African Mining Network

AMN was established to develop and build relationships across Africa’s mining community, and give the world a preview of what is happening in mining in Africa.

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New industry body to fight DRC code – comment by Yolanda Torrisi

Miners in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) have established a new industry body to engage with government on industry concerns about the new mining code and any other material... Read more about 'New industry body to fight DRC code – comment by Yolanda Torrisi'...

SOUTH AFRICA: Far West recovery project underway

DRDGOLD Ltd has started phase 1 of the development of Far West Gold Recoveries in South Africa and gold production from the project is expected to kick off by the... Read more about 'SOUTH AFRICA: Far West recovery project underway'...

DRC – Acquisition of lithium tailings completed

TANTALEX Resources Corporation has finalised its acquisition of an exploitation permit for the historical Manono-Kitotolo Mine Lithium Tailings Project in the DRC. Read more about 'DRC – Acquisition of lithium tailings completed '...

ZIMBABWE: Vast gains access to diamond area

Vast Resources has concluded an agreement with Red Mercury (Pvt) Ltd for exclusive access to a diamond concession area in what has become known as the Marange Diamond Fields in... Read more about 'ZIMBABWE: Vast gains access to diamond area'...

TANZANIA: Jervois applies for nickel-cobalt licence

Jervois Mining Limited has applied for a prospecting licence over the Kabanga nickel-cobalt deposit in the Kagera region of Tanzania. Read more about 'TANZANIA: Jervois applies for nickel-cobalt licence '...

United approach needed in South Africa – comment by Yolanda Torrisi

Although mining production in South Africa increased in June, saving the country’s economy from potential recession, there are further difficulties ahead which the industry must fight hard to overcome. Read more about 'United approach needed in South Africa – comment by Yolanda Torrisi'...

SOUTH AFRICA – Inaugural gold pour at Elikhulu

Pan African Resources has completed the inaugural gold pour at its Elikhulu tailings retreatment plant in South Africa. Read more about 'SOUTH AFRICA – Inaugural gold pour at Elikhulu'...

COTE D’IVOIRE: Drilling underway at Kokoumbo

Predictive Discovery has started a diamond drilling campaign of up to 2,500 metres at its Kokoumbo Gold Project in Cote D’Ivoire targeting high-grade gold mineralisation. Read more about 'COTE D’IVOIRE: Drilling underway at Kokoumbo '...

ETHIOPIA: Environmental approvals granted

East Africa Metals has received approval from the Ethiopian Ministry of Mines, Petroleum and Natural Gas for the Environmental and Social Impact Assessments (ESIA) for the Mato Bula gold-copper and... Read more about 'ETHIOPIA: Environmental approvals granted '...

CHAD: High-grade gold results from Dorothe

IronRidge Resources has received multiple high-grade gold results from extensional and infill trenching at the Dorothe prospect in Chad, Central Africa. Read more about 'CHAD: High-grade gold results from Dorothe'...