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Sanbrado: a new gold era for West African Resources

“It was a surreal and emotional feeling taking the project from discovery phase all the way through to producing that first gold bar in March."
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Endeavour begins mining at Kari pump deposit at Houndé gold mine

Endeavour Mining has been granted a mining permit extension by the Burkina Faso Government, covering the full Kari Area at its Houndé gold Mine.
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Endeavour Mining/SEMAFO merger complete

The C$1 billion combination of Endeavour Mining and SEMAFO, which became effective on 1 July 2020, has created the largest gold producer in West Africa.
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Roxgold refinances existing Yaramoko facility

Roxgold has executed documentation to refinance its existing Yaramoko Facility and secure an additional US$20 million as a revolving credit facility.
Sarama Resources

Sarama Resources pursues new strategic direction

West African-focused gold explorer and developer Sarama Resources has restructured its board to support the pursuit of a new strategic direction.
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The impact of COVID-19 on Burkina Faso

While the COVID-19 health crisis is likely to dominate the news cycle for a large part of 2020, questions have emerged about how global terrorist organisations may benefit.
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Can West Africa survive COVID-19?

COVID-19, together with the regional security concerns, is likely to impact on West Africa’s mining and natural resources sector, for some time to come.

Teranga Gold Corporation: Poised for growth in West Africa

Teranga Gold Corporation is a shining example of how to build a strong and solid portfolio of producing and exploration assets in the West African region.
Fuel Ox

Field test fuel efficiency with Fuel OX combustion catalyst

Originally developed as a fuel additive for high intensity applications, including U.S. military operations, Fuel Ox is now available for commercial use.
Burkina Faso

Conflict-ravaged Burkina Faso faces its next threat

Most notable was the armed attack on a convoy of busses carrying mineworkers to SEMAFO’s Boungou mine in the east of the country in 2019.

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