilling by Mobil in 1982 and by Amoco in 1985, to depths of approximately 3000 meters These exploratory wells, loed close to the border with Liberia, are on the continental shelf, considerably shoreward of the deepwater basin complex.

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Siera Lione cancel Mining Licence, Africa must benefit

04.08.2019 · Insights on mining with Julius Mattai, Director General, National Minerals Agency, Sierra Leone Duration: 4:12. Mining Investment Conferences Recommended for you

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Mineral Resources Sierra Leone Investment & Export

Largescale mining operations in Sierra Leone are all foreignowned. The National Minerals Agency Act was enacted in 2012 creating the institutional framework through which the mineral sector will be effectively managed. The National Minerals Agency provides effective and efficient licencing, geological services and regulatory agency services

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Sierra Leone''s illicit diamonds: The challenges and the

Sierra Leone''s illicit diamonds: The challenges and the way forward Article (PDF Available) in GeoJournal 76(3):191212 · June 2011 with 2,049 Reads How we measure ''reads''

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