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Transformation forum fights Sibanye-Stillwater/Lonmin merger

The Mining Forum of South Africa, or MFSA, an organisation that seeks to be an agent of transformation in the mining industry of South Africa, has rejected recommendations made by the Competition Commission of South Africa to the Competition Tribunal to approve the merger between Sibanye-Stillwater and Lonmin.

Kenya’s promising future in the mining sector

Exclusive interview with Nick Venter, a mining engineer and general manager  overseeing the African region at Maptek - a silver sponsor at the upcoming...

OreCorp Tanzania to increase interest in Nyanzaga Mining

The Tanzanian Fair Competition Commission has granted its approval for OreCorp Tanzania to increase its interest in Nyanzaga Mining to 51%.

State capture is old news – welcome to continent capture!

China has committed to investing US$60 billion in Africa over the following three years while cancelling debt from countries struggling to repay debts.
South Africa

South Africa unable to fully realise mining industry potential

Speaking at the Africa Down Under conference in Australia, Minerals Council South Africa CEO Roger Baxter outlined the key requirements that would enable the South African mining industry to realise its full potential.
Battery Minerals

Crypto-capital coming to the mining sector

Is there a future for Crypto-capital while some green shoots are just starting to emerge in the equities sentiment for resources?
Battery Minerals

Australian company locks down US$185 million for West African gold mine

Perth developers of a US$185 million high grade gold mine in West Africa say they expect to appoint a banking syndicate to the project by next quarter.
Kefi Minerals

Kefi Minerals secures local investors for its Ethiopian project

AIM-listed Kefi Minerals has signed a deal with a syndicate of Ethiopian investors who will purchase a significant, yet minority, stake in the company’s subsidiary, Tulu Kapi Gold Mines Share Company.

Gold recoils amid selloff but may rebound

According to the World Gold Council, gold has fallen to a 20-month low amid sharp EM currency depreciation.

Investor sentiment a highlight for Africa Down Under 2018

Africa Down Under will be held in Perth next week as higher investor sentiment returns to the arena after a tough five years on equity markets.

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