Glencore appoints Gilbert as director

Martin Gilbert as an independent non-executive 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 appointment is with immediate effect. “On behalf of the Board I am delighted to announce the appointment of Martin Gilbert,” said Tony More...

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By On Tuesday, May 2nd, 2017

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...

By On Monday, March 20th, 2017

Nigeria’s Dangote looks to increase cement exports

LAGOS, (CAJ News) – NIGERIA has attained self-sufficiency in the production of cement and is now an exporter of the commodity. This has been attributed to the vast investments by the Dangote Cement Group Minister More...

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By On Thursday, March 16th, 2017

DRC Mining Week expands to connected sectors

KINSHASA, (CAJ News) – THE award-winning Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) Mining Week returns to Lubumbashi in June with a broadened focus to include the agriculture, energy and construction. Again, thousands More...

By On Tuesday, March 14th, 2017

Glencore sales off stakes in African markets

JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – GLENCORE, the Anglo–Swiss multinational commodity trading and mining company, has shed off major stakes in its operations in Namibia and Burkina Faso for US$400 million. Tevallli, More...

By On Tuesday, March 7th, 2017

Ewen to advise Asante Gold in Ghana

ACCRA, (CAJ News) – ASANTE GOLD, the American-headquartered mining firm, has appointed Eric Ewen as a consultant and advisor to the Board of Directors. He is resident in Accra, Ghana. The company welcomed More...

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By On Monday, March 6th, 2017

Mining and energy ministers descend on TXF Africa 2017

From MARIA MACHARIA in Nairobi, Kenya NAIROBI, (CAJ News) – AFRICAN mining and energy executives will together with ministers converge in Kenya at the end of the month to discuss prevailing trends in the industry. Dan More...

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By On Thursday, March 2nd, 2017

Gold Fields emerges Ghana’s biggest taxpayer

ACCRA, (CAJ News) – GOLD Fields Ghana reported it had been the West African ountry’s nation’s largest corporate taxpayer in 2016 after contributing GHS355 million US$75m) directly through royalty and corporate More...

De Beers CEO Bruce Cleaver
By On Tuesday, February 28th, 2017

De Beers unfazed by diamond sales decline

De Beers CEO Bruce Cleaver JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – THE De Beers Group of Companies is undeterred by a drop in diamond revenues during the second sale of the year. Sales during the period were US$545 million More...

By On Thursday, February 9th, 2017

Global oil exporters cushion Boko Haram victims

MAIDUGURI, (CAJ News) – MORE than 2 million famine-stricken Nigerians are to benefit from an emergency assistance grant the World Food Programme (WFP) has secured from the Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting More...