First step in getting the fish- and landing site in Tombo, Sierra Leone up and running

16.10.15

The first step in getting the landing site in Tombo, Sierra Leone up and running was taken 25th September 2015, when Neptune, partially owned by Aurora, started selling ice to the local community. The customers are mainly persons working in the local fishing industry but also others such as women who have small stalls selling drinks.

The very first customer was Isata Kawawho bought some ice tobe able to chill the water she is selling.

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