2022 Mining news

As the country’s public-private partnerships secretary Roberto Salas told BNamericas, areas around mining projects will soon be declared special security zones. The policy is developed by the mining department, the public-private partnerships office, and the armed forces. Fresnillo begins full load commissioning of Juanicipio project.                                                                         Fresnillo (LSE: FRES) has achieved a significant, long-awaited milestone in the […]

Akobo Minerals has made a third gold discovery at the Segele deposit, Ethiopia.  Orion secures funding for Prieska Copper-Zinc Mine. Orion has announced that it has secured US$87 million financing to advance the development of the Prieska Copper-Zinc mine in South Africa.  Cobre announces high-grade copper discovery at Ngami project. Cobre Limited has announced assay […]

Sigma Lithium has secured up to $100 million from shareholder Synergy Capital to build the initial phase of a $155-million expansion at its Grota do Cirilo lithium project in Minas Gerais, Brazil. ERG and Gécamines restart operations at Boss Mining. ERG and Gécamines have announced that they have restarted cobalt operations at Boss Mining in […]

Mountain Province Diamonds has announced positive exploration results at its Kennady North project in Canada. Atlantic Lithium announce drill results from Ewoyaa Lithium project. Atlantic Lithium have announced high-grade drill results at its Ewoyaa Lithium project in Ghana. Zimbabwe signs agreement with Tsingshan to set up lithium operations. Zimbabwe has signed an agreement with Tsingshan […]

Ecuador’s Shuar Arutam indigenous people said on Friday they will not allow mining on their territory, threatening a large copper mining operation in the Andean country, after a court ruled their rights to prior consultation were violated. Archer Exploration completes acquisition of nickel assets from Wallbridge Mining. Archer Exploration has announced that it has completed […]

Elevation Gold Mining Corporation is pleased to provide an update on its Florence Hill exploration project drilling program. Two holes have been drilled to date, with a third, following up on the first completed hole, in progress. Assays are pending for all holes but are expected to be received during Q1 2023. Pensana release first […]

Asante Gold declares commercial production at Ghana mine.                                                                                     Canada’s Asante Gold has begun commercial production at its Bibiani gold mine in Ghana, which is expected to produce 20,000 ounces of the precious metal per month by early 2023. SES and Shevon announce agreement to boost mining connectivity   SES and Shevon have announced an […]

Sanu Gold, a Vancouver-based exploration company, isn’t wasting time or money. Three months after listing on the Canadian Securities Exchange, the company has announced assay results from the first holes of an initial reverse circulation (RC) drill program on its Daina Gold Exploration Permit in Guinea’s prolific Siguiri Basin. Tinna Caledonia Mining Corporation Plc: Acquisition […]

Canada’s Iamgold Corp. (TSX: IMG)(NYSE: IAG) said on Tuesday it had agreed to sell its stake in the Rosebel gold mine in Suriname to Zijin Mining in a deal valued at $360 million. Reviving the historic Beartrack mine, exploring Arnett gold project. When Revival Gold was founded in 2017 around a property consolidation of the […]

Tertiary Minerals plc has announced an agreement with First Quantum Minerals Ltd for its copper projects in Zambia. AngloGold Ashanti to buy Coeur Mining’s projects in Nevada for $150 million. South Africa’s AngloGold Ashanti is expanding its footprint in Nevada, US, with the acquisition of Coeur Mining’s (NYSE: CDE) subsidiary for $150 million cash. Battery […]