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NAMIBIA: Mega Uranium grants royalty option

Mega Uranium Ltd has granted an option to purchase its royalty on Paladin Energy's Langer Heinrich Uranium Project in Namibia to Uranium Royalty Corporation (URC). Read more about 'NAMIBIA: Mega Uranium grants royalty option'...

Namibia scraps empowerment requirement – comment by Yolanda Torrisi

Namibia’s government has taken an important step to encourage growth of its mining sector by removing the requirement for partial black ownership and management of companies seeking mining exploration licences. Read more about 'Namibia scraps empowerment requirement – comment by Yolanda Torrisi'...

BURKINA FASO: Million-ounce Kari Pump gold resource

Endeavour Mining has announced a 1-million-ounce maiden gold resource estimate for the Kari Pump discovery at its flagship operating Houndé Gold Project in Burkina Faso. Read more about 'BURKINA FASO: Million-ounce Kari Pump gold resource '...

ZIMBABWE: Blanket on track for annual gold target

Caledonia Mining Corporation remains on track to achieve the annual production target of 80,000 ounces of gold by 2021 at its Zimbabwean subsidiary, Blanket Mine. Read more about 'ZIMBABWE: Blanket on track for annual gold target '...

COTE D’IVOIRE: Drilling starts at Yepleu property

Sama Resources has started a 6,000-metre drilling program designed to test high-conductivity targets defined by phase 1 of a Typhoon™ electromagnetic geophysical survey at the Yepleu property of its nickel-copper-cobalt-palladium... Read more about 'COTE D’IVOIRE: Drilling starts at Yepleu property '...

DRC: Joint venture for Kamola Lithium Project

HIPO Resources Ltd has executed a joint venture agreement with Crown Mining Sarl, in which it can earn a 60% interest in what is potentially a world-class lithium project in... Read more about 'DRC: Joint venture for Kamola Lithium Project '...

Industry welcomes Egypt mining reforms – comment by Yolanda Torrisi

The Cabinet of Egyptian Prime Minister Moustafa Madbouly has approved long-awaited amendments to the Mineral Resources Act which aim to attract significant foreign interest in the nation’s mining sector. Read more about 'Industry welcomes Egypt mining reforms – comment by Yolanda Torrisi'...

SOUTH AFRICA: Vanadium prices benefit Bushveld

Bushveld Minerals will proceed with the expansion of its Vametco vanadium plant in South Africa to take advantage of soaring demand, and improved prices, for vanadium. Read more about 'SOUTH AFRICA: Vanadium prices benefit Bushveld '...

EGYPT: Strong gold results from Rodruin

Aton Resources has received further strong gold results from a phase 1 reverse circulation percussion (RC) drilling program at its advanced Rodruin prospect. Read more about 'EGYPT: Strong gold results from Rodruin'...

MALAWI: New zones identified at Songwe Hill

Mkango Resources continues to identify new zones of mineralisation at the Songwe Hill Rare Earths Project in Malawi through drilling. Read more about 'MALAWI: New zones identified at Songwe Hill '...