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Kono District is most synonymous with mining than perhaps any other place in Sierra Leone. The soils of Kono are home to some of the country's previous minerals,

On 20th April 2021, the people of Koidu City in the diamondiferous eastern district of Kono were rudely reminded of the bitter memories of the ten years of

Koidu City, Eastern Sierra Leone, Friday 18 January 2018 - His Excellency President Julius Maada Bio has visited the diamond-rich district of Kono, eastern Sierra Leone, as part

Kono district has always been the proverbial man that sits by the river and washes his hands with spittle. It is no secret that the mere mention of

The political situation preceding the Sierra Leone March 31st Presidential runoff is becoming nerve-wracking by the day as post-election violence continues in an unprecedented modus. The Sierra Leone

Representing the Paramount Chief of Kamara Chiefdom, Tombodu, Kono District, the Town Chief Saffia Ndomahina, in charge of Maima II has commended the developmental efforts of Pluto Mining

Pluto Mining Company operating in Kono, east of Sierra Leone has benefitted from a series of developmental projects since Maxim Brandwain commonly called Max, who is also the

After many decades when diamonds were discovered in Kono in the 1930s from colonial times, the precious minerals were plundered to the advantage of the colonialists. Going through the

Port Loko, March 20 (SLENA) - President Ernest Bai Koroma has called for a final push to flush Ebola from the country. He said the National Ebola Response