Category: Profiles

Sheku Kamara makes briquettes from organic waste. He solves the problem of deforestation by offering his briquette as a replacement for charcoal coal. Briquettes burns cleaner than charcoal and are also cheaper.  This means energy is saved and families have less expenditure of cooking fuel. Briquettes are also fuel in the clean cooking space which […]

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“Home Leone is the start of a movement that we believe can close Freetown’s slums in less than 25 years”. Come hear Nigel Hyde pitch on June 6th 2018 at 232. Doors open at 18:30. Home Leone is Social Entrepreneurship in Action! The need is urgent and significant. Tonight, one in five of Freetown’s residents […]

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Briquette Making Enterprise

Briquette Making Enterprise was represented its founder and CEO, Sheku Kamara. Sheku collects wastes of various types, not including plastic, which is converted into briquettes. Sheku is concerned with the use of coal as energy for cooking. Coal is a major contribution to deforestation in Sierra Leone. Equally important is that the burning of coal […]

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