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LIBERIA: Tango to acquire stake in diamond project

Tango Mining has entered an agreement with West Mining to purchase an 80% interest in the Mano River Diamond Project in the Republic of Liberia. Read more about 'LIBERIA: Tango to acquire stake in diamond project '...

SENEGAL – Avenira to expand phosphate project

Avenira Limited has started work to significantly expand production at its Baobab Phosphate Project in Senegal. The company is selling product on a small scale but is about to expand operations. Read more about 'SENEGAL – Avenira to expand phosphate project'...

Small-scale support in Ghana will boost industry – comment by Yolanda Torrisi

A healthy small-scale mining scene in Ghana flows on to a thriving mining industry in the West African country and it is encouraging to see the government is taking steps... Read more about 'Small-scale support in Ghana will boost industry – comment by Yolanda Torrisi'...

SENEGAL: New gold zone at Makabingui

Bassari Resources' geologists have discovered a new gold zone about 800 metres to the east of the mineralised system at Makabingui Gold Project in Senegal. Read more about 'SENEGAL: New gold zone at Makabingui '...

MOZAMBIQUE: Key study for second graphite mine

A bankable feasibility study for a second graphite mine in Mozambique should be delivered nest quarter, according to ASX-listed Battery Minerals. Read more about 'MOZAMBIQUE: Key study for second graphite mine '...

BURKINA FASO: Golden Rim targets resource increase

Golden Rim Resources is confident it has the exploration upside to significantly upgrade the recently announced maiden, 1 million ounce mineral resource at its Kouri Gold Project in Burkina Faso. Read more about 'BURKINA FASO: Golden Rim targets resource increase '...

MAURITIUS – Entry gateway for Australian miners

Australia’s resources and investment entities looking for opportunities to gain a foothold across the African continent have been urged to use the island state of Mauritius off Africa’s east coast,... Read more about 'MAURITIUS – Entry gateway for Australian miners '...

Scrapping draft bill would be sensible: Minerals Council – comment by Yolanda Torrisi

A proposal by South Africa's Mineral Resources Minister Gwede Mantashe to withdraw the much-talked-about draft Bill to amend the Mineral and Petroleum Resources Development Act (MPRDA) has plenty of merit... Read more about 'Scrapping draft bill would be sensible: Minerals Council – comment by Yolanda Torrisi'...

TANZANIA: Lindi Jumbo mining licence granted

Emerging graphite developer Walkabout Resources has become the first ASX-listed entity to be granted a mining licence in resource-rich Tanzania. Read more about 'TANZANIA: Lindi Jumbo mining licence granted'...

SOUTH AFRICA – Prieska to reopen by end of year

Orion Minerals expects to restart the Prieska Polymetallic Project in South Africa by the end of 2020. Read more about 'SOUTH AFRICA – Prieska to reopen by end of year '...