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GHANA: Commercial production at Wassa

Golden Star Resources has achieved commercial production at its Wassa Underground Gold Mine in Ghana. The project construction of Wassa Underground, including the installation of all ancillary infrastructure, is essentially... Read more about 'GHANA: Commercial production at Wassa'...

South Africa seeks brighter future despite challenges - comment by Yolanda Torrisi

2016 was one of the most difficult economic and political years in South Africa and as the world’s mining executives begin the yearly trek to the Mining Indaba in Cape... Read more about 'South Africa seeks brighter future despite challenges - comment by Yolanda Torrisi'...

TANZANIA: Mineralisation intersected at Bauhinia Creek

Shanta Gold’s underground development has intersected first mineralisation at the Bauhinia Creek deposit of the New Luika Gold Project. Read more about 'TANZANIA: Mineralisation intersected at Bauhinia Creek'...

GHANA: Goldplat dealing licence renewed for 3 years

Goldplat has received confirmation from the Government of the Republic of Ghana that its Ghanaian licence to purchase and deal in gold has been renewed for a period of three years. Read more about 'GHANA: Goldplat dealing licence renewed for 3 years'...

NAMIBIA: Bushveld acquires interest in Uis tin project

Bushveld Minerals, a diversified mineral development company with projects in South Africa and Madagascar, has agreed terms to acquire a significant interest in the Uis tin project in Namibia through... Read more about 'NAMIBIA: Bushveld acquires interest in Uis tin project'...

BURKINA FASO: Natougou Gold Project permit approved

The Council of Ministers of the Government of Burkina Faso has approved SEMAFO’s mining permit application for the Natougou Gold Project. Read more about 'BURKINA FASO: Natougou Gold Project permit approved'...

CSR must be part of daily mining operations - comment by Yolanda Torrisi

A seminar was held late last year in Johannesburg with the focus on how best to implement CSR strategies in mining to the benefit of all involved in the industry. Read more about 'CSR must be part of daily mining operations - comment by Yolanda Torrisi'...

MALAWI: Noble to acquire 12.5% of Mkango

Mkango Resources has entered into a collaboration agreement with Noble Resources International, which will also allow Noble to acquire up to a 12.5% interest in Mkango. Read more about 'MALAWI: Noble to acquire 12.5% of Mkango'...

BURKINA FASO: High grade gold results at Tanlouka

Gold developer West African Resources has reported further high-grade RC results from the M1 prospect, at its 100%-owned Tanlouka gold project in Burkina Faso. Read more about 'BURKINA FASO: High grade gold results at Tanlouka'...

GUINEA: Part of Tri-K project divested to Managem

Avocet Mining confirms that a Mining Convention was signed in Conakry in respect of the Tri-K project in Guinea by His Excellency Abdoulaye Magassouba, Minister of Mines and Geology, by... Read more about 'GUINEA: Part of Tri-K project divested to Managem'...