Burkina Faso Mining News

Roxgold's Burkina mine just got a whole lot richer

Shares in Toronto junior up sharply after adding 220,000oz to ultra high-grade Yaramoko project in West Africa expected to pour first gold in June.

Endeavour Mining begins construction of new African gold mine

The Hounde project, in Burkina Faso, is forecast to produce about 1.9 million ounces of gold over a 10-year mine life.

Endeavour Mining to buy True Gold and new African gold mine

The Cdn$240 million deal is expected to close in late April.

Endeavour gets bump from $25M Burkina Faso mine sale

Endeavour has sold its Youga mine to privately-held MNG Gold for US$25.3 million.

Endeavour Mining leaves the ASX, shares plummet

It said the move reduces its administrative, compliance and legal expenses, which could no longer be justified given the low levels of trading on the ASX relative to Endeavour’s TSX listing.

Semafo costs approaching $600 all in

Shares in Montreal-based producer jump after strong operational results at its Burkina Faso gold mine, progress on feasibility for flagship project.

Endeavour Mining busting out in West Africa

Shares in fast-growing producer surge after drill results at Cote d'Ivoire "free dig" mine provide extensions of oxide mineralization and fresh resources.

Vancouver junior up 18% on Burkina mine start

True Gold Mining's low cost Karma project in West Africa is ahead of schedule.

Endeavour boosts presence in Africa’s gold sector on deal with La Mancha

The Vancouver-based miner has sold 30% of the company to La Mancha Holding in a deal that will grant it a majority stake in the massive Ity gold mine, in Côte d’Ivoire.

Roxgold's Burkina mine construction gathers pace

$110 million super-high grade Yaramoko gold project now 36% complete and on track for start-up mid–2016.

Endeavour Mining up on positive drilling results at African gold asset

Results confirm high grade mineralization zones at the firm's Agbaou gold mine, in Côte d’Ivoire.

West Africa gold miner surges after stellar quarter

Endeavour Mining shares jump 10% after Vancouver firm slashes debt as mines in Cote d'Ivoire, Mali, Burkina and Ghana mines throw off cash.

True Gold injects $14 million to its Karma gold project in Burkina Faso

The Vancouver-based company said it is on track to pour its first gold at the mine in the first quarter of 2016.

New mining code in Burkina Faso should not affect current operations — Iamgold

The code, which is yet to be formalized into law, respects clauses in existing deals, said the miner.

Roxgold starts construction of supergrade Yaramoko

$111 million underground mine in Burkina Faso boasting average grade of 11.8 g/t expected to commence production in a year's time.

Semafo outlines 1.1m oz gold at Burkina buy

Montreal company's shares are up 26% in 3 weeks following acquisition of Natougou gold deposit in Burkina Faso after $147m takeover of Orbis Gold.

Investors applaud Semafo takeover deal

Montreal-based producer picks up flagship project in Burkina Faso after sealing $139 million takeover of Australia's Orbis.

Green light for Endeavour Mining's gold project in Burkina Faso

Burkina Faso may encounter some short-term choppiness.

Roxgold rockets on Burkina permits

Double digit gains for Toronto junior after receiving final approval for its high-grade, low-cost Yaramoko gold project.

True Gold down 25% after Burkina Faso protests, damage

Vancouver junior is assessing damage at its Karma project in West Africa after demonstrations suspend operations.

One employee shot dead at B2Gold Masbate project in the Philippines

The security guard, a long-time employee at the Masbate gold project, was killed by a fellow guard on Saturday, following an argument between the two.

After the gold rush

Under the golden light of the setting Saharan sun, two types of workers shuffle between concrete huts on their way home, still bathed in sweat from a day in the mines.

Burkina Faso: After the gold rush

Canada is tying foreign aid to overseas mining development. It’s touted as “win-win,” but in Burkina Faso there are already some losers.

African Barrick is history, changes name to Acacia Mining

The miner plans underground operations at North Mara and inked a deal that could see it acquire up to 70%of a project in Burkina Faso.

Burkina Faso political upheaval affects Canadian miners’ share prices

As if tanking gold prices weren’t enough bad news for Canadian junior gold mining and exploration companies, now one of the more promising gold-mining nations in Africa is in a state of turmoil.