Nujoma, world’s prime exploration vessel launched

Vessel SS Nujoma

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 in Namibian waters. The US$157 million (N$2,3 billion) vessel, mv SS Nujoma, will enable Debmarine Namibia, a 50/50 joint venture between More...

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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...

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...

DRC Mining Week
By On Thursday, March 16th, 2017
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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...

GLENCORE
By On Tuesday, March 14th, 2017
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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...

ASANTE GOLD
By On Tuesday, March 7th, 2017
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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...

TXF Africa 2017 1
By On Monday, March 6th, 2017
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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...