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The government of Guinea has announced that Sycamore Mining will redevelop the Kiniero gold mine after the Cyprus-based investment firm made a winning bid for the past producing mine. “Sycamore’s was the winning bid, and we signed an outline agreement today,” said Abdoulaye Magassouba, Guinea’s minister...

AIM-listed Hummingbird Resources is on course to meet its annual gold production guidance after increasing production from the Yanfolila mine in Mali during the second quarter of the year. The company poured 27,466 ounces of gold from Yanfolila in Q2, up from 23,807 ounces in the...

West Africa-focused gold mining firm Cora Gold has today announced an extension of high grade gold mineralisation to depth at its Sanankoro Gold Discovery in Southern Mali. The discovery was made at the junior’s Zone A prospect, after two reverse circulation (RC) drill holes demonstrated an...

West Africa-focused Tullow Oil has lifted its 2017 production targets thanks to stronger-than-expected output from its flagship West African oil and gas fields. The UK-based firm improved its 2017 output target to 85,000-89,000 barrels of oil equivalent per day (boepd), up from a previous 78,000-85,000 boepd,...