August 26

August 25

  • South Africa: Diamond Syndicate Suspects Turn Themselves In

    Eight men have handed themselves in today in connection with the recent illicit diamond syndicate bust. Read more »

  • South Africa: Klerksdorp Earthquake - Mining or Nature?

    SA Info

    Establishing whether the recent earthquake in South Africa's North West province was purely mining induced, or caused by natural tectonic shifts in the earth's crust, is not a... Read more »

  • Tanzania: Gold Firm Marks First 'Hit' With Grandiose Plans

    Daily News

    A SUBSIDIARY of the State Mining Corporation (STAMICO), Stamigold, is set to import new heavy duty mining equipment worth 5.5 million US dollars (about 8bn/-) as it celebrates its... Read more »

  • Tanzania: New Act to End Mining Hitches

    Daily News

    IN a bid to reduce bureaucracy in the mining industry, the Ministry of Energy and Minerals will table a bill during the next parliamentary session containing proposed amendments of... Read more »

  • South Africa: Cosatu North West Picketing Against Aurora [press release]


    The Congress of South African Trade Unions, jointly with the National Union of Mineworkers, with the support of Solidarity Trade Union, will be picketing at North Gauteng High... Read more »

  • Zimbabwe: Nicozdiamond Taps Into Foreign Markets

    The Herald

    NICOZDIAMOND has secured a portfolio of new large corporates through strategic global partnerships that will drive new business for the group going forward. Read more »

  • Zimbabwe: Gold Mine Dispute Escalates

    The Herald

    The battle for the control of Acquirium Trading (Pvt) Ltd, a gold mining firm in Gweru, has deepened after a Lebanese man accused of misappropriating US$200 000 in a mining deal... Read more »

August 24

August 23

August 22

  • Tanzania: Quality Gold Rolls Out of Biharamulo Mine Line

    Daily News

    THE official launch of gold bars weighing 25 kilogrammes by the State Mining Corporation (STAMICO), through its Stamigold subsidiary, on Thursday signified the first production of... Read more »

  • Zimbabwe: Zimplats Shuts Down Bimha Mine

    Zimbabwe Independent

    Zimplats has warned of a possible 70 000 ounces drop in FY15 (2015 financial year) production after the mining group ceased all mining activities at its Bimha Mine on Wednesday... Read more »

August 21

August 20

  • South Africa: Charges Dropped Against Marikana Miners


    Charges against 279 miners who were arrested during the August 2012 unrest at Lonmin's platinum mine in Marikana were dropped in the Ga-Rankuwa Magistrate's Court, north of... Read more »

  • Ghana: Govt Urged to Ratify Mineral Rights [press release]

    Ghana Govt.

    The Acting Chief Executive Officer of the Chamber of Mines, Mr Sulemani Koney, has urged the executive and legislative arms of government to work harmoniously to ensure the... Read more »

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