African Mining Network

AMN was established to develop and build relationships across Africa’s mining community, and give the world a preview of what is happening in mining in Africa.

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ERITREA: Danakali makes progress at potash project

Danakali Ltd is making significant progress towards the development of its Colluli Potash Project in Eritrea. Read more about 'ERITREA: Danakali makes progress at potash project '...

ZAMBIA: Manganese exploration licences validated

Maxtech Ventures has had two large-scale exploration licences in Zambia validated by the country's Minister of Mines and Mineral Development. Read more about 'ZAMBIA: Manganese exploration licences validated'...

GUINEA: Positive PEA for Lola Graphite Project

A preliminary economic assessment (PEA) for development of the Lola Graphite Project in the Republic of Guinea has been filed by Sama Resources. Read more about 'GUINEA: Positive PEA for Lola Graphite Project'...

Mining improves life in mining-dependent countries – comment by Yolanda Torrisi

The lives of people living in countries with mining-dependent economies have, on average, improved faster in the past 20 years than the lives of people in other countries, according to... Read more about 'Mining improves life in mining-dependent countries – comment by Yolanda Torrisi'...

DRC – Ivanhoe boosts Kipushi resources

An independently prepared estimate has resulted in a significant increase in measured and indicated mineral resources at Ivanhoe Mines’ high-grade, Kipushi zinc-copper-silver-germanium mine in the DRC. Read more about 'DRC – Ivanhoe boosts Kipushi resources '...

KENYA: Record rutile production from Kwale

Base Resources Limited predicts another year of steady production from its Kwale mineral sands operation in Kenya. Read more about 'KENYA: Record rutile production from Kwale'...

NAMIBIA: Bannerman well-funded to advance Etango

Bannerman Resources is well funded to continue the definitive feasibility study (DFS) update on its Etango Uranium Project in Namibia after completing an $8 million heavily oversubscribed capital raising. Read more about 'NAMIBIA: Bannerman well-funded to advance Etango'...

ZIMBABWE: Wide pegmatite mineralisation intersected

Six Sigma Metals has completed a reverse circulation drilling program at the Bonnyvale prospect of its Shamva Lithium Project in Zimbabwe. Read more about 'ZIMBABWE: Wide pegmatite mineralisation intersected'...

BUSINESS NETWORKS: Czech firm keen to find partnerships

Representatives of Inco Engineering, a member of the Czech Extraction and Mining Technology Association, will be visiting South Africa on August 16 and 17, 2018. Read more about 'BUSINESS NETWORKS: Czech firm keen to find partnerships'...

Mining in South Africa needs nurturing – comment by Yolanda Torrisi

With South Africa’s mining industry desperately in need of a fillip, there are fears that the long-awaited revised mining charter may not deliver and that the industry is in grave... Read more about 'Mining in South Africa needs nurturing – comment by Yolanda Torrisi'...