Banro Mining News

Banro halts gold mine in Congo as access road blocked

The Canadian miner said measure was taken after violent groups blocked main road to the mine, which has prevented essentials from reaching the operation.

Banro resumes operations at Namoya after militia violence prompted halt

While the kidnapped drivers have been released it’s still uncertain where they are and what happened to their trucks.

Banro halts gold mine in Congo due to violence, shares collapse

The company also evacuated all of its employees at Namoya mine after trucks belonging to a contractor were caught in crossfire between soldiers and a local self-defence militia.

Hostages kidnapped from DRC gold mine released

A kidnapping incident at one of Banro's gold mines in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) has been resolved.

Four dead after armed robbers storm DRC gold mine

An armed attack on the Twanziga gold mine in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) Tuesday has resulted in four casualties.