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SOUTH AFRICA: Prieska purchase boosts Orion

Significant progress made by Orion Minerals in completing the purchase of the large-scale Prieska zinc-copper mine in South Africa has contributed to equities research firm Independent Investment Research (IIR) lifting... Read more about 'SOUTH AFRICA: Prieska purchase boosts Orion'...

SOUTH AFRICA: Lonmin to buy remainder of Pandora

Lonmin has agreed to buy the remaining 7.5% of the Pandora Joint Venture in the Bushveld Igneous Complex in South Africa for R45.565 million from Northam Platinum's subsidiary Mvelaphanda Resources. Read more about 'SOUTH AFRICA: Lonmin to buy remainder of Pandora'...

BURUNDI: Gakara development on track

Rainbow Rare Earths is making solid progress towards first production of rare earth concentrate within six months from the Gakara Rare Earth Project in Burundi. Read more about 'BURUNDI: Gakara development on track'...

MAURITANIA: Results increase confidence in Tijirit

Algold Resources has received more assay results from diamond and reverse circulation drilling at the Tijirit Gold Project in Mauritania. Read more about 'MAURITANIA: Results increase confidence in Tijirit'...

Concerning trends for South African mining – comment by Yolanda Torrisi

Despite statistics showing that South Africa’s mining industry performed slightly better in the first quarter of 2017 than in the corresponding quarter of 2016, there are concerning underlying trends, according... Read more about 'Concerning trends for South African mining – comment by Yolanda Torrisi'...

BURKINA FASO: Exceptional Sanbrado drill results

West African Resources has received bonanza grade diamond drilling results from the M1 deposit at its Sanbrado Gold Project in Burkina Faso. Read more about 'BURKINA FASO: Exceptional Sanbrado drill results'...

TANZANIA: Sales deals for Lindi Jumbo graphite

Walkabout Resources has concluded a series of agreements that permit it sell up to 75% of its annual production from the Lindi Jumbo Flake Graphite Mine in Tanzania. Read more about 'TANZANIA: Sales deals for Lindi Jumbo graphite'...

SIERRA LEONE: Stellar negotiates note extension

Stellar Diamonds, the London-listed diamond development company focused on West Africa, has negotiated a two-month extension to the long-stop dates with the noteholders of its two outstanding Convertible Loan Notes (CLNs). Read more about 'SIERRA LEONE: Stellar negotiates note extension'...

ETHIOPIA: Tulu Kapi DFS update complete

Completion of the Definitive Feasibility Study (DFS) Update for KEFI Minerals’ Tulu Kapi Gold Project in Ethiopia takes the company another step closer to finalising project finance. Read more about 'ETHIOPIA: Tulu Kapi DFS update complete'...

Mugabe says mining must play greater role in Zimbabwe - comment by Yolanda Torrisi

Zimbabwe’s President Robert Mugabe is becoming impatient over the pace of mining reform and says that the industry needs to be reorganised so that it contributes more towards the country’s economy. Read more about 'Mugabe says mining must play greater role in Zimbabwe - comment by Yolanda Torrisi'...