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Avenira

Avenira appoints lead engineering consultant for Baobab project

Avenira has appointed engineering consultancy Wood  as its lead engineering contractor on the bankable feasibility study currently underway at its 80%-owned Baobab phosphate project in Senegal.
Mkango

Mkango Resources expands rare earths portfolio

TSXV-listed Mkango Resources has announced that it and Talaxis have signed the definitive agreements in relation to the transaction announced on November 16, 2017, whereby Talaxis will acquire up to a 75% interest in Lancaster Exploration.
Base Resources

Base Resources appoints contractors to deliver Toliara mineral sands PFS

Base Resources has appointed Mineral Technologies and Lycopodium to deliver the prefeasibility study for the Toliara mineral sands project in Madagascar.
Mkango Resources - Songwe

Mkango Resources commences with feasibility study for Malawi rare earths project

AIM/TSXV-listed rare earths junior Mkango Resources has commenced with the initial phases of a feasibility study for its Songwe rare earths project.
Base Resources

Strandline Resources signs offtake for over 90% of Fungoni’s product

Strandline Resources has signed a binding sales contract for 100% of the ilmenite to be produced at the Fungoni minerals sands project in Tanzania.

VIDEO: CNN investigation reveals the dark side of cobalt mining

A CNN Freedom Project investigation has found that child labour is still being used to mine the mineral cobalt, a key component in lithium-ion batteries used to power electric vehicles and smartphones.
Mining Charter

Court case to review rights of communities to reject mining

A court case in the Pretoria High Court commences today – 23 April 2018 – which could set a precedent for the right of...
BEE

Mining licence grants reinstated in Tanzania

The government of Tanzania has announced the establishment of a Mining Commission in accordance with the Mining Act as announced by the President of...
Base Resources

Shareholders show confidence in African minerals sands developer

Strandline Resources has announced that a number of its major shareholders, including three institutional investors and one director, have elected to exercise options in the company. Further...
Kore Potash

Potash exploration company admitted to trade on AIM and JSE

Potash exploration and development company, Kore Potash, has been admitted to trading on the AIM Market of the London Stock Exchange, and was also admitted on...

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