John Lewis, Managing Director, Aggreko Africa
The mining sector has undergone significant change over the past year. Change that was both expected and unexpected. On one hand, digital transformation, integrated operations, supply chain efficiencies, and investments into tools that embedded a competitive advantage where all items on the organisation’s to-do … Read More
Tsingshan Holdings Group Co., the world’s top producer of nickel and stainless steel, will start construction on an iron ore mine and a carbon steel plant in Zimbabwe in May, according to a senior government official.
A fluorite and limestone production plant will also soon be set up, Information … Read More
Dr. Mokgweetsi E.K Masisi President of the Republic of Botswana gives a statement on his return from a 1 day working visit to Malawi
“A very good evening to you all. We are safely back from the Republic of Malawi. I had a good engagement with my brother, His Excellency … Read More
Diversified miner Glencore is playing a significant supporting role in the Fair Cobalt Alliance (FCA), a multi-stakeholder initiative to support the production of fair cobalt in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), says Glencore lead cobalt trader David Brocas.
“We operate industrial mines in the DRC, and we are … Read More
Despite the currency crisis and input shortages in Zimbabwe, Caledonia Mining Corporation is signing an MOU agreement to further deepen their investment in the country. In May, Caledonia said it could use some of the extra cash to acquire small brownfield operations in Zimbabwe, as part of a growth strategy … Read More
De Beers, a diamond giant in Botswana is hopeful that the festive period will see a bounce back in earnings. The first half of the year witnessed a drop in earnings by 54% as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. This slump also affects Botswana, as government revenues are derived … Read More
Trevali Rosh Pinah Mine at Rosh Pinah mining settlement in the //Kharas region has offered its 429 workers voluntary retrenchment packages.
In a letter dated 25 June 2020, the company’s management informed workers it has launched a series of consultations and negotiations with the employee leadership to look at ways … Read More
Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) Signed between Rwanda and Zimbabwe to boost mining sector.
Rwanda and Zimbabwe has sign an MoU that will aim to spur business and private sector involvement. This MoU will help the mining sector in promoting and creating more opportunities for citizens in both nations. The mining … Read More
Nigeria mining sector set to get US$3.32 billion as private investors show interest.
At the ongoing Third Annual Nigeria Mining Week in Abuja, Nigeria’s Minister of State, Mines and Development Alhaji Abubakar Bwari, said private investors are ready to commit about US$3.32 billion to fund projects in Nigeria’s mining sector.… Read More
Avesoro have hit a major gold mining achievement in Liberia and Burkina Faso.
Avesoro Resources Inc, a West African-focused gold producer have in Quarter 1 of this year achieve a landmark production at its New Liberty gold mine, in Liberia, and its Youga and Balogo gold mines, in Burkina Faso. … Read More
DRC MINING EXPO AND CONFERENCE PROVIDING MARKET INTELLIGENCE, STRATEGIC SOLUTIONS AND INNOVATIVE TECHNOLOGIES
Grand Karavia Hotel, Lubumbashi, DRC
13-15 JUNE 2018
DRC Mining week basically provides an open dialogue between government, mining operators and also technologies services providers will strengthen productivity within daily operations in the region.
The 2018 edition … Read More
ACCESS THE MINING HUB OF WEST AFRICA
ACCRA INT’L CONFERENCE CENTRE, GHANA
30 MAY – 1 JUNE 2018
West African Mining and power expo is an unrivaled international platform for business opportunities. Exhibitors from around the world participate at WAMPEX to showcase latest technologies, innovations and products. In addition WAMPEX … Read More
Africa’s leading mining, industrial and power generation expo.
ELECTRA MINING; Gaborone Fairgrounds, Botswana from 10 Sep – 12 Sep 2019.
Electra Mining Botswana is the Botswana home of Africa’s leading mining, industrial and power generation expo. Powered by Electra Mining Africa, also the trade in Botswana is basically for business … Read More
RICH GROUND FOR NEW CLIENTS
ELECTRA MINING AFRICA 2018; Expo Centre Nasrec, Johannesburg, South Africa from Monday, 10 September to Friday, 14 September 2018.
Electra Mining Africa creates avenue to connect with over 30000 visitors and watch your business grow . It also showcases new products to the market with … Read More
Perseus mining has done her first gold pure ahead of schedule
Perseus mining company completed its first gold pour in Ivory Coast one month ahead of schedule.
The estimated capital cost of the full development of the mine and infrastructure, amounted to $107-million. As part of the implementation of … Read More
Mali’s gold production increased by 5%.
Production of gold in Mali increased by 5% from the previous year the figure exceeds the 46.9 t that Africa’s third-largest producer managed in 2016 and was well ahead a forecast of 45 t that the government had predicted half way through 2017.
Karim … Read More
Barrick Gold Corporation announces US$11m loss due to Goodwill payoff agreement with Tanzania.
The world’s largest mining company Barrick Gold Corporation has reported that it lost US$11m in the third quarter due to an increase of a tax provision related to a goodwill payoff of US$300m, the company agreed with … Read More
Foreign Investors stress worry over the recently signed government policy requesting a free 16% ownership in all foreign owned businesses
President of Dangote Industries, Mr. Aliko Dangote expressed his frustration over the enacted law, stressing that Mr. John Magufuli (President of Tanzania) is “coming through the back door to seize … Read More
Bauxite mining activities commences again in Guinea after dialogue with protesters.
Protests and riots by enraged Guinean youths due to electricity cuts and lack of job and services had led to the halt of mining activities in the country, especially in the Guinea’s Boke region which is “home to two … Read More