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MALI: Follow-up drilling starts at Farabakoura

Compass Gold Corp has started a follow-up drill program at the Farabakoura artisanal workings on the Ouassada exploration permit of its Sikasso property in Southern Mali. Read more about 'MALI: Follow-up drilling starts at Farabakoura'...

COTE D’IVOIRE: Friedland's HPX shows Sama support

HPX Ivory Coast Holdings Inc, a subsidiary of High Power Exploration Inc (HPX), will begin exercising Sama Resources share purchase warrants to continue to advance the Yepleu Nickel-Copper-Cobalt-Palladium Project in... Read more about 'COTE D’IVOIRE: Friedland's HPX shows Sama support '...

KENYA: Kilimapesa on care and maintenance

Goldplat plc, the AIM-listed gold producer, with international gold recovery operations based in South Africa and Ghana and a gold mine in Kenya, has put the Kilimapesa Gold Project (KPG)... Read more about 'KENYA: Kilimapesa on care and maintenance'...

Taxing miners will only punish Namibia – comment by Yolanda Torrisi

A receptive tax regime can encourage investment in mining and help protect economies from troubled times and during a recession, countries such as Namibia may be tempted to introduce tax-raising... Read more about 'Taxing miners will only punish Namibia – comment by Yolanda Torrisi'...

GHANA: Country now Africa’s top gold producer

Asante Gold Corporation notes that Ghana has overtaken South Africa as the largest gold producer in Africa. Read more about 'GHANA: Country now Africa’s top gold producer'...

NAMIBIA: Broadway acquires land package

Broadway Gold Mining is expanding its effort to identify world-class deposits and has acquired an 85% interest in an extensive land package in Namibia. Read more about 'NAMIBIA: Broadway acquires land package'...

MALI: African Gold raising funds for Kobada

African Gold Group intends to raise up to C$5 million in a non-brokered private placement. The company intends to use the proceeds of the offering to continue to develop its... Read more about 'MALI: African Gold raising funds for Kobada'...

NAMIBIA: Osino starts drilling at Karibib

Osino Resources Corp has started a significant drill program at the Karibib Gold Project in Namibia. To facilitate increased exploration the company has added a second rig to the campaign. Read more about 'NAMIBIA: Osino starts drilling at Karibib'...

Upcoming Zambian conference has big role to play – comment by Yolanda Torrisi

The Zambian government’s moves on fellow Konkola Copper Mines (KCM) investor Vedanta Resources is a disturbing direction for those worried about resource nationalism trends on the continent. Read more about 'Upcoming Zambian conference has big role to play – comment by Yolanda Torrisi'...

MALI: Robex lifts Nampala gold production 15.3%

Robex Resources Inc produced 11,291 ounces or 351 kilograms of gold from the Nampala project in Mali during the March quarter. Read more about 'MALI: Robex lifts Nampala gold production 15.3%'...