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 era dawns for mining in Zimbabwe – comment by Yolanda Torrisi

The mineral resources of Zimbabwe have strong potential to drive the country's economy in the future, with lithium, gold and diamonds seen as leading the way by the new government. Read more about 'New era dawns for mining in Zimbabwe – comment by Yolanda Torrisi'...

TANZANIA: Bunyu graphite mining licences submitted

Volt Resources has submitted Mining Licence Applications, which are the final approval documents required for the development of the Bunyu Graphite Project in Tanzania. Read more about 'TANZANIA: Bunyu graphite mining licences submitted'...

ZIMBABWE: Chimata set to secure lithium rights

Chimata Gold Corp has entered into an agreement which will result in Zimbabwe Lithium Company (Mauritius) Limited (ZIM) becoming a subsidiary. Read more about 'ZIMBABWE: Chimata set to secure lithium rights'...

ZIMBABWE: ZMDC eyes lithium mining at Bikita

Zimbabwe Mining Development Corporation (ZMDC) is set to start mining lithium deposits in Bikita on the back of increasing demand for the mineral on global markets. Read more about 'ZIMBABWE: ZMDC eyes lithium mining at Bikita'...

BURKINA FASO: Tajiri to acquire Reo Gold Project

Canadian company Tajiri Resources Corp has entered into an agreement with ASX-listed Middle Island Resources Limited that will see it acquire, through option, the advanced Reo Gold Project in Burkina... Read more about 'BURKINA FASO: Tajiri to acquire Reo Gold Project '...

CONFERENCE: Invitation to Zimbabwe investment event

Zimbabwe has turned a new leaf, announced new investor-friendly mining policies and is open for business. The country is set on rapidly growing its economy with mining investors being key players. Read more about 'CONFERENCE: Invitation to Zimbabwe investment event'...

2018 shows signs of best prospects for Africa – comment by Yolanda Torrisi

At this year’s Investing in African Mining Indaba, Standard Bank outlined that African mining has the best prospects of success it has experienced in a decade. Read more about '2018 shows signs of best prospects for Africa – comment by Yolanda Torrisi'...

GUINEA: $3 billion alumina investment outlined

Construction of an alumina refinery forms part of a US$3 billion total investment project outlined by the SMB-Winning consortium for the Republic of Guinea. Read more about 'GUINEA: $3 billion alumina investment outlined'...

BOTSWANA: Pangolin drills multiple diamond targets

Pangolin Diamonds Corp has started drilling multiple kimberlite pipe targets at its wholly-owned Malatswae and Moenyenana diamond projects in Botswana. Read more about 'BOTSWANA: Pangolin drills multiple diamond targets'...

MADAGASCAR: Top graphite processing engineer for Molo

NextSource Materials Inc has secured the services of leading graphite metallurgist and process engineer Oliver Peters to oversee commissioning of the Molo graphite mine in Madagascar. Read more about 'MADAGASCAR: Top graphite processing engineer for Molo'...