New DRC Mining Code comes into effect, still cause for concern

Regulations to immediately implement a new mining code in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) will be signed into law today.

Mining industry maintains pressure on DRC mining code revision 

The commission appointed to draft the regulations to effect the 2018 Mining code has officially completed its work.
Prospect Resources

Zimbabwean Minister of Mines visits lithium carbonate pilot plant

Prospect Resources announced that the Zimbabwean Minister for Mines and Mining Development, Winston Chitando, visited the company’s lithium carbonate pilot plant in Kwekwe, Zimbabwe.

Minister Fayemi to address illegal miners activities

The Nigerian Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Dr Kayode Fayemi, has reaffirmed the Federal Government’s pledge to address illegal activities of miners.

VIDEO: Sibanye-Stillwater CEO embraces transformative technology

Sibanye-Stillwater, CEO Neal Froneman highlights the importance of embracing the evolution of digital technology.

Global bank to help drive mining sector growth in Zambia

Stanbic Bank intends to join forces with mining companies in Zambia to develop the full potential of the country's extractive industry.  The promise came as...
Jubilee Metals

Kabwe mining licence reinstated

Jubilee Metals Group has announced that the mining license for the Kabwe project in Zambia has been reinstated with immediate effect by the Minister of...

Controversial DRC Mining Code issues tabled

Mining industry representatives in the Democratic Republic of Congo have submitted a formal proposal to the country’s Ministry of Mines that is designed to...

Minister Mantashe appeals for vigilance on health and safety

Mineral Resources Minister Gwede Mantashe has called for increased vigilance on health and safety in the sector. This follows three fatalities which have been...
Mantashe Sibanye

Mantashe’s appointment a slight boost for ailing mining industry

Trade union Solidarity welcomed the appointment of Gwede Mantashe as new minister of Mineral Resources and wished him every success in this new and...

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