Hon. Foday Rado Yokie

Hon. Foday Rado Yokie

Minister of Mineral Resources Sierra Leone

Hon.  Foday Rado Yokie is the current Minister of Mines and Mineral Resources of the Government of the Republic of Sierra Leone.
He is a Seasoned Politician and an entrepreneur of high pedigree. He has served as a Member of Parliament of the Government of Sierra Leone from August 2007 to December 2017 for the Sierra Leone People`s Party Constituency 068 (now 088 in the Bo District,). During his tenure as Member of Parliament, he served several Committees and assisted the Committee on Mines and Mineral Resources in many oversight meetings.
Before his appointment as Minister, he served as the Special Trade Envoy of the Government of Sierra Leone responsible to globally present Sierra Leone as a suitable investment destination to potential investors.
As Minister of Mines and Mineral Resources, his vision is to make the mining sector benefit the people of Sierra Leone while ensuring mining activities are conducted in a sustainable manner for generations yet unborn.
 
 

Time and date Venue Topic Speakers

Wednesday 05/02/2020

From 15:35 To 17:00

02/05/2020 15:35 02/05/2020 17:00 Ministerial Presentations and Q&A Block 3. West Africa Presentations: The latest legislative updates, emerging opportunities and ongoing development
Q&A: Regional challenges and prospects for collaboration between the countries
 
CTICC

CTICC

"Ministerial Presentations and Q&A Block 3. West Africa"

Hon. Foday Rado Yokie Hon. Gesler E. Murray Hon. Kwaku Asomah-Cheremeh Hon. Oumarou Idani

Monday 03/02/2020

From 11:00 To 12:30

02/03/2020 11:00 02/03/2020 12:30 Sierra Leone Country Case Study: The New Direction for Sierra Leone’s Mining Sector Opening Address: The New Direction for Sierra Leone's Mining Sector
Speaker
Hon. Foday Rado Yokie, Minister of Mines and Mineral Resources
 
Presentation: The Nationwide Airborne Geophysical Survey: Phenomenal Results and the next steps
Speakers:
Tim Archer, Director, Reid Geophysics Ltd.
Prince Cuffey, Director of Geological Surveys, Sierra Leone
 
Panel Discussion: The Nationwide Airborne Geophysical Survey- the Key to Unlocking the full mineral potential of Sierra Leone
Speakers:
Moderator:  
Isabelle Ramdoo, Senior Associate and Development Economist, IGF
Julius Mattai, Director General, National Minerals Agency
Peter Bangura, Director of Mines, National Minerals Agency
Jan Joubert, CEO.Meya Mining
Miles Van Eeden, Koidu Ltd.
Karl Smithson, Sierra Diamonds
Alex Ivanov, Vimetco
 
Q&A
CTICC

CTICC

"Sierra Leone Country Case Study: The New Direction for Sierra Leone’s Mining Sector "

Hon. Foday Rado Yokie Prince R. C. Cuffey Tim Archer
Time and date

Wednesday 05/02/2020

From 15:35 To 17:00

02/05/2020 15:35 02/05/2020 17:00 Ministerial Presentations and Q&A Block 3. West Africa Presentations: The latest legislative updates, emerging opportunities and ongoing development
Q&A: Regional challenges and prospects for collaboration between the countries
 
CTICC
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CTICC

Topic
Speakers

Time and date

Monday 03/02/2020

From 11:00 To 12:30

02/03/2020 11:00 02/03/2020 12:30 Sierra Leone Country Case Study: The New Direction for Sierra Leone’s Mining Sector Opening Address: The New Direction for Sierra Leone's Mining Sector
Speaker
Hon. Foday Rado Yokie, Minister of Mines and Mineral Resources
 
Presentation: The Nationwide Airborne Geophysical Survey: Phenomenal Results and the next steps
Speakers:
Tim Archer, Director, Reid Geophysics Ltd.
Prince Cuffey, Director of Geological Surveys, Sierra Leone
 
Panel Discussion: The Nationwide Airborne Geophysical Survey- the Key to Unlocking the full mineral potential of Sierra Leone
Speakers:
Moderator:  
Isabelle Ramdoo, Senior Associate and Development Economist, IGF
Julius Mattai, Director General, National Minerals Agency
Peter Bangura, Director of Mines, National Minerals Agency
Jan Joubert, CEO.Meya Mining
Miles Van Eeden, Koidu Ltd.
Karl Smithson, Sierra Diamonds
Alex Ivanov, Vimetco
 
Q&A
CTICC
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CTICC

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