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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SOUTH AFRICA: Approval for Maseve mine sale

The South African Competition Tribunal has approved the transaction in which Royal Bafokeng Platinum Limited (RBPlat) will acquire a 100% equity interest in Platinum Group Metals Ltd's Maseve Investments 11... Read more about 'SOUTH AFRICA: Approval for Maseve mine sale'...

CONFERENCE: Fresh new look for Mining Indaba

Mining Indaba in Cape Town from February 5-8 will focus on deal-making, sustainable development and mining of the future. Read more about 'CONFERENCE: Fresh new look for Mining Indaba'...

Mining safety standards must be lifted – comment by Yolanda Torrisi

One mining fatality is one too many in any mining jurisdiction around the world so the fact that the number of fatalities in South African mines this year has increased... Read more about 'Mining safety standards must be lifted – comment by Yolanda Torrisi'...

DRC: Bisie Tin Project on track for Alphamin

Alphamin Resources Corp is on track to deliver on its commitment to develop the first large commercial tin mine in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo that will produce responsible,... Read more about 'DRC: Bisie Tin Project on track for Alphamin'...

EGYPT: Hamama to be second gold operation

Aton Resources, through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Aton Mining, has notified the Egyptian Mineral Resources Authority (EMRA) of its intention to make a declaration of commerciality at its Hamama Gold Project. Read more about 'EGYPT: Hamama to be second gold operation'...

SOUTH AFRICA: Promising results from Blesberg

Australian Vanadium has received promising tantalum, lithium and beryllium results from drilling at Blesberg project in the Northern Cape Province of South Africa. Read more about 'SOUTH AFRICA: Promising results from Blesberg'...

TANZANIA: Estimate for Singida Gold Project

Shanta Gold, the East Africa-focused gold producer, has announced a JORC-compliant mineral resource estimate for the Singida Gold Project in Central Tanzania. Read more about 'TANZANIA: Estimate for Singida Gold Project'...

CONFERENCE: Envisioning African mining industry of the future

Mining is one of Africa’s most significant export industries, with the continent being among the world’s largest producers of metals such as platinum, copper, iron ore and uranium, among others. Read more about 'CONFERENCE: Envisioning African mining industry of the future'...

Madagascar’s mining potential emerges – comment by Yolanda Torrisi

Madagascar is not a name that immediately springs to mind when considering mining in Africa but that is changing with a couple of companies operating there and others looking to... Read more about 'Madagascar’s mining potential emerges – comment by Yolanda Torrisi'...

DRC: Credit facility for Alphamin’s Bisie

Alphamin Resources Corp has secured a credit facility of US$80 million from a syndicate of lenders to assist with construction of the Bisie Tin Project in North Kivu Province of... Read more about 'DRC: Credit facility for Alphamin’s Bisie'...