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Sangola promising despite Randgold pull-out – GoldStone

The Senegal-based Sangola project remained promising despite Randgold Resources' withdrawal from the joint venture (JV) earlier this month, West and Central Africa-focused exploration company GoldStone averred on Wednesday. The London-listed...
16th April 2014


Tenders for work in the rest of Africa excluding South Africa
11th April 2014

Teranga Gold announces $30m ‘bought deal’ financing

Dual-listed gold miner Teranga Gold Corp, which is focused on its assets in West Africa, on Thursday announced a $30-million ‘bought deal’ financing with a syndicate of underwriters. Under terms of the deal led by Cormark Securities and...
10th April 2014

Orica secures BEE partner, set to expand African footprint

Leven Moodley and Dallas Wilkinson ASX-listed global commercial explosives and mining and tunnelling ground support provider Orica and South Africa-headquartered investment group Reindus Holdings have partnered to further Orica Mining Services South Africa’s (OMSSA's) African...
7th April 2014

Randgold terminates Senegal JV with Goldstone

London-listed exploration company GoldStone has received notice of termination from Randgold Resources in relation to the company's joint venture (JV) with Randgold over the Sangola licence, in Senegal. The West- and Central Africa-focused miner...
4th April 2014

Miners in lock-down in Guinea as Ebola death toll hits 84

Foreign mining firms have locked down operations in Guinea and pulled out some international staff, executives said on Wednesday, as the death toll from suspected cases of Ebola there hit 84. The West African nation's government said four new...
3rd April 2014


Tenders for work in the rest of Africa excluding South Africa
28th February 2014

Sangola exploration to move on to Gangara, Bandafassi prospects

Following the receipt of assay results from the drilling programme completed on the Baraboye and Ibel prospects of gold exploration company GoldStone Resources’ 49%-owned Sangola project, in Senegal, exploration activities would now be focused...
18th February 2014

Africa’s mining countries must try harder – Bristow

Growing uncertainty about the regulatory environments and tax regimes in Africa’s mining jurisdictions was discouraging international investment in these countries’ mining industries, LSE- and Nasdaq-listed Randgold Resources CEO Mark Bristow...
5th February 2014

SA, neigbours earn mining top spots

Eight countries in Southern Africa have earned a position among the top 20 "most exciting African mineral jurisdictions". According to an investment guide released on Monday, they are South Africa, Zimbabwe, Namibia, Botswana, Mozambique, Zambia,...
3rd February 2014
Indaba Roundup

Firm to showcase its Africa-focused services and operating expertise at Mining Indaba

Global environmental engineering consulting firm Golder Associates will highlight its service offering for the African continent at this year’s Investing in African Mining Indaba, which will take place at the Cape Town International Convention...
24th January 2014

Oz-based junior aims to increase investor profile at Mining Indaba

Ahead of the 2014 Mining Indaba, Papillon Resources invited analysts to visit its flagship Fekola project, in Mali Australia-based junior mining company Papillon Resources is looking forward to increasing its investor profile at the twentieth Investing in African Mining Indaba, Papillon Resources MD and CEO Mark Connelly tells Mining Weekly. The company, one...
24th January 2014
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