Burundi to Open Nickel Mine

Updated: Wed 15 Oct, 09:16 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 »

Mozambican Govt Closes Illegal Mine

Updated: Tue 20 May, 09:35 am

The government has ordered the closure of an illegal mine which collapsed, killing more than ten miners. read more »

Group Exposes Child Labour on Tanzanian Gold Mines

Updated: Fri 13 Sep, 11:19 am 2013

A major investigation by the international NGO Human Rights Watch has turned the spotlight on the use of thousands of children in Tanzania to work on small-scale gold mines, placing their health and … read more »