Ethiopia Can Grow Economy Through Mining - IMF

Updated: Tue 21 Oct, 09:07 am

If Ethiopia develops its mining sector and its geothermal energy sources, the country could earn up to U.S.$5 billion annually, says a new International Monetary Fund report. read more »

Firms Act on Striking Miners in South Africa

Updated: Wed 3 Oct, 07:15 am 2012

Two mining companies - Bokoni Platinum Mines and Gold Fields - have moved to take legal action againt workers who embarked on a wildcat strike amid unrest in the country's mining sector. read more »

Burundi to Open Nickel Mine

Updated: Tue 14 Oct, 08:37 am

The country will see the launch of the first nickel mining venture at the Musongati site where 150 million tons of the metal is expected to be mined. read more »