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DRC: Best result to date at Kebigada

Recent drilling by Amani Gold at the Kebigada deposit of its Giro Gold Project in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has returned the best result to date of 105... Read more about 'DRC: Best result to date at Kebigada'...

TANZANIA: THM resources increase at Fungoni

There has been a significant increase in total heavy mineral (THM) resources at the Fungoni project of Strandline Resources in Tanzania. Read more about 'TANZANIA: THM resources increase at Fungoni'...

Industry welcomes Zuma’s mining commitment - comment by Yolanda Torrisi

A commitment by South African President Jacob Zuma to ensure that the mining sector is a priority area of the economy has been welcomed by the nation’s mining industry. Read more about 'Industry welcomes Zuma’s mining commitment - comment by Yolanda Torrisi'...

TANZANIA: Fungoni development advances

Strandline Resources continues to progress development of its zircon-rich Fungoni Heavy Mineral Sands (HMS) project in Tanzania. Read more about 'TANZANIA: Fungoni development advances'...

BOTSWANA: Steps towards Mowana production

Alecto Minerals,the African-focused gold and copper exploration and development company, is progressing towards delivering continuous production and first sales at the Mowana Copper Project in Botswana. Read more about 'BOTSWANA: Steps towards Mowana production'...

NAMIBIA/BURKINA FASO: Trevali deal with Glencore

Glencore has entered into a definitive agreement with Trevali Mining Corp, whereby Trevali will purchase Glencore’s 80% interest in the Rosh Pinah mine in Namibia and 90% interest in the... Read more about 'NAMIBIA/BURKINA FASO: Trevali deal with Glencore'...

UGANDA: New Akelikongo nickel-copper targets

Sipa Resources has completed down-hole transient electro-magnetic (DHTEM) surveys on recent diamond drill holes containing the best massive sulphide intersections returned to date at the emerging Akelikongo nickel-copper discovery, which is... Read more about 'UGANDA: New Akelikongo nickel-copper targets'...

Investors warming to Zimbabwe - comment by Yolanda Torrisi

After years of uncertainty investors are warming to Zimbabwe’s mining sector. The country’s Mines and Mining Development Minister Walter Chidakwa said during the 2017 Mining Indaba that the general perception... Read more about 'Investors warming to Zimbabwe - comment by Yolanda Torrisi'...

LESOTHO: Lucapa progresses Mothae acquisition

The acquisition by Lucapa Diamond Co of a 70% interest in Mothae Diamonds (Pty) Ltd (MDL) is progressing. Read more about 'LESOTHO: Lucapa progresses Mothae acquisition'...

SOUTH AFRICA: Bushveld funds for Strategic acquisition

London-listed Bushveld Minerals has raised further funds for its planned acquisition of Strategic Minerals Corp after agreeing on a deal with Wogen Resources related to its alloying business. Read more about 'SOUTH AFRICA: Bushveld funds for Strategic acquisition'...