African Mining Network

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BURKINA FASO: Licence renewed for Babonga

Golden Rim Resources has been granted a three-year renewal for the licence of its Babonga Gold Project in Burkina Faso. Read more about 'BURKINA FASO: Licence renewed for Babonga'...

DRC: Strong results from Kebigada drilling

Amani Gold has completed a 50m line interval, infill drilling program at the Kebigada deposit of its Giro Gold Project in the Moto Greenstone Belt, northeast Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). Read more about 'DRC: Strong results from Kebigada drilling'...

SOUTH AFRICA: Study confirms combined development

Stonewall Resources has completed the second part of a scoping study into the combined Rietfontein and Beta staged hard‐rock gold mine development in South Africa. Read more about 'SOUTH AFRICA: Study confirms combined development'...

BURKINA FASO: High-grade results from Sanbrado

West African Resources has received high-grade diamond drilling results from the M1 deposit at its 100%-owned Sanbrado Gold Project in Burkina Faso. Read more about 'BURKINA FASO: High-grade results from Sanbrado'...

Mining must adopt innovation - comment by Yolanda Torrisi

The global mining industry needs to explore innovative ways to improve productivity, competitiveness and profitability, and this is no different in Africa. Read more about 'Mining must adopt innovation - comment by Yolanda Torrisi'...

BURKINA FASO: Positive Sanbrado open pit study

The interim open pit feasibility study for West African Resources’ Sanbrado Gold Project in Brukina Faso has confirmed the project as a producer of at least 150,000 ounces annually with... Read more about 'BURKINA FASO: Positive Sanbrado open pit study'...

MOZAMBIQUE: Cash injection from forward ruby sales

Mustang Resources may secure a substantial early cash injection by forward-selling some of its rubies from the Montepuez project in Mozambique ahead of the company’s planned maiden auction in October,... Read more about 'MOZAMBIQUE: Cash injection from forward ruby sales'...

COTE D’IVOIRE: Drilling set to start at Bobosso

Diamond drilling is set to begin at Predictive Discovery’s Bobosso Gold Project in Botswana. The program is being funded by Canadian company Progress Minerals, which is earning an initial 30%... Read more about 'COTE D’IVOIRE: Drilling set to start at Bobosso'...

BOTSWANA: Mowana production in full swing

Production is now ongoing on a fulltime basis at Alecto Minerals’ Mowana Copper Project in Botswana. Read more about 'BOTSWANA: Mowana production in full swing'...

Botswana adopts new sustainability model - comment by Yolanda Torrisi

A Canadian model aimed at improving the sustainability of mining through environmental and community outreach practices is being introduced in Botswana. Read more about 'Botswana adopts new sustainability model - comment by Yolanda Torrisi'...