Nigeria explores mining to stimulate stressed economy

Nigeria Mining Week.

ABUJA, (CAJ News) – NIGERIA, Africa’s biggest economy nonetheless undergoing a recession, is intensifying efforts to explore opportunities in the mining sector.This is part of a drive to diversify the economy from the struggling oil industry.In October, over 500 mining and industrial professionals, will in Abuja for the Nigeria Mining Week. Some More...

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drc mining
By On Friday, June 30th, 2017
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Digital evolution spearheads DRC mining growth

From JEAN KASSONGO in Kinshasa, DRC KINSHASA, (CAJ News) – DIGITAL innovation is driving transformation within the mining sector in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, the mineral-rich Central African country More...

‘New’ Anglo American under creation
By On Wednesday, June 28th, 2017
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Anglo Gold Ashanti to slash over 8 000 jobs

JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – ANGLOGOLD Ashanti is set to retrench some 8 500 employees in South Africa in light of heavy losses incurred recently. The company has begun a consultation process with employees More...

Vessel SS Nujoma
By On Thursday, June 15th, 2017
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Nujoma, world’s prime exploration vessel launched

WINDHOEK, (CAJ News) – DEBEERS and the Government have inaugurated the world’s largest and most advanced diamond exploration and sampling vessel, which is to begin ready to exploring for diamond deposits More...

kibo
By On Wednesday, June 14th, 2017
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Kibo welcomes Tanzania moves against mining fraud

By ALLOYCE KIMBUNGA , TANZANIA, DAR-ES-SALAAM, (CAJ News) – JOHANNESBURG Stock Exchange-listed Kibo Mining has welcomed policy and legislative changes aimed at curbing rampant fraud in Tanzania’s mining sector. The More...

Kariba dam
By On Wednesday, May 31st, 2017
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Renovation of giant Kariba dam boost for SADC energy

from PANDULENI KATJIUKUA / TIRIVANGANI MASAVI in Windhoek, Namibia WINDHOEK, (CAJ News) – AFRICA’S largest man-made inland lake, Kariba dam situation along the mighty Zambezi river between Zimbabwe and More...

Coal of Africa Limited
By On Monday, May 29th, 2017
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Minister rescinds appeal against integrated water use

JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) -Coal of Africa Limited (“CoAL”  has announced the suspension of the Integrated Water Use Licence (“IWUL”) for the Makhado Project has been lifted by the South African Minister More...

De Beers' diamonds
By On Thursday, May 25th, 2017
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Forevermark has inscribed 2 million diamonds

De Beers’ diamonds JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – THE Forevermark diamond brand has inscribed its 2 millionth diamond, a 3.48 carat round brilliant bearing the unique inscription of ‘2,000,000’. The More...

Martin Gilbert as an independent non-executive director
By On Friday, May 5th, 2017
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Glencore appoints Gilbert as director

Martin Gilbert as an independent non-executive director JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) -GLOBAL diversified natural resource company, Glencore, has appointed Martin Gilbert as an independent non-executive director. The More...

zimplats
By On Tuesday, May 2nd, 2017
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Muller confirmed as Zimplats director

BULAWAYO, (CAJ News) – ZIMPLATS has announced the appointment of Nicolaas Muller as a non-executive director. The appointment is with immediate effect. Alex Mhembere, Chief Executive Officer Zimplats Holdings, More...