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Nigeria determined to benefit from mining – comment by Yolanda Torrisi

There are many opportunities in Nigeria’s mining sector with some of the world’s highest-grade mineral deposits found in the country. Read more about 'Nigeria determined to benefit from mining – comment by Yolanda Torrisi'...

MOROCCO: All Boumâadine holes intersect sulphide

Maya Gold & Silver's drilling program at the Boumâadine polymetallic deposit in Morocco continues to deliver positive results. All verification holes to date have intersected polymetallic sulphide mineralisation. Read more about 'MOROCCO: All Boumâadine holes intersect sulphide '...

TANZANIA: Mining licence process starts for Mahenge

Black Rock Mining has started the formal mining licence application process for the Mahenge Graphite Project in Tanzania. Read more about 'TANZANIA: Mining licence process starts for Mahenge'...

COTE D’IVOIRE: Volcanic intends acquiring gold properties

Volcanic Gold Mines has entered into a binding Memorandum of Understanding to acquire a number of gold properties in Cote D'Ivoire. Read more about 'COTE D’IVOIRE: Volcanic intends acquiring gold properties'...

SIERRA LEONE: Stellar secures kimberlite diamond project

Stellar Diamonds has completed the tribute mining agreement and revenue share agreement with Octea Mining Limited in respect of the Tongo-Tonguma kimberlite diamond project in eastern Sierra Leone. Read more about 'SIERRA LEONE: Stellar secures kimberlite diamond project'...

Ghana best performed in Fraser investment survey – comment by Yolanda Torrisi

Ghana was the best performing mining jurisdiction in Africa, placing at 22nd out of 91 jurisdictions globally in the annual Fraser Institute’s Annual Survey of Mining Companies. Read more about 'Ghana best performed in Fraser investment survey – comment by Yolanda Torrisi'...

BURKINA FASO: Positive initial Toega gold resource

B2Gold Corp has announced a positive initial inferred mineral resource estimate for the Toega gold deposit in Burkina Faso. Read more about 'BURKINA FASO: Positive initial Toega gold resource'...

MAURITANIA: Tijirit gold resource upgraded

Algold Resources Corp has updated the mineral resource for its Tijirit Gold Project in Mauritania. The Eleanore Zone at Tijirit now has 94,250 ounces in the indicated category at an... Read more about 'MAURITANIA: Tijirit gold resource upgraded'...

KENYA: Ilmenite and zircon production up at Kwale

Base Resources increased ilmenite and zircon output and grades from its Kwale Mineral Sands Project in Kenya during the six months to December 31, 2017. Read more about 'KENYA: Ilmenite and zircon production up at Kwale'...