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DRC will not change mining code - comment by Yolanda Torrisi

Opposition from mining companies has helped convince the Democratic Republic of Congo Mines Minister Martin Kabwelulu to drop plans to change the mining code. The DRC is Africa’s largest copper producer. Read more about 'DRC will not change mining code - comment by Yolanda Torrisi'...

DRC: Simple underground operation for Bisie

Alphamin Resources has reported on the results of its Feasibility Study for its 84.55% owned Bisie tin project in east central Democratic Republic of Congo. Read more about 'DRC: Simple underground operation for Bisie'...

BURKINA FASO: Positive Natougou feasibility study

SEMAFO Inc has released a positive feasibility study for its Natougou gold project, located 320 km east of Ouagadougou in Burkina Faso. Read more about 'BURKINA FASO: Positive Natougou feasibility study'...

COTE D’IVOIRE: Yaoure will deliver exceptional results

Amara Mining’s optimised prefeasibility study for its 100% owned Yaoure gold project in Côte d'Ivoire will deliver exceptional results. Read more about 'COTE D’IVOIRE: Yaoure will deliver exceptional results'...

TANZANIA: Funding nearly finalised for Epanko

Kibaran Resources says it is poised to finalise project financing for development of its Epanko graphite project in Tanzania after raising $2.0 million via a share placement. Read more about 'TANZANIA: Funding nearly finalised for Epanko'...

Gloom hangs over African mining as China growth slows - comment by Yolanda Torrisi

Mining companies are still wrestling with the lengthy downturn and the boom times gone bust with China suffering an extended cold period of low growth. Read more about 'Gloom hangs over African mining as China growth slows - comment by Yolanda Torrisi'...

TANZANIA: Revised estimate for Ngualla rare earth project

Peak Resources has a revised Mineral Resource estimate for the Ngualla rare earth project in Tanzania. Read more about 'TANZANIA: Revised estimate for Ngualla rare earth project '...

DRC: Kamoa PFS shows 100,000t copper in phase 1

Ivanhoe Mines has released positive results of an Independent Prefeasibility Study for the planned first phase of mine development at the Kamoa copper project in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Read more about 'DRC: Kamoa PFS shows 100,000t copper in phase 1'...

TANZANIA: Positive scoping study released for Fungoni

Strandline Resources has achieved a positive scoping study at 100% owned zircon-rich Fungoni project in Tanzania. Read more about 'TANZANIA: Positive scoping study released for Fungoni'...

DRC: Monument not to proceed with Matala purchase

Monument Mining has decided not to proceed with an Earn-In and Shareholders Agreement with Afrimines Resources and its wholly-owned subsidiary Regal Sud Kivu, to earn up to a 90% interest... Read more about 'DRC: Monument not to proceed with Matala purchase'...