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SOUTH AFRICA: Growing interest in Acacia

There has been strong investor interest in Acacia Coal on the back of its exclusive right to purchase the Riversdale Anthracite Colliery (RAC) in South Africa. Read more about 'SOUTH AFRICA: Growing interest in Acacia'...

COTE D’IVOIRE: Significant gold results from Papara

Exploration drilling at the Papara prospect of Perseus Mining’s Sissingué Gold Project in Côte d’Ivoire has returned significant results, including 11.18 metres from 135.82 metres at 4.36 g/t gold and... Read more about 'COTE D’IVOIRE: Significant gold results from Papara'...

GHANA: High-grade gold results from Wa

Azumah Resources has received another batch of high-grade rock chip sampling results from new areas of interest at the Julie West licence in the Wa East region of its flagship... Read more about 'GHANA: High-grade gold results from Wa'...

TANZANIA: Environment licence for Lindi Jumbo

Environmental approval has been granted to Walkabout Resources for the Lindi Jumbo Graphite Project in Tanzania. Read more about 'TANZANIA: Environment licence for Lindi Jumbo'...

New charter threat to South African investment - comment by Yolanda Torrisi

Despite the government’s best intentions, South Africa’s proposed new mining charter seems certain to create more issues for the troubled mining industry. Read more about 'New charter threat to South African investment - comment by Yolanda Torrisi'...

BURKINA FASO: Avesoro considers acquisitions

West African gold producer Avesoro Resources is considering a range of growth opportunities, including potential acquisition of the Youga Gold Mine and Balogo deposit in Burkina Faso. Read more about 'BURKINA FASO: Avesoro considers acquisitions'...

MALI: Morila post-mining plan advances

Randgold Resources is progressing plans to develop the Morila Gold Project site in Mali into a commercial agricultural hub after its closure in 2019. Read more about 'MALI: Morila post-mining plan advances'...

TANZANIA: Strong lithium results at Mohanga

Liontown Resources has identified high-grade, spodumene-related lithium mineralisation at its Mohanga Lithium-Tantalum Project in Tanzania. Rock chip sampling at the Tresor prospect has returned multiple values in excess of 1.5% Li2O. Read more about 'TANZANIA: Strong lithium results at Mohanga'...

ETHIOPIA: Tulu Kapi resettlement arrangements

KEFI Minerals and the Government of Ethiopia have triggered community resettlement arrangements at the Tulu Kapi Gold Project. Tasks include property survey and data updates plus new land site preparations. Read more about 'ETHIOPIA: Tulu Kapi resettlement arrangements'...

Africa more attractive to investors - comment by Yolanda Torrisi

While Zimbabwe and Mozambique ranked in the bottom 10 of the world’s most attractive jurisdictions for mining investment, the Fraser Institute ‘Annual Survey of Mining Companies 2016’, shows that the... Read more about 'Africa more attractive to investors - comment by Yolanda Torrisi'...