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SUPPLIERS: IF-WS2 proves enviro credentials

The inorganic fullerene-like tungsten disulphide (IF-WS2) nanoparticles that are being distributed by Techenomics International have again demonstrated their unique properties of reducing friction and wear while enhancing lubricant performance by... Read more about 'SUPPLIERS: IF-WS2 proves enviro credentials '...

Mining in Namibia needs a shot in the arm – comment by Yolanda Torrisi

A key figure in the Namibian government has echoed industry sentiment by highlighting the need for a better approach to mining so industry participants can focus on exploration. Read more about 'Mining in Namibia needs a shot in the arm – comment by Yolanda Torrisi'...

COTE D’IVOIRE: Endeavour pours first gold at Ity

Endeavour Mining Corporation has poured first gold from the Ity CIL Project in Cote d'Ivoire four months ahead of schedule and under-budget. Read more about 'COTE D’IVOIRE: Endeavour pours first gold at Ity'...

SENEGAL: Chesser’s high-grade gold at Diamba Sud

Chesser Resources has received assays of up to 18 metres at 5.61 g/t gold in the first batch of results from drilling at the flagship Diamba Sud Project in eastern Senegal. Read more about 'SENEGAL: Chesser’s high-grade gold at Diamba Sud'...

SOUTH AFRICA: Galane fulfils empowerment obligation

Galane Gold has completed the donation of 17% of the total issued share capital of Galaxy Gold Mining (Pty) Ltd to the Phakamani Foundation NPC as part of its empowerment... Read more about 'SOUTH AFRICA: Galane fulfils empowerment obligation '...

MALI: Compass identifies new gold workings

Compass Gold Corp has identified new artisanal gold workings on the newly created Yanfolila South block on its Sikasso property in southern Mali. Read more about 'MALI: Compass identifies new gold workings'...

No room for misinformation in Zambia – comment by Yolanda Torrisi

Zambia was once one of Africa’s premier mining jurisdictions, especially for copper. But as the latest Fraser Institute’s Annual Survey of Mining Companies shows, the southern African country’s investment attractiveness... Read more about 'No room for misinformation in Zambia – comment by Yolanda Torrisi'...

NAMIBIA: Maiden lithium and tin resource at Uis

Montero Mining and Exploration has filed a maiden lithium and tin resource estimate for the Uis Tailings Project in Namibia. Read more about 'NAMIBIA: Maiden lithium and tin resource at Uis '...

MOZAMBIQUE: Record shipments from Moma project

For the third successive year, Kenmare Resources delivered record shipment volumes in 2018 from its Moma Titanium Project in northern Mozambique. Read more about 'MOZAMBIQUE: Record shipments from Moma project '...

BOTSWANA: Giyani updating environmental plans

Giyani Metals Corp has received a formal response to its proposed environmental management plans (EMPs) from the Department of Environmental Affairs (DEA) in Botswana. Read more about 'BOTSWANA: Giyani updating environmental plans '...