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#MiningIndaba2020: How Sierra Leone plans to strengthen its mining sector

PUBLISHED: Tue, 04 Feb 2020 14:19:04 GMT


In January 2019, Sierra Leone began a nationwide airborne geophysical survey to help the country identify all its minerals. Julius Mattai, Director-General of the National Minerals Agency of Sierra Leone disclosed this in a chat with CNBC Africa’s Chris Bishop on the side-lines of the African Mining Indaba in Cape Town, South Africa.