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TANZANIA: More deposits at Tajiri and Pangani-Tongoni

Aircore drilling results for the heavy mineral sands mineralised corridor south of Tanga in Tanzania confirms the discovery of multiple new higher grade deposits at Strandline Resources’ Tajiri and Pangani-Tongoni... Read more about 'TANZANIA: More deposits at Tajiri and Pangani-Tongoni'...

BURKINA FASO: Sarama acquires 50% of South Houndé

Sarama Resources advises that pursuant to the Earn-In Agreement between Sarama and Acacia Mining in respect of the South Houndé Project in Burkina Faso, Acacia has achieved the minimum required... Read more about 'BURKINA FASO: Sarama acquires 50% of South Houndé'...

GUINEA: $US205m deal for Alufer’s bauxite mine

An international consortium including Africa Finance Corporation is set to invest in Alufer Mining to fund the development of Guinea-Conakry’s high grade bauxite reserves. Read more about 'GUINEA: $US205m deal for Alufer’s bauxite mine'...

MOZAMBIQUE: Mustang shines ahead of first ruby sales

Emerging ruby producer Mustang Resources has started the new year with a bang as its share price surges ahead of the first sales from its Montepuez project in Mozambique. Read more about 'MOZAMBIQUE: Mustang shines ahead of first ruby sales'...

LESOTHO: Lucapa acquires Mothae kimberlite project

The Government of the Kingdom of Lesotho has awarded the advanced Mothae Kimberlite Project to Lucapa following a competitive international tender process. Read more about 'LESOTHO: Lucapa acquires Mothae kimberlite project '...

KENYA: Goldplat commissions Kilimapesa

Goldplat, has successfully commissioned the first stage of the new processing plant at Kilimapesa Gold Limited in Kenya. Read more about 'KENYA: Goldplat commissions Kilimapesa'...

GUINEA: Guinea Alumina awards development project

Guinea Alumina Corp S.A. (GAC) has awarded Fluor an engineering and program management consultancy contract for a major bauxite mine in the Boké region of Guinea. Read more about 'GUINEA: Guinea Alumina awards development project'...

Mining can be GDP’s saviour and grow full time employment - comment by Yolanda Torrisi

David Christianson of South Africa’s The Institute of Race Relations has commented recently and provided this report about mining leading GDP growth and rapidly employing people. Read more about 'Mining can be GDP’s saviour and grow full time employment - comment by Yolanda Torrisi'...

DRC: Monument to acquire Matala from Panex

Monument Mining has signed an Exclusive Option Agreement with Panex Resources to acquire Panex’s 51% controlling interest in the Matala Gold Project. Read more about 'DRC: Monument to acquire Matala from Panex'...