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South Africa’s mining sector woes continued in November 2019, when production fell 3.1% year-on-year primarily due to extensive power outages which impacted operations across the country. The latest data released by Statistics South Africa revealed that platinum group metals suffered the steepest decline, with production dropping...

The 2019 Investing in African Mining Indaba continued today in sun-drenched Cape Town. On day two, delegates of the Indaba were afforded the opportunity to hear from two African heads of state – Ghana’s President Nana Akufo-Addo and President of South Africa Cyril Ramaphosa.   President Ramaphosa...

South African electricity company Eskom has signed a framework agreement with Agence Française de Devéloppement (AFD) which will support the development of Eskom’s power infrastructure. AFD will supply funding towards the development of transmission lines and substations which will provide the basis for future renewable energy...