Home mining sector exploration & production BURKINA FASO 06/10/2015 Nantou sinks deeper into turmoil at Perkoa Suspended since August because of violent protests by local inhabitants, production at the Perkoa zinc mine looks unlikely to resume [...] (206 words) This article may be accessed by subscribers and e-wallet holders (EUR 6) Log in to read more Already have an account? Log in Keep me logged in Forgot your password? OK Subscribe toAfrica IntelligenceorPay-Per-Article E-wallet starting from 30 EUR Subscribe or Pay-Per-Article Discover our offers Not reader yet?Create an account to access our FREE SECTION A free issue A selection of articles New editions' summaries Keyword notifications to follow people or topics of interest to you A free issue and a selection of free articles Summaries and email notifications Keep me logged in Create a free account Free Articles MOROCCO Business 22/05/2020 Private firm Sentinel lands security contract with EU delegation DJIBOUTI UNITED STATES HORN OF AFRICA Diplomacy 19/05/2020 US Air Force beefs drone capacity against al-Shabaab CAMEROON Politics 05/05/2020 Biya's hardliners go after Maurice Kamto's finances Access the free section On the same subject BURKINA FASO 08/11/2016 Customs and tax officials learn the ropes about mining While mining companies in next-door Mali are reeling from pressure [...] BURKINA FASO 03/11/2015 Deal between Nantou Mining and CimFaso at Perkoa The Cim Metal group owned by Burkina Faso businessman Inoussa [...] BURKINA FASO 14/10/2015 Diendere putsch winners The abortive coup by Blaise Compaore’s former right-hand man has put the spotlight on a group of army officers who helped restore order in Burkina Faso. [...] Spotlight BURKINA FASO 30/09/2015 When pushed, Gilbert Diendere jumped The abortive coup d'etat in Burkina Faso has given the interim government the excuse it needed to get rid of the troublesome Regiment de Securite Presidentielle (RSP), the elite unit that was created to protect Blaise Compaore in 1995. [...] BURKINA FASO 06/05/2015 Djibrill Bassole throws hat into presidential ring The arrest earlier this month of three former ministers from the Blaise Compaore era has not put Djibrill Bassole off [...] ZAMBIA 06/05/2014 Blackthorn drops Perkoa and seeks a partner Listed on ASX, Blackthorn Resources is continuing to shift its focus back on Zambia’s copper. Following an agreement last month [...] BURKINA FASO 24/09/2013 Perkoa’s zinc: presidential lobby for rail The authorities in Burkina Faso and Ivory Coast are spending a lot of time these days thinking about how zinc [...] BURKINA FASO 10/09/2013 New, $30 million input for Perkoa Blackthorn Resources and Glencore, which hold 39.9% and 50.1% respectively [...] BURKINA FASO 09/04/2013 Blackthorn pumps $80 million into Perkoa Free Blackthorn Resources has reached an agreement with its partner Glencore that will allow it to inject $80 million into the [...] BURKINA FASO 01/01/2013 After gold, a zinc bonanza for Ouagadougou The Perkoa mine, considered one of the biggest zinc deposits in Africa, is about to come on stream. The joint [...] Spotlight AFRICA 22/05/2012 Glencore pursues strategy switch in mines Once an ultra secret trader in raw materials - its discretion made the reputation of its founder Marc Rich -Glencore International is transforming itself across the board. After beginning to invest upstream in the mining sector and floating on the [. [...] Receive prompts for these topics BURKINA FASO Adama Barry Blackthorn Resources Blaise Compaore Djibrill Bassole Fondation Nantou Gilbert Diendere Glencore Luc-Adolphe Tiao Nantou Mining Olaf Meijer Rosalie Bassole See all keywordsSee fewer keywords Create a freenotification What is a notification?