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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Tanzania not alone with misplaced reforms – comment by Yolanda Torrisi

There has been plenty written and said in recent times about Tanzania’s push to gain more revenue from its mining industry – a push that has been very costly for... Read more about 'Tanzania not alone with misplaced reforms – comment by Yolanda Torrisi'...

MAURITANIA: Key approval for uranium project

The Environmental and Social Impact Assessment (ESIA) for Aura Energy's Tiris Uranium Project in Mauritania has been approved by the Mauritanian Government. Read more about 'MAURITANIA: Key approval for uranium project '...

ZAMBIA: Star Zinc drilling to be fast-tracked

After reviewing an independent conceptual study for the Star Zinc Project in Zambia, Galileo Resources has decided to fast-track a drilling program. Read more about 'ZAMBIA: Star Zinc drilling to be fast-tracked'...

LESOTHO: Firestone recovers 134 carat diamond

Firestone Diamonds has recovered its largest diamond to date from the Liqhobong Diamond Mine in Lesotho. Read more about 'LESOTHO: Firestone recovers 134 carat diamond '...

DRC: MOU with Chinese for Manono project

AVZ Minerals has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Shanghai Greatpower Industry Co Ltd for a potential investment in the company and offtake opportunities from Manono Lithium Project in... Read more about 'DRC: MOU with Chinese for Manono project'...

Africa’s sovereign risk has eased – comment by Yolanda Torrisi

The political environment in Africa has generally stabilised and sovereign risk linked to mining investment in the continent has eased, which means the continent is more attractive to those wishing... Read more about 'Africa’s sovereign risk has eased – comment by Yolanda Torrisi'...

ANGOLA: Maiden resource for Longonjo

A successful drilling campaign by Rift Valley Resources has delivered a maiden JORC resource for its Longonjo Magnet Metals Project in Angola. Read more about 'ANGOLA: Maiden resource for Longonjo '...

MAURITANIA: Algold extends Salma vein

Assay results from rock chip panel sampling carried out at Algold Resources' Tijirit project in Mauritania include high grade values of 100 g/t and 89 g/t gold. Read more about 'MAURITANIA: Algold extends Salma vein'...

ETHIOPIA: East Africa MOU for project financing

East Africa Metals has signed a binding memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Luck Winner Investment Limited providing for project development financing of up to US$250 million to be used for... Read more about 'ETHIOPIA: East Africa MOU for project financing '...

DRC: First Cobalt opts out of alliance

First Cobalt Corp has elected not to complete a strategic alliance over seven cobalt exploration properties in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Read more about 'DRC: First Cobalt opts out of alliance'...