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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SOUTH AFRICA: Study confirms combined development

Stonewall Resources has completed the second part of a scoping study into the combined Rietfontein and Beta staged hard‐rock gold mine development in South Africa. Read more about 'SOUTH AFRICA: Study confirms combined development'...

BURKINA FASO: High-grade results from Sanbrado

West African Resources has received high-grade diamond drilling results from the M1 deposit at its 100%-owned Sanbrado Gold Project in Burkina Faso. Read more about 'BURKINA FASO: High-grade results from Sanbrado'...

Mining must adopt innovation - comment by Yolanda Torrisi

The global mining industry needs to explore innovative ways to improve productivity, competitiveness and profitability, and this is no different in Africa. Read more about 'Mining must adopt innovation - comment by Yolanda Torrisi'...

BURKINA FASO: Positive Sanbrado open pit study

The interim open pit feasibility study for West African Resources’ Sanbrado Gold Project in Brukina Faso has confirmed the project as a producer of at least 150,000 ounces annually with... Read more about 'BURKINA FASO: Positive Sanbrado open pit study'...

MOZAMBIQUE: Cash injection from forward ruby sales

Mustang Resources may secure a substantial early cash injection by forward-selling some of its rubies from the Montepuez project in Mozambique ahead of the company’s planned maiden auction in October,... Read more about 'MOZAMBIQUE: Cash injection from forward ruby sales'...

COTE D’IVOIRE: Drilling set to start at Bobosso

Diamond drilling is set to begin at Predictive Discovery’s Bobosso Gold Project in Botswana. The program is being funded by Canadian company Progress Minerals, which is earning an initial 30%... Read more about 'COTE D’IVOIRE: Drilling set to start at Bobosso'...

BOTSWANA: Mowana production in full swing

Production is now ongoing on a fulltime basis at Alecto Minerals’ Mowana Copper Project in Botswana. Read more about 'BOTSWANA: Mowana production in full swing'...

Botswana adopts new sustainability model - comment by Yolanda Torrisi

A Canadian model aimed at improving the sustainability of mining through environmental and community outreach practices is being introduced in Botswana. Read more about 'Botswana adopts new sustainability model - comment by Yolanda Torrisi'...

SOUTH AFRICA: Riversdale estimate precedes PFS

An updated JORC 2012-compliant resource estimate for Acacia Coal’s newly acquired Riversdale Anthracite Colliery (RAC) project in South Africa paves the way for release of the findings of a pre-feasibility... Read more about 'SOUTH AFRICA: Riversdale estimate precedes PFS'...

MOZAMBIQUE: Mustang ruby inventory grows

The gem-ruby inventory from Mustang Resources’ properties in Mozambique continues to grow. The company says it now stands at 63,989 carats with strong receipts from prospecting teams and processing from... Read more about 'MOZAMBIQUE: Mustang ruby inventory grows'...