Mali approves Randgold’s Morila mine to agribusiness conversion

2018/08/10 -Diversified miner Randgold Resources’ Morila gold mine’s ambitious agribusiness project has been approved by the Malian government.

The project is designed to replace mining with a sustainable economic activity in the local community after the operation’s closure in two years’ time. Continuer à lire … « Mali approves Randgold’s Morila mine to agribusiness conversion »

Niger – Vital Metals extends Bella Tondi gold mineralisation with high-grade assays

2018/09/15 – Vital Metals Ltd has completed the maiden diamond drilling program at the Bella Tondi prospect within its Bouli Gold Project in Niger.

The 13-hole program totalled 2,625 metres and extends the limits of the known gold mineralisation at depth, which remains open at depth and along strike. Continuer à lire … « Niger – Vital Metals extends Bella Tondi gold mineralisation with high-grade assays »

Mali – Randgold Resources’ Mali mine granted four-year, 50% tax concession

2018/08/05 – Mali’s government has granted Randgold Resources a 50 percent corporate tax reduction for the next four years at its Gounkoto mine, the Africa-focused gold miner said on Wednesday.
The tax concession is to support the development of a « super pit » which will be one of the largest opencast gold mines in Africa, the company said in a statement. Continuer à lire … « Mali – Randgold Resources’ Mali mine granted four-year, 50% tax concession »

Mali – Ashanti Gold unveils further encouraging drill results at Kossanto East project in Mali

2018/07/11 – Ashanti Gold Inc has reported further drilling results at its Kossanto East project in western Mali.
The company released additional results today from its recently completed 105-hole reverse circulation and diamond drill 12,000-metre drill program. Continuer à lire … « Mali – Ashanti Gold unveils further encouraging drill results at Kossanto East project in Mali »

Mali – Oklo Resources adding to and advancing portfolio of West Mali gold projects

2018/07/10 – Oklo Resources Ltd. managing director and chief executive Simon Taylor speaks to Proactive Investors about the team and strategy propelling the Mali-focused gold explorer. « Big landholding, fantastic jurisdiction, really good team to implement the projects, and I think the other key part of our story is our backers – we’ve got a fantastic share register, » summarises Taylor. Continuer à lire … « Mali – Oklo Resources adding to and advancing portfolio of West Mali gold projects »

Burkina – Iamgold reports 39% reserve, 16% output rise at Burkina Faso project

2018/06/17 – SX- and New York-listed gold producer Iamgold has announced positive results from a prefeasibility study (PFS) for its Essakane heap leach project, in Burkina Faso.
The results, which outline an economically viable project, justify the start of a feasibility study (FS) to further optimise the project development design, secure long lead equipment and improve project economics. Continuer à lire … « Burkina – Iamgold reports 39% reserve, 16% output rise at Burkina Faso project »