African Mining Network

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CONFERENCE: Renewable energy to shine in mining

The mining industry risks wasting millions of dollars if greater scrutiny is not placed on its energy use, according to global non-profit Rocky Mountain Institute-Carbon War Room (RMI-CWR), the goal... Read more about 'CONFERENCE: Renewable energy to shine in mining'...

Being bold and opportunistic the way forward in African mining - comment by Yolanda Torrisi

This week I present a report produced by King & Wood Mallesons that looks at Africa’s mining sector and mergers and acquisitions activities in 2016 and beyond. Read more about 'Being bold and opportunistic the way forward in African mining - comment by Yolanda Torrisi'...

ANGOLA: $7 million investment to upgrade Lulo mine

Lucapa Diamond Co will invest Au$7 million in the coming months to upgrade its Lulo mine in Angola, which has yielded major gems in the past six months. Read more about 'ANGOLA: $7 million investment to upgrade Lulo mine'...

CÔTE D'IVOIRE/MALI: Kodal Minerals acquires IGS

Kodal Minerals has completed its acquisition of 100% of International Goldfields (Bermuda) Ltd (IGS), which controls a portfolio of highly prospective gold properties in Côte d'Ivoire and Mali. Read more about 'CÔTE D'IVOIRE/MALI: Kodal Minerals acquires IGS'...

TANZANIA: IMX gets full $7m for Graphex Mining IPO

IMX Resources has received the full A$7 million under the Graphex Mining IPO. The IPO was managed jointly by Palladion Partners and RM Corporate Finance. Read more about 'TANZANIA: IMX gets full $7m for Graphex Mining IPO'...

TANZANIA: Lindi Jumbo metallurgical testwork released

Walkabout Resources has released its metallurgical results from ongoing highly innovative test-work conducted on representative samples from the 70% held Lindi Jumbo graphite project in southeast Tanzania. Read more about 'TANZANIA: Lindi Jumbo metallurgical testwork released'...

SOUTH AFRICA: More water resources added to Venetia

Diamcor Mining reports the advancement of the Krone-Endora at Venetia project is progressing as planned with the completion of the first two, of four additional boreholes associated with the recently... Read more about 'SOUTH AFRICA: More water resources added to Venetia'...

SENEGAL: Avenira makes good progress on Baobab

Avenira (AEV) has made good progress at the Baobab project which remains on schedule for second half production, with works “on time and on budget” according to the company. Read more about 'SENEGAL: Avenira makes good progress on Baobab'...

BURKINA FASO: Roxgold pours first gold at Yaramoko

Roxgold has poured first gold at the Yaramoko gold project in the Houndé greenstone region of Burkina Faso. The initial gold pour totalled 1020 ounces. Read more about 'BURKINA FASO: Roxgold pours first gold at Yaramoko'...