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Nigeria sets ambitious target for mining sector growth

5 Feb 2020 /  Wendell Roelf, Reuters   
Minister aims to boost mining to 3% of GDP by 2025.

Gold production decline; Sierra Leone tackles smuggling

5 Feb 2020 /  Felix Njini, Mike Cohen and Michael J. Kavanagh, Bloomberg   
Updates from the 2020 Mining Indaba.

First payments in SA silicosis settlement expected in Q2

5 Feb 2020 /  Wendell Roelf and Tanisha Heiberg, Reuters  
This is the most far-reaching class action settlement ever reached in SA.

AngloGold sees growth in Americas

5 Feb 2020 /  Felix Njini, Bloomberg  
The company will provide an update on the sale of its South African assets on February 21.

Angola plans to boost diamond production

4 Feb 2020 /  Felix Njini, Bloomberg  
Angola plans to increase annual diamond production to 22 million carats in 2022.

Glencore’s 2019 cobalt up, copper down; share price rises

4 Feb 2020 /  Yadarisa Shabong and Zandi Shabalala, Reuters  
Analysts now predict a rally, saying the company is too cheap and operational problems have been tackled.

Anglo CEO a fan of Eskom’s De Ruyter

4 Feb 2020 /  Felix Njini, Thomas Biesheuvel and Michael J. Kavanagh, Bloomberg  
And other updates from the Mining Indaba.

The race is on for iron ore riches buried under an African jungle

4 Feb 2020 /  Thomas Biesheuvel, Bloomberg    1
The massive iron deposits under Guinea’s mountainous forest are forgotten no more.

Anglo American to decide this year on fate of SA’s thermal coal assets

3 Feb 2020 /  Tanisha Heiberg, Reuters   
The mining company has come under pressure to reduce its exposure to coal amid climate concerns.

Mining veteran’s $2.2bn palladium bet to pay dividends

3 Feb 2020 /  Felix Njini, Bloomberg  
There isn’t a 'lot of upside and not much downside either' for palladium.

The latest updates from the African Mining Indaba

3 Feb 2020 /  Mike Cohen, Michael J. Kavanagh and Felix Njini, Bloomberg  
South32 may sell manganese.

Platinum mining giant says South Africa running out of time

3 Feb 2020 /  Felix Njini, Bloomberg    7
'Government knows what the answers are.'

Gold mine gangs tote AK-47s to outgun police

2 Feb 2020 /  Felix Njini, Bloomberg   16
Higher gold prices fuel robberies and illegal gold mining.

Palladium’s biggest miner says market is in a bubble

29 Jan 2020 /  Elena Mazneva and Yuliya Fedorinova, Bloomberg    2
Palladium prices have shot up 19% in 2020.

De Beers diamond sales jump after a terrible year for gems

29 Jan 2020 /  Thomas Biesheuvel, Bloomberg  
The Anglo American unit sold $545 million of diamonds in its first sale of the year.

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