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DRC remains key mining investment destination-Standard Bank

DRC remains key mining investment destination-Standard Bank
The Democratic Republic of Congo(DRC) has the potential to become the world’s largest copper producer through the consistent application of clear and rational mining policy, an official from Standard Bank Group has said. Peter von Klemperer, the Head of Mining and Metals Standard Bank says that...

Zimbabwe mining sector looks up with new platinum deal

Zimbabwe mining sector looks up with new platinum deal
Cyprus-based investment firm Karo Resources has inked a $4.2 billion deal to develop a platinum mine and refinery plant in Zimbabwe and indication that Zimbabwe mining sector is starting to look up after years of mismanagement. President Emmerson Mnangagwa says the move is an indicator that...

Kibo Mining gets ESIA certificate for Tanzania’s Mbeya coal project

Kibo Mining gets ESIA certificate for Tanzania's Mbeya coal project
Kibo Mining PLC has announced that it has been awarded an environmental and social impact assessment (ESIA) certificate for its flagship Mbeya coal project and the Mbeya power generation project in Tanzania. The ESIAs represent integral elements of the approval process for the company’s proposed...

South Sudan Oil & Power 2018 event in Juba

All roads leads to South Sudan Oil & Power 2018 in Juba
For the second year, Africa Oil & Power returns to Juba to host South Sudan Oil & Power 2018. The conference, commissioned and endorsed by the Ministry of Petroleum and Ministry of Energy and Dams of South Sudan, will take place on November 21-22, 2018, at...

Uganda mineral licensing system goes online

Uganda mineral licensing system goes online
Uganda mineral licensing system has moved online to enhance service delivery and boost data accuracy, Commissioner of Mines, Mrs Agnes Alaba Kuterema has said. The system will enable customers to submit applications online as well as undertake all other statutory business processes such as making payments, submitting...

Mining fails to attract more FDI to Africa -EY report

Mining fails to attract more FDI to Africa -EY report
In summary Mining sector accounted for just 6.2% of foreign direct investment (FDI) that landed in Africa last year. Capital investment was primarily driven by capital-intensive projects in real estate, hospitality and construction South Africa remains the continent’s leading FDI destination US continues to...

Tanzania releases damning report on diamonds mining

Tanzania releases damning report on diamonds mining
In summary Reports show deep seated corruption in diamonds mining in Tanzania It also reveals government officials' involvement in the scandal Some government officials have resigned over the report A parliamentary committee tasked to investigate diamonds mining in Tanzania in the central region of Shinyanga...

Jeff Quartermaine, CEO, Perseus Mining : Interview

How can Côte d’Ivoire attract further foreign investment in the gold mining sector? JEFF QUARTERMAINE: The potential for new gold discoveries in C ô te d’Ivoire is very good. When coupled with government receptiveness to foreign investment, this augurs well for the growth of the local...

Miners meeting with Kabila fails to stop DRC mining code

Miners meeting with Kabila fails to stop DRC mining code
A meeting between miners and Congolese president Joseph Kabila that sought to halt the signing of a controversial mining code failed to persuade such a move and now the law will be signed off the way it is, mining minister Martin Kabwelulu has said. Top mining...

Zimbabwe’s mining sector is most attractive to investors

Zimbabwe's mining sector is most attractive to investors
Zimbabwe's mining sector is the most attractive investment area going by the number of applications with interest in the sector, statistics from the Zimbabwe Investment Authority (ZIA) has shown. Out of the 153 approved  investment proposals in the first 11 months of 2017, 57 of them...
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