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Unique Sale of 709 carat Peace Diamond

One of the world’s largest uncut diamonds from Sierra Leone, dubbed the Peace Diamond, has been sold for $6.5 million. British luxury jeweler Laurence Graff purchased the egg-sized diamond on behalf of his business, Graff Diamonds. The sale will raise funds for...

Diamond Discovery in Lesotho Mine

  New diamond discovery in a Lesotho Mine! Africa-focused Gem Diamonds’ has recently announced its discovery of a 202-carat rough diamond at its flagship Letšeng mine in Lesotho. The stone is a high quality 202 carat, D colour Type IIa diamond, valued at $8m to...

Burkina Faso mining sector boom

The Burkina Faso mining sector is booming. The Burkina Faso mining sector has become vibrant and active in recent years, thanks to increased exploration in the country. Companies such as SEMAFO and Roxgold are largely contributing to this. There are a variety of...