Diamond – Stellar Diamonds plc (LSE:STEL) announced that the bulk sampling program taking place at its Sierra Leone-based Tongo dyke kimberlite project has returned further high diamond grades.
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Diamond – Stellar Diamonds plc (LSE:STEL) released an updated corporate presentation that highlights the progress that has been made at the "defined development programmes for its two core projects." Those are the Tongo project and the kimberlite pipe at Baoulé, both of which have near-term production potential.
Iron – London Mining (LSE:LOND) reports that its Marampa mine in Sierra Leone has increased production by 250 percent since it started in 2011, according to Mining Weekly.
Diamond – Stellar Diamonds plc (LSE:STEL) provided an operational update on its Sierra Leone-based Tongo dyke kimberlite project, commenting that a definitive feasibility study is underway
Iron – China’s Tianjin Materials & Equipment Group Corp. paid $990 million to secure a 17 percent investment in a Sierra Leone iron ore mine, Bloomberg reported.
Iron – London Mining (LSE:LOND) is spending $40 million to raise output to 6 million tonnes a year in Sierra Leone, Bloomberg reported.
Iron – Bloomberg reported that London Mining Plc, which is Sierra Leone’s second biggest iron ore producer, is still continuing talks to find a partner that will help finance its planned expansion of the Marampa mine.
Diamond – Mining Weekly reported that Stellar Diamonds has announced the renewal of its licence for diamond exploration at its Droujba operation located in Guinea.
Iron – Mining Weekly reported iron ore shipments from Sierra Leone are unsafe due to high moisture content.
Diamond – Reuters reported Sierra Leone diamond exports hit 221,293.4 carats during the first six months of 2012, up 4.85 percent compared with a year ago, Sierra Leone's Gold and Diamond Office said on Wednesday.