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All eyes on Mali for autonomous mining – comment by Yolanda Torrisi

With Australia and Canada having long mining histories and strong mineral endowment it is usual that they set the pace when it comes to mining innovation but the mining world’s... Read more about 'All eyes on Mali for autonomous mining – comment by Yolanda Torrisi'...

MADAGASCAR – Nameplate production at Graphmada

Bass Metals has reached nameplate production at its 100%-owned, debt-free, Graphmada large flake graphite mine in eastern Madagascar. Read more about 'MADAGASCAR – Nameplate production at Graphmada'...

MALI: State to increase Fekola interest to 20%

The Malian Council of Ministers and the President of Mali have approved the purchase by the state of an additional 10% interest in B2Gold's Fekola Gold Project. Read more about 'MALI: State to increase Fekola interest to 20%'...

CAMEROON: Canyon adds to bauxite assets

After a significant negotiation period with the Government of Cameroon, Canyon Resources has been granted three exploration permits that comprise the Minim Martap Bauxite Project. Read more about 'CAMEROON: Canyon adds to bauxite assets '...

EGYPT: Sampling by Aton returns high-grade gold

Aton Resources has received high-grade gold results from surface channel and underground sampling at the Rodruin prospect of its Abu Marawat Concession in the Eastern Desert of Egypt. Read more about 'EGYPT: Sampling by Aton returns high-grade gold '...

Making a difference in ZImbabwe – comment by Yolanda Torrisi

Zimbabwe continues to take positive steps towards revitalising its mining industry with a Cabinet Minister predicting that the sector will generate at least $11 billion in export revenue in the... Read more about 'Making a difference in ZImbabwe – comment by Yolanda Torrisi'...

GHANA – New pegmatite extensions at Ewoyaa

Additional 'blind' pegmatite extensions under cover have been discovered by IronRidge Resources at the Ewoyaa Lithium Project in Ghana. These were revealed by a recent reverse circulation (RC) drilling campaign. Read more about 'GHANA – New pegmatite extensions at Ewoyaa'...

ERITREA: Danakali makes progress at potash project

Danakali Ltd is making significant progress towards the development of its Colluli Potash Project in Eritrea. Read more about 'ERITREA: Danakali makes progress at potash project '...

ZAMBIA: Manganese exploration licences validated

Maxtech Ventures has had two large-scale exploration licences in Zambia validated by the country's Minister of Mines and Mineral Development. Read more about 'ZAMBIA: Manganese exploration licences validated'...

GUINEA: Positive PEA for Lola Graphite Project

A preliminary economic assessment (PEA) for development of the Lola Graphite Project in the Republic of Guinea has been filed by Sama Resources. Read more about 'GUINEA: Positive PEA for Lola Graphite Project'...