South Africa: Ivanhoe Mines Reports Fatal Accident at the Platreef Project.

Ivanplats and Ivanhoe Mines report that a fatal accident has occurred in Shaft 1 at the Platreef palladium-platinum-nickel-copper-rhodium-gold mine development project on the Northern Limb of South...

Namibia: N$94m housing contract cancelled … as contractor allegedly skips country.

A Walvis Bay-based ship repair company has cancelled a N$94 million housing contract, which was meant to benefit 82 employees.Namdock cancelled the housing contract with the controversial...

Zambia: Castillo Copper firms up 6-kilometre copper target at Zambian pillar.

The Luanshya project in Zambia’s traditional copper-belt is intersected by a NW-SE trend-line that is around 5-10 kilometres wide in places and known to host copper mineralisation.

South Africa: Orange Business Services and De Beers Marine tap into IoT to enhance...

Orange Business Services, a network-native digital services company, and De Beers Marine South Africa, a division of De Beers - the global diamond company, have jointly installed...

Zimbabwe: RioZim projects bounce in demand after Covid-19 turmoil

ZIMBABWE’S second-largest diamond miner, RioZim Limited, sees demand picking up after the coronavirus pandemic forced the business to halt sales in March amid the slump in gem...

Zambia: ZCCM-IH opens talks with Glencore as it seems to increase Mopani stake.

Glencore and ZCCM-IH are in talks about ZCCM-IH acquiring additional shares in Glencore subsidiary Mopani Copper Mines, Glencore and Mines Minister have revealed. ZCCM-IH...

South Africa: Another SA blasting record for BME.

BME, a member of the Omnia Group has broken the South African record for the largest electronic detonator blast, initiating 3,780 detonators in a single blast at...

DR Congo: Glencore backs cobalt mining pact in DR Congo

Glencore has actually backed a brand-new alliance to support small cobalt mining in the Democratic Republic of Congo, in a relocation targeted at developing a properly sourced...

Botswana: Cobre joins copper hunt in elephant country.

Cobre Limited has pulled off something of a coup, securing 8,100 square kilometres of ground over the emerging Kalahari Copper Belt in Botswana. Cobre joins a star-studded...

Zambia: ZCCM-IH TO OPERATIONALIZE KANSENSELI GOLD MINE SOON.

MINES AND MINERALS Development Minister Hon Richard Musukwa has announced that government through the Zambia Consolidated Copper Mine Investment Holding (ZCCM-IH) is working round the clock in...