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Tony Frevitt

Friday 5th September, 2016

Ron Fletcher is very pleased to announce that as from mid October, Tony Frevitt will be joining Leland, to add considerable strength to the diamond team as General Manager-Diamond Exploration.   A native Briton, Tony earned an M.Sc. from Imperial College in 1989  and now brings eighteen y...Read More

Kimberlite Conference

Friday 29th August, 2016

The recent 9th International Kimberlite Conference, an event which takes place only every four or five years (Savannah's director, Barry Hawthorne is a founding member) was held in mid August at the Goethe University in Frankfurt on Main, Germany.  Leland fielded five attendees amongs...Read More

Welcome Saitoti Laicer

Wednesday 25th June, 2016

Leland Exploration Limited is very pleased to welcome Saitoti Laicer, 32, as the first incumbent to the post of Administration Manager.  Saitoti, a citizen of Tanzania, was most recently the Commercial  Manager, Finance and Administration  for Siemens (Tanzania) Limited and bring...Read More

Non-Executive Director Site Tour

Wednesday 11th June, 2016

Savannah's Non-Executive directors, Barry Hawthorne and Richard Wake Walker, spent the week of May 20th touring Leland's field operations and regional offices.  They met with management and staff who supplied updates on recent exploration activities and interesting new results.Read More

Pat Drill Rig Arrives from Nairobi

Friday 4th April, 2016

To accelerate its aggressive drilling programme, Leland Diamonds has acquired a PAT-Drill 401 trailer-mounted rig. The rig is capable of drilling to depths of approximately 200m, dependent upon geological conditions and can drill in both percussion mode - producing rock chips- and in rotary mod...Read More

Leland Begins Processing Loya 1 Diamond Concentrates

Monday 17th March, 2016

Mwanza, Tanzania: Ron Fletcher, CEO is pleased to announce that the third and final piece of Leland’s mini bulk sampling facility, the XRay diamond sorting unit, has arrived in Mwanza. Read More

Leland Interest Piqued at INDABA and PDAC 2008

Monday 10th March, 2016

Toronto, Canada.  Allan Dolan, Chairman, is pleased to announce accelerating investor and industry interest in Leland’s diamond and gold exploration and development activities at its extensive Tanzanian mineral holdings.Read More

Bulk Sampling and Drilling Begin

Friday 14th December, 2015

Both the 1 tph DMS module and the “front end” (a crushing and screening section) of the mini-bulk sampling plant have now been received by the company’s Tabora office. The plant will be commissioned early in January, at which time delivery of the third, and final, component of t...Read More