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TANZANIA: Maiden Reserve Estimate for Panda Hill

Cradle Resources has released the maiden Ore Reserve Estimate for the Panda Hill niobium project. The reserves are reported in accordance with JORC Code (2012) and incorporate the results of... Read more about 'TANZANIA: Maiden Reserve Estimate for Panda Hill'...

SOUTH AFRICA: Ferrum Crescent reviews Moonlight project

Ferrum Crescent is reviewing the Moonlight iron ore project in South Africa. Since the beginning of 2016, parallel to the previously announced review and strategic refocusing of the group’s assets... Read more about 'SOUTH AFRICA: Ferrum Crescent reviews Moonlight project'...

TANZANIA: Force majeure at Buckreef halts plant

Tanzanian Royalty Exploration Corp reports on its CIL gold recovery plant installation at Buckreef. During its period of force majeure, the company was unable to perform many functions. Read more about 'TANZANIA: Force majeure at Buckreef halts plant'...

Zambia continues to be popular for FDI - comment by Yolanda Torrisi

Zambia continues to remain an attractive investment destination. It’s favourable geology, a long mining history, political stability, low exploration risk, good security and favourable economic environment have given it a... Read more about 'Zambia continues to be popular for FDI - comment by Yolanda Torrisi'...

TANZANIA: Funds see Panda Hill through to mine decision

Cradle Resources has secured commitments to raise A$2.16 million via a placement to sophisticated investors. This ensures Cradle is sufficiently funded to meet its likely working capital requirements until the... Read more about 'TANZANIA: Funds see Panda Hill through to mine decision'...

BOTSWANA: EIA approved for Letlhakane

A-Cap Resources is a step closer to developing Botswana's first uranium mine, after the government approved its Environmental Impact Statement for the Letlhakane project. Read more about 'BOTSWANA: EIA approved for Letlhakane'...

SIERRA LEONE: Tongo mining licence approved

Stellar Diamonds, the London listed diamond development company focused on West Africa, has had its mining licence approved over its 100% owned Tongo project in Sierra Leone. Read more about 'SIERRA LEONE: Tongo mining licence approved'...

SOUTH AFRICA: Metallurgical test work on Groenfontein

Bushveld Minerals, a diversified mineral development company with a portfolio of vanadium, titanium, iron ore, tin and coal assets in Africa, has released results from pilot-scale metallurgical test work and... Read more about 'SOUTH AFRICA: Metallurgical test work on Groenfontein'...

CONFERENCE: Renewable energy to shine in mining

The mining industry risks wasting millions of dollars if greater scrutiny is not placed on its energy use, according to global non-profit Rocky Mountain Institute-Carbon War Room (RMI-CWR), the goal... Read more about 'CONFERENCE: Renewable energy to shine in mining'...

Being bold and opportunistic the way forward in African mining - comment by Yolanda Torrisi

This week I present a report produced by King & Wood Mallesons that looks at Africa’s mining sector and mergers and acquisitions activities in 2016 and beyond. Read more about 'Being bold and opportunistic the way forward in African mining - comment by Yolanda Torrisi'...