African Mining Network

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MALI: African Gold Group appoints CEO

Stan Bharti has agreed to join African Gold Group (AGG) as chairman and chief executive officer on a permanent basis. Previously Mr Bharti was acting as interim chief executive officer. Read more about 'MALI: African Gold Group appoints CEO'...

SOUTH AFRICA: Tango focus on diamonds

With the continued operational success at the Oena Diamond Mine in South Africa, Tango Mining proposes to dispose of the metallurgical and mining projects in the country. Read more about 'SOUTH AFRICA: Tango focus on diamonds '...

DIVERSITY: Special report from Mining Indaba

For its 2019 event, Mining Indaba put in place a plan to increase the number of female speakers to 25% - a target they achieved, with 89 women taking to... Read more about 'DIVERSITY: Special report from Mining Indaba'...

Gold shines brightly in West Africa – comment by Yolanda Torrisi

Gold mining on the continent is moving away from the traditional stronghold of South Africa to West Africa. Read more about 'Gold shines brightly in West Africa – comment by Yolanda Torrisi'...

NAMIBIA: Initial Uis tin concentrate imminent

AfriTin Mining expects to generate its initial tin concentrate from the Uis Tin Project in Namibia early this month after commissioning of the phase one plant was finished last week. Read more about 'NAMIBIA: Initial Uis tin concentrate imminent '...

ZIMBABWE: Alrosa to start mining diamonds

Russian mining giant Alrosa and Zimbabwe Consolidated Diamond Company (ZCDC) have signed a joint venture agreement to develop diamond deposits in Zimbabwe. Read more about 'ZIMBABWE: Alrosa to start mining diamonds'...

TANZANIA: Survey work underway at Buckreef

Tanzanian Gold Corporation has started a geophysical survey at the Buckreef Gold Project in Tanzania. This survey will help the company complete a new resource-geology model.  Read more about 'TANZANIA: Survey work underway at Buckreef'...

MALI: Two decades of value delivery

Twenty years after the Morila mine started production, the Barrick owned and operated gold mines in Mali continue to make a major contribution to the country’s economy and lead the... Read more about 'MALI: Two decades of value delivery '...

Transformation starts with our leaders – comment by Yolanda Torrisi

Quality leadership is a cornerstone of success to structural change in industries such as South Africa’s mining sectors. Read more about 'Transformation starts with our leaders – comment by Yolanda Torrisi'...

ZIMBABWE: Sinking of shaft completed at Blanket

Caledonia Mining Corporation has completed shaft sinking at the new Central Shaft at Blanket Gold Project in Zimbabwe. Read more about 'ZIMBABWE: Sinking of shaft completed at Blanket '...