Tuesday, March 28, 2017

NUM Signs Agreement With Evander Gold In South Africa

The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) on Tuesday signed a three-year wage agreement with Pan African Resources (Evander Gold Mines) under the auspices of the Chamber of Mines. This agreement is effective from July 1...

Mali Mining Conference To Hold In November

The Malian capital Bamako will in November host the sixth Mining and Petroleum Conference and Exhibition which brings together mining and petroleum experts and stakeholders from around the world to discuss the latest trends...

Randgold Resources, Other Partners To Revive Obuasi Gold Mine

Randgold Resources Limited and AngloGold Ashanti Limited have concluded plans at the formation of a partnership to redevelop and operate AngloGold Ashanti’s Obuasi gold mine in Ghana. Randgold, going by the terms of the Agreement...

Blanket Mine Gold Output Up 5 Percent In Zimbabwe

Caledonia Mining Corporation says Blanket Mine delivered 10 927 ounces of gold in the third quarter to September 30, a 5 percent increase from the previous quarter. Third quarter production was also 10,5 percent higher...

Ethiopia invites development partners to help exploit its mineral resources

Ethopia has called on the organised private sector and international investors to assist Ethiopia in its efforts to extensively exploit its untapped mineral resources. Ethiopia’s Minister of Mines, Tolesa Shagi who made this call at...

Nairobi Garage To Open New Branch For Entrepreneurs, Investors 1st December

Nairobi Garage has announced that it is opening a new branch in Westlands to meet the growing demand for quality working space in Nairobi on December 1st 2015, Footprint to Africa reports. The new Garage...

Diamond Conference to Hold In Namibia

Diamond traders across the world are expected to congregate in Windhoek from November 24 to 27 for this year's International Diamond Conference. The conference would take the form of a unique forum for dialogue and...
Mining

Implementation of Mining Industrialisation Master Plan Envisage

The Ministry of Mines, Industry and Technological Development is poised to execute a draft budget of FCFA 10, 019,000,000 if approved. The amount was defended before the Committee of Finance and Budget of the...

North West Mineral Sites Unveiled In Cameroon

Stakeholders in the Mines Industries and Technological Development sector in the North West Region have been schooled on the role of the Kimberley Process in the region. Following the creation, organisation and functioning of...

African Nations Aim to Combat Surging Illegal Trade in Timber

Forest protection agencies in Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Mozambique and Madagascar will step up joint efforts to combat the rapidly expanding trade in illegal timber under a new deal. The Zanzibar Declaration on Illegal Logging, signed...