Ministry casts net for Barrick, Glencore & Co.'s former licences
The retention licences cancelled by the Tanzanian government in May 2018 during its mining reform have now been put back [...]
Lithium, cobalt, graphite, vanadium and nickel, of which Africa boasts large reserves, are highly sought after for their capacity to store energy as batteries.
Despite being relatively unknown in the mining industry, most of the five firms awarded blocks in Equatorial Guinea's first ever mining licencing round EG Ronda 2019 Mining (AMI 448) have African mining veterans aboard. Specialists - While Oro Sac Corp, [. [...]
Angolan President João Lourenço has been working hard to convince foreign firms to invest in the country's diamond sector (AMI 451) but also its copper assets and his efforts are beginning to pay off. The London and Johannesburg-based mining giant [. [...]