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MALAWI: Earn-in agreement for uranium licence

Mkango Resources has entered into a non-binding Heads of Terms Agreement with MetalNRG PLC, whereby the latter will earn up to a 75% interest in the Thambani uranium exclusive prospecting... Read more about 'MALAWI: Earn-in agreement for uranium licence '...

TANZANIA: Zanzibar begins due diligence

Zanzibar Gold Inc has initiated acquisition of two gold properties in Tanzania. Due diligence is being carried out on the Mkuvia property in the Nachengwea area of the country's south... Read more about 'TANZANIA: Zanzibar begins due diligence'...

Zimbabwe is “open for business” – comment by Yolanda Torrisi

Every so often a reversal in government policy ensures a country can move forward with planned developments to benefit both industry and community. Read more about 'Zimbabwe is “open for business” – comment by Yolanda Torrisi'...

ZAMBIA: Munali Nickel Mine reopened

Mabiza Resources and major investor Consolidated Nickel Mines Ltd (CNM) have resumed operations at the Munali Nickel Mine in southern Zambia. Read more about 'ZAMBIA: Munali Nickel Mine reopened '...

DRC: Kibali makes strong start to 2019

Kibali, which is ranked among the world’s top 10 gold mines, has made a strong start to 2019 after setting a new production record last year, according to Barrick president... Read more about 'DRC: Kibali makes strong start to 2019'...

EGYPT: Aton exploration licence extended

Aton Resources confirms the extension of its exploration licence at the 100%-owned Abu Marawat Concession in the Eastern Desert of Egypt, until March 2020. Read more about 'EGYPT: Aton exploration licence extended '...

ZIMBABWE: Blanket on track to meet gold guidance

Caledonia Mining Corporation produced 11,948 ounces of gold from the Blanket project in Zimbabwe during the March quarter. Read more about 'ZIMBABWE: Blanket on track to meet gold guidance '...

Angola seeks revival led by diamonds – comment by Yolanda Torrisi

As diamond mines age across the world, a renewed effort to move Angola’s minerals industry forward is holding promise in the southern African nation. Read more about 'Angola seeks revival led by diamonds – comment by Yolanda Torrisi'...

NIGERIA: Thor secures US$78 million from AFC

After receiving investment committee approval from the Africa Finance Corporation (AFC) Thor Explorations Ltd has executed a term sheet for a US$78 million financing package. Read more about 'NIGERIA: Thor secures US$78 million from AFC '...

SOUTH AFRICA: Commissioning starts at Galaxy

Galane Gold Ltd has started commissioning of its 15,000 tonnes per month plant at the Galaxy Gold Project in South Africa and the production of its first concentrate. Read more about 'SOUTH AFRICA: Commissioning starts at Galaxy'...