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27/03/2020 at 16h26, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Tunisia: challenges facing Mongi Marzouk at the new Ministry of Energy, Mines and Energy Transition

Reacting to strong demands from the energy and mining sectors, on 23 March the Council of Ministers officially...

Mineral resources

26/03/2020 at 18h44, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Mineral resources

24/03/2020 at 18h14, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Covid-19/Gabon: BW Energy and Panoro Energy reduce investments but maintain production

As a result of the health crisis, border closures and falling oil prices, oil companies BW Energy and...

Mineral resources

24/03/2020 at 18h00, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Benedict Oramah (Afreximbank) ready to step in to help SONARA

The head of the African export-import bank wrote in early February to the owner of Cameroon’s only...

Mineral resources

20/03/2020 at 18h09, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Who is behind Bacchus Capital, Nordgold’s adviser in acquisition of Cardinal Resources?

The Russian gold mining company (with net profit of $167m in 2019 for 1.4 million ounces produced) has...

Mineral resources

19/03/2020 at 12h21, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Litasco (Lukoil) replaces Oryx Energies as Mauritania’s hydrocarbon supplier

The company, with a sales revenue of some $80 million, is a subsidiary of Lukoil, Russia’s largest...

Mineral resources

19/03/2020 at 12h16, by Aurélie Benoit

South Africa: Covid-19 overpowers Kropz, the phosphate subsidiary of Patrice Motsepe’s ARC

A hearing scheduled for 16 March to decide on the legality of a key water licence for future operations...

Mineral resources

17/03/2020 at 18h17, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Gabon: Carlyle not planning to let go of Assala

Faced with rumours of a possible sale of its Gabonese assets, the U.S. group reaffirms its plans to keep...

Mineral resources

13/03/2020 at 15h59, by Valentin Grille

Foxtrot International (Bouygues) returns to Côte d’Ivoire for ten years

On 11 March, the Bouygues group subsidiary obtained from the Ivorian Council of Ministers the renewal...

Mineral resources

12/03/2020 at 21h57, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Chromium mining in Madagascar: Kraoma looking for a new partner but Ferrum Mining determined to stay

No ore has been extracted from the mine near Brieville since December 2019. Operations have been suspended...

Mineral resources

05/03/2020 at 17h26, by Aurélie Benoit

Macky Sall’s regional mining hub seeking consultants

With the backing of the African Development Bank, Dakar is seeking to establish itself as a key player...

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