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GHANA: Wassa underground starts production

Pre-commercial production has started at Golden Star Resources’ Wassa underground mine in Ghana, as scheduled. The successful blasting of the first stope in the F Shoot of Wassa Underground took... Read more about 'GHANA: Wassa underground starts production'...

LESOTHO: Production set to start at Liqhobong

Firestone Diamonds, the AIM-quoted diamond development company, reports on construction activities at its Liqhobong diamond mine. Liqhobong is owned 75% by Firestone and 25% by the Government of Lesotho. Read more about 'LESOTHO: Production set to start at Liqhobong'...

SOUTH AFRICA: Petra and Ekapa in joint venture

Petra Diamonds and Ekapa Mining have entered into a joint venture agreement which combines the respective operations owned and operated by the joint venture partners in the Kimberley area into... Read more about 'SOUTH AFRICA: Petra and Ekapa in joint venture'...

MALAWI: Mkango secures HCL technology

Mkango Resources has secured a two‐year exclusive option and right to acquire, on commercially standard terms, the worldwide licence for a technology to produce high strength (up to 30%) hydrochloric... Read more about 'MALAWI: Mkango secures HCL technology'...

Fresh wave of interest in DRC riches - comment by Yolanda Torrisi

A recent report released to the market showed that there has been a fresh wave of ChInese companies investing in Central Africa and especially the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). Read more about 'Fresh wave of interest in DRC riches - comment by Yolanda Torrisi'...

TANZANIA: Graphex strengthens China relationships

Graphex Mining Ltd has updated its strategic partnership process with China Gold Group Investment Co and China National Building Material Group Corp (CNBM). Read more about 'TANZANIA: Graphex strengthens China relationships'...

SOUTH AFRICA: $2 million to get Galaxy running again

Galane Gold has approved a $2 million capital expenditure program required for the first phase of recommencement of production at its Galaxy gold mine in South Africa, up to a... Read more about 'SOUTH AFRICA: $2 million to get Galaxy running again'...

BURKINA FASO: Gryphon commits to developing Banfora

Gryphon Minerals is developing the world-class, 3.6 Moz resource, Banfora gold project in Burkina Faso. It is in the southwest of Burkina Faso, one of the largest gold producers in... Read more about 'BURKINA FASO: Gryphon commits to developing Banfora'...

DRC: Kibali works through challenges to full target

The giant Kibali gold mining complex in the DRC will remain a work in progress until its underground mining component is completed towards the end of 2017 but in the... Read more about 'DRC: Kibali works through challenges to full target'...

Stronger mining laws wanted for East Africa - comment by Yolanda Torrisi

East African countries are being urged to strengthen mining laws so that resources will benefit all people. Read more about 'Stronger mining laws wanted for East Africa - comment by Yolanda Torrisi'...