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BURKINA FASO: Wona North pit work restarts at Mana

SEMAFO has resumed development of the Wona North pit at its Mana Mine in Burkina Faso. Read more about 'BURKINA FASO: Wona North pit work restarts at Mana'...

What a Trump presidency means for South Africa’s future - comment by Yolanda Torrisi

A new era of world politics is unfolding and at the centre of the new world order is US president elect Donald Trump. Flamboyant, outspoken, colourful and unpredictable. Read more about 'What a Trump presidency means for South Africa’s future - comment by Yolanda Torrisi'...

TANZANIA: Graphex aims to increase Chilalo resources

Graphex Mining has started a reverse circulation drilling program aimed at increasing the high-grade resource at its Chilalo graphite project in Tanzania. Read more about 'TANZANIA: Graphex aims to increase Chilalo resources'...

NAMIBIA: Deep Yellow to use Marenica technology

Marenica Energy has entered into a definitive and binding Technology Licence Agreement (TLA) with Deep Yellow. Read more about 'NAMIBIA: Deep Yellow to use Marenica technology'...

TANZANIA: Study for Ngaka mine-mouth power station

Sinohydro Corp has released the Commercial and Technical Feasibility Study for the Ngaka mine-mouth power station project. The financial evaluation is expected to be released in early October 2016. Read more about 'TANZANIA: Study for Ngaka mine-mouth power station'...

BURKINA FASO: Tanlouka results continue to impress

Gold developer West African Resources reports further high-grade RC results from the M1 prospect, at its 100%-owned Tanlouka gold project in Burkina Faso. Read more about 'BURKINA FASO: Tanlouka results continue to impress'...

Mining investment needs to be made more attractive - comment by Yolanda Torrisi

In this week’s editorial comment I am going to use a speech presented by Leon Louw, executive director of the Free Market Foundation, at a hearing in Pretoria mid this... Read more about 'Mining investment needs to be made more attractive - comment by Yolanda Torrisi'...

TANZANIA: Study confirms Nyanzaga potential

OreCorp’s scoping study for the Nyanzaga gold project in Tanzania has confirmed the outstanding potential of the project. The Board has approved the Prefeasibility Study to start immediately. Read more about 'TANZANIA: Study confirms Nyanzaga potential'...

MALI: First Yanfolila gold expected end of 2017

Hummingbird Resources has released news of its ongoing projects in its interim results, with progress towards delivering first gold pour from Yanfolila, one of the highest margin undeveloped gold projects... Read more about 'MALI: First Yanfolila gold expected end of 2017'...

CHAD: IronRidge and Tekton partnership delivers

IronRidge Resources partnership with Tekton Minerals provides IronRidge with access to exclusive rights to an extensive existing tenure package and associated major new gold discovery in Chad. Read more about 'CHAD: IronRidge and Tekton partnership delivers '...