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Twelve African Energy, Mining and Industry Ministers confirm attendance at the Africa Energy Forum 2013 in Barcelona

A recent report from the World Bank indicated that the GDP of a third of African countries grew by at least 6% last year, despite the estimate that power outages cost African economies on average around 2% pa of their GDP. read more

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Human Trafficking and the Human Rights Agenda Against Eritrea (Part 3)

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Human Trafficking and the Human Rights Agenda Against Eritrea (Part 2)

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Human Trafficking and the Human Rights Agenda Against Eritrea (Part 1)

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COTONOU TO HOST MINISTERIAL CONFERENCE ON GULF OF GUINEA MARITIME SECURITY

ABUJA, Nigeria, March, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ An Inter-ministerial Conference of ECOWAS and the Economic Community of Central African States (ECCAS) on maritime security in the Gulf of Guinea, is to be held in Cotonou, Benin Republic on 19th March 2013. read more

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Dolat Ventures to Enter African Timber Sector

* DOLV To Access an Exclusive Licence to Cut Timber and Export read more

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19th Western Africa Oil, Gas & Energy 2013

22 – 24 April 2013, Hilton Windhoek, Namibia
Hosted & Organised: Global Pacific & Partners read more

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ACE submarine cable available in the first 13 countries

By Thandisizwe Mgudlwa

Around mid December 2012, France Telecom-Orange announced it’s launch of service for the ACE submarine cable in the first 13 countries read more

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Sunergy Closes Initial Sale of 27.5 tons of Stock Piled Black Sands From Pampana River, Sierra Leone Dredging Operations And Establishes A Base Price With Profit Sharing On Final Price To Produce Gold and Rare Earths Revenue

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Jan. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Sunergy, Inc (the “Company”) (OTC.QB: SNEY) is pleased to announce that on December 28, 2012 it sold and delivered an initial shipment of 27.5 tons of Pampana Black sands containing both Gold and Rare Earth Elements to a substantial Sierra Leone private Company for further processing and ultimate disposition. The terms of the transaction provide for a base payment to Sunergy of $1,200/ton FOB Sierra Leone, with a 50/50 split on the final price received above $1,200. The results of the Hazen Report received in August 2012 demonstrated that the Sands contained gold, titanium, zircon, tantalum and niobium and other Rare Earth Elements (See “Hazen Report” at www.sunergygold.com on home page).  Further processing of the sands by the buyer could result in additional revenue for our Company in the near future from this shipment. read more

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Dolat Ventures Continues to Diamond Mine in Sierra Leone

*Sierra Leone is One of The Best Destinations for Investment in Africa
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NEW UK ROAD REPAIR COMPANY TARGETS AFRICA

 

Newly-formed road remediation company, Quikfix Holdings Limited, is targeting Africa with its instant road repair service. read more

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Dolat Ventures to Target Resource Expansion on Diamond and New Gold Projects in Sierra Leone

 

NEW YORK, Oct. 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Dolat Ventures Inc. (OTC: DOLV) a diamond development company focused on West Africa, is pleased to announce its plans to initiate its diamond mining and has its target on new gold resource as part of its diamond project in Sierra Leone. read more

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The Parliament of Sierra Leone has ratified the award of offshore exploration blocks for ODYE Limited with partners, Chevron and Noble Energy

 

 

“The two exploration blocks, SL-08A and SL-08B, have been combined into one concession and are located between 75 and 110 miles (120 and 180 km) southwest of the capital of Freetown and cover a combined area of about 2,100 square miles (5,500 sq. km). (CNW Group/ODYE Limited)”.

LONDON, Oct. 8, 2012 /PRNewswire via African Press Organization (APO)/ — ODYE Limited (“ODYE” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that the Sierra Leone Government has awarded ODYE’s subsidiary, ODYE (SL) Limited, a participating interest in two offshore deepwater exploration blocks, SL 8A-10 and SL 8B-10, along with its partners, Chevron and Noble Energy. read more

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En dépit du ralentissement économique mondial, les économies d’Afrique connaissent une robuste croissance. La Banque mondiale encourage ces pays à dépenser judicieusement les recettes de leurs nouvelles ressources pétrolières, gazières et minières

 

WASHINGTON – L’Afrique subsaharienne devrait connaître une croissance de 4,8 % en 2012, soit un taux de croissance presque inchangé par rapport à celui de 4,9 % enregistré en 2011 et conforme aux prévisions annuelles initiales en dépit du ralentissement économique mondial, selon la nouvelle édition d’Africa’s Pulse, une analyse bisannuelle par la Banque mondiale des enjeux façonnant les perspectives économiques de l’Afrique. read more

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