Exploration - Central Africa - Rare earths at the end of the rainbow

Exploration - Central Africa - Rare earths at the end of the rainbow

Production at Rainbow Rare Earths’ Gakara project in Burundi is expected to get underway within the next six months. Gakara is one of the highest grade rare earth element mining projects globally, with an estimated in situ grade of 47–67% total rare earth oxide (TREO), ahead of targeted first production and sales of rare earth concentrate in quarter four of 2017.

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Exploration - East Africa - Kibaran’s BFS pass the test

Exploration - East Africa - Kibaran’s BFS pass the test

The bankable feasibility study (BFS) and associated environmental and social planning for Kibaran Resources’ Epanko Graphite Project in Tanzania has been completed and updated.

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Exploration - Madagascar - Bass delivers on strategy

Exploration - Madagascar - Bass delivers on strategy

Bass Metals has delivered on its strategy to materially expand resources at the Graphmada large flake graphite mine in eastern Madagascar.

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Exploration - Central Africa - Amani reaches initial milestones

Exploration - Central Africa - Amani reaches initial milestones

Australian company Amani Gold has reported a maiden mineral resource (MMR) estimate at Kebigada on its Giro Gold Project in the Moto Greenstone Belt, in the north-east of the DRC. Results were also reported for the final 10 reverse circulation (RC) drill holes that were included in the mineral resource estimate.

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Exploration - West Africa - More luck in the golden triangle

Exploration - West Africa - More luck in the golden triangle

Toronto-based Asante Gold has commenced its second-phase drilling programme at the company’s Keyhole Option in Ghana. Burwash Contract Drilling of Vancouver will complete 800m of diamond drilling to follow up on the high-grade gold discovery from drill hole MEM17-001B, which intersected 13.12 grams of gold (g/t Au) over 3.0m at a depth of 120m below the historical MEM showing.

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Exploration - North Africa - Reward for Resolute

Exploration - North Africa - Reward for Resolute

Gold mining company Resolute Mining’s wholly owned subsidiary Resolute (Egypt) has been awarded two highly prospective large-scale exploration concessions by the Egyptian Mineral Resource Authority (EMRA).

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Exploration - Southern Africa - Metal Tiger takes off

Exploration - Southern Africa - Metal Tiger takes off

London-listed Metal Tiger’s airborne electro-magnetic (AEM) trail survey in the northern Botswana copper belt has successfully identified a distinctive geophysical anomaly coincident with the T3 deposit.

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Exploration - West Africa - Volcanic exploration continues unabated

Exploration - West Africa - Volcanic exploration continues unabated

Volcanic Gold’s drilling at the Mandiana Project in Guinea intersected broad mineralised intervals including 68m at 2.01 grams per tonne of gold (g/t Au) and 14m at 2.73g/t Au.

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