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Congo is Africa’s biggest copper producer and the world’s largest source of cobalt.
Lonmin also said on Thursday it expects Sibanye's deal to close early next year, but cautioned that some uncertainty still exists over its completion.
Carmakers seeking to boost sales of electric cars are struggling to get their hands on cobalt, a scarce but vital component in the production of batteries.
Relations with Congolese authorities have grown increasingly strained in recent months as the government pushes for foreign investors to contribute more.
The discovery was made at the Daro project, located in the Tigray Regional State of northern Ethiopia.
The Vancouver junior mobilized a second drill rig and commenced drilling at two targets of its Bujagali mine.
Acacia chose to divest of South Houndé as part of an ongoing review of its exploration portfolio, to focus on core projects.
Frontier mine is a cornerstone of ERG’s copper business and is situated on the DRC-Zambia border.
The strike is the second in the past month at Sierra Rutile following a week-long stoppage in October that led Iluka to cut its output forecast of rutile.
Nigeria, Africa's top crude oil producer, is aiming to diversify its economy by developing other industries such as mining through various incentives.
The 135-kilometer (84-mile) railway, which will link mining operations to a river terminal, will cost an estimated $1.2 billion and is expected to start operations in 2022.
Most workers at Gold Fields' struggling South Deep mine have been on strike since Nov. 2 over the company's plans to cut around 1,100 jobs, or 30% of its workforce.
La Mancha is a private gold company with investments in Toronto-listed Endeavour Mining, Australia's Evolution Mining and Ghana-focused Golden Star Resources.
The mine is 307 km northwest of the nation’s capital of Accra, and is situated along the Sefwi Volcanic Belt, a northeast-southwest trending volcanic belt in western Ghana.
Minister of Mines and Mining Development, Winston Chitando told Reuters there would be "no change" for diamonds and platinum when asked about industry speculation the indigenisation rules could be relaxed further.
Roscan's Kandiolé project is located in the gold prospective Birimian Rocks of West Mali.
On Jan. 1, the London Bullion Market Association will introduce a new version of the guidelines that embrace what’s called environmental, social and governance standards.
The company is selling its 69%-stake in Rossing Uranium Limited, which owns the Namibian mine, to China National Uranium Corporation (CNUC).
By analyzing the age of known deposits, researchers get clues of where to find unexplored ones.
Nimmo was selected for the Top 100 listing based on criteria such as perseverance in the face of adversity and a trail-blazing approach.
Congo is Africa's top copper producer and the world's leading miner of cobalt.
Zimbabwean Finance Minister Mthuli Ncube cut civil servants’ pay and announced a series of other steps to reduce the government’s bloated wage bill.
An unnamed source told Reuters that the assailants were believed to belong to Nigerian jihadist group Boko Haram.
Operations at Driefontein, Kloof and Beatrix mines were halted late on Wednesday.