Mali – AngloGold puts Mali mine on sale

2018/07/11 – AngloGold Ashanti has put its Sadiola mine in Mali up for sale as part of a shake-up that would see it improving cash flows from a simple and higher quality portfolio.Newly appointed chief executive Kelvin Dushnisky said yesterday that the group and IamGold, which collectively own an 82percent interest in Sadiola, had initiated a process to identify third parties that could be interested in acquiring their collective interests in the Mali mine. “The process is at a very preliminary stage and there is no certainty of its outcome,” Dushnisky said. Continuer à lire … « Mali – AngloGold puts Mali mine on sale »

Mali – Randgold Resources’ Mali gold mining complex ramps up production

2018/31/10 – Randgold Resources Ltd said on Tuesday its Loulo-Gounkoto gold mining complex in Mali had stepped up production, with increased grades expected in the third and fourth quarter of the year.Mali is the third biggest producer of gold after South Africa and Ghana, with gold mines operated by multinational companies including Randgold Resources, Anglogold Ashanti , B2Gold and Resolute Mining.

Randgold also said it had entered into discussions on a potential joint venture with the government of Mali to explore a regional area of interest to develop a detailed geological dataset. Reuters /Sahel-Elite

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 »