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SOUTH AFRICA: Positive DFS for Platreef

An independent definitive feasibility study (DFS) for the planned first phase of Ivanhoe Mines’ Platreef project in South Africa has returned positive findings. Read more about 'SOUTH AFRICA: Positive DFS for Platreef'...

MOZAMBIQUE: Caula a top tier graphite project

Metallurgical tests on samples from Mustang Resources' Caula Graphite Project in Mozambique have confirmed it as a top tier graphite project. Read more about 'MOZAMBIQUE: Caula a top tier graphite project '...

SENEGAL: RC drilling under way at Douta

Thor Explorations has commenced a 2000 metre RC drilling program on its Douta Gold Project in southeast Senegal. Read more about 'SENEGAL: RC drilling under way at Douta'...

TANZANIA: Mahenge graphite resource increases

Black Rock Mining continues to advance the Mahenge Graphite Project in Tanzania and has recently announced a 14% increase in total graphitic carbon (TGC) at the Cascades deposit. Read more about 'TANZANIA: Mahenge graphite resource increases'...

Mining must embrace digital age – comment by Yolanda Torrisi

Faced with increasingly high hurdles, including declining ore grades, operational challenges, lack of finance and regulatory barriers, South African miners must embrace innovation and the digital age to remain competitive. Read more about 'Mining must embrace digital age – comment by Yolanda Torrisi'...

CONGO: Grade increase at Kola potash deposit

A new resource estimate for the Kola deposit of Kore Potash's flagship Sintoukola Potash Project in the Republic of Congo has increased the sylvinite grade by 7% to 35.4%. Read more about 'CONGO: Grade increase at Kola potash deposit'...

BOTSWANA: Survey identifies 19 potential targets

An airborne electromagnetic (AEM) geophysical survey has identified 19 potential exploration targets in the T3 Dome area of the Kalahari Copper Belt project of Metal Tiger and MOD Resources in Botswana. Read more about 'BOTSWANA: Survey identifies 19 potential targets'...

COTE D’IVOIRE: High-grade gold results at Bobosso

Predictive Discovery's partner Progress Minerals has intersected more high-grade gold at the Bobosso project in Cote D’Ivoire. Read more about 'COTE D’IVOIRE: High-grade gold results at Bobosso'...

NAMIBIA: Finance facility for Langer Heinrich

Paladin Energy has outlined a new financing facility for the Langer Heinrich Uranium Project in Namibia with Deutsche Bank to acquire the existing Nedbank Revolving Credit. Read more about 'NAMIBIA: Finance facility for Langer Heinrich'...

Mining helps South Africa avoid recession – comment by Yolanda Torrisi

There has been plenty of doom and gloom emanating from South Africa in 2017 placing a black cloud over its mining industry but at least mining has helped the country... Read more about 'Mining helps South Africa avoid recession – comment by Yolanda Torrisi'...