Who is behind offshore diamond newcomer LK Mining?
Behind the unfamiliar name of LK Mining, a company is in the process of obtaining an underwater diamond mining licence off the coast of Namibia. It is run by an industry veteran who is looking to carve out a niche in a sector that's dominated by giants. [...]
Uber-rich Kothari clan hitches its wagon to Lourenço's diamond sector reforms
The wealthy Indian Kothari family, which owns the KGK Group gemstone and jewellery company, is backing João Lourenço's shake-up of the diamond sector. By helping the president with his plan to make Angola more than a mere producer of stones, the Kotharis are counting on better access to the country's output. [...]
Namibian Nuclear Corp dreams of joining uranium greats
Namibian Nuclear Corp has grand ambitions for its mining project nestled between the country's two uranium giants, Rössing and Husab. The wholly-owned Namibian firm led by Elias Shanyengana wants to get the government on board the project's ownership. [...]