FREETOWN, March 20 (Xinhua) — A Chinese-funded iron ore project in Sierra Leone on Saturday announced the commencement of its full-scale operation.
The New Tonkolili Iron Ore Project, which is invested and operated by Kingho Investment Company Limited (Kingho), a Chinese-owned private company, started operation in September last year.
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President Julius Maada Bio of Sierra Leone has cut the SOD for a road that will connect Goderich-Funkia community up to the state capital in Freetown.
Quoting President Bio, “The rehabilitation of the Funkia-Goderich road project by my government is in fulfilment of the overall government strategy to open up … Read More
At Total South Africa, the safety of people and operations, environmental protection, customer satisfaction and listening to stakeholders are core concerns. Total is looking for Maintenance Engineer to join their Sierra Leone office.
- Responsible to forecast for equipment replacement in all NW and GT sites based on asset
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At Total South Africa, the safety of people and operations, environmental protection, customer satisfaction and listening to stakeholders are core concerns. Total is looking for Project Engineer to join their Sierra Leone office.
- Implement Total Group’s Health Safety and Environment Protection Policies
- Develop scope of works and
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President Julius Maada Bio announce tender plans for bridge construction that will link Freetown International Airport
Plans has been announced by Sierra leone Government to construct a bridge that will link the nation international airport. The project which is currently at its tender stage will help citizens when boarding any … Read More
Sierra Leone Signed Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Chinese Engineering Company to carry out two major Water Dams Project.
The Sierra Leone minister of water resources, Dr Jonathan Bonopha Tengbe has sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Chinese engineering company- China Gezhouba Group Company Limited (CGGC) on Tuesday, … Read More
Water dam construction nearing completion in Tonkolili District, Northern Sierra Leone
Construction of a water dam is nearing completion in Tonkolili District, Northern Sierra Leone. The dam is part of President Julius Maada Bio’s New Direction. Meanwhile the aim is to provide sustainable pure water facility in the rural communities.… Read More
One of the Youngest democracies in the world celebrates its independence today 27th April, 2018.
The name Sierra Leone came about when a Portuguese explorer sailed down the coast of West Africa. There is a confusion of what influenced Pedro da Cintra to come up with “Sierra Lyoa” meaning Lion … Read More
Mamamah International Airport set to kick-off construction to help reduce burden on travellers in Sierra-leone.
The construction of the mamamah international airport will soon kick-off in sierra leone. The airport which is worth US$318m will be built by China Railway Seventh Group. The airport is name after the host community … Read More
President Issoufou plans to use ECO as a single currency after elected as ECOWAS leader
ECOWAS has elected Niger President Mahamadou Issoufou as its new leader. President Issoufou who will be in charge for a one year period has adopted ECO. This ECO will be the name for a single … Read More
World Bank announce Pierre Frank Laporte as new country director for Ghana, Liberia and Sierra leone.
Pierre Frank Laporte is the new country director for Ghana, Liberia and Sierra leone. According to the release, Pierre Frank Laporte who is from Seychelles, will be based in the World Bank’s Accra Office. … Read More
Gambia gives license of disputed A1 offshore block to BP Plc
Amidst dispute for the A1 offshore block in Gambia; the Gambian government recently announced the signing of an oil exploration deal with BP Plc.
BP Plc is a British multinational oil and gas company with operations in 70 countries … Read More
Ethiopia becomes 18th country to ratify the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA). This comes ahead of the 32 Ordinary Session of the Assembly of the African Union. Which will hold on the 10 – 11 of February 2019 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) is … Read More
The Republic of Liberia celebrates its 171 years of independence
The Republic of Liberia is a country on the West African coast. Did you know that ‘Liberia’ is actually Latin and translates to ‘Land of the Free’? Now you do.
The American Colonization Society founded the republic of Liberia in … Read More
The Single African Air Transport Market (SAATM) concept will unite African aviation sector and foster economic growth.
The concept of SAATM is on the track, as 26 African Countries have agreed to the idea. Plans to internationalize SAATM are on track, hence a meeting set to take place at Togolese … Read More
Morocco ranks number one in 2017 top investment destination in Africa
According to Quantum Global Research Lab’s latest Africa Investment Index 2018 (AII), Morocco is the most attractive economy for investments in Africa.
Morocco ranks first based on its increasing economic growth, strategic geographic positioning, increased foreign direct investment, external … Read More
Mall for Africa expands to 11 new countries in Africa.
Worldwide e-commerce and m-commerce colossus, Mall for Africa will expand into 11 new countries in Africa. In acknowledgement to the growing demand for its patented platform, the app will now be available in African countries like Angola, Chad, Guinea, Botswana, … Read More
Nigeria not partisan to the idea of a shared currency among West African Nations
The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) is currently in talks about a shared instrument. This was recently confirmed, when the Chairman of ECOWAS and also Togolese President, Faure Gnassingbe stated that “our region needs … Read More
Zenith bank chairman, jim ovia discusses the expansion plan of the bank, also had a talk on Nigeria and Africa economy.
Zenith bank is in the UK and several African countries, including The Gambia, Sierra Leone, and so on. The bank stocks are traded on the London Stock Exchange. This … Read More
First Bank of Nigeria Limited (FirstBank) is Nigeria’s largest financial services institution by total assets and gross earnings. With more than 10 million customer accounts, FirstBank has over 750 branches providing a comprehensive range of retail and corporate financial services. The Bank has international presence through its subsidiaries, FBN Bank … Read More