In Guinea, diamonds are found in the rainforests and in Sierra Leone diamonds are present throughout the territory and 70% of the stones are of gemstone quality. It is in Sierra Leone that the best quality diamonds can be found today. Ghana is another diamond-producing country.
What part of Africa is rich in diamonds?
Where are Diamonds Mined in Africa? The largest diamond producers in Africa are South Africa, Angola, Botswana, Namibia and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).
Are there diamonds in Nigeria?
The Department of Resource Development in Nigeria’s Katsina State recently found diamond and gold deposits in the area. … Nigeria was mainly known for being the leading crude oil producer in Africa.