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Sentula Mining has had a long and chequered history since it first listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) back in 1993 under its former name Scharrig Mining. Fast forward to today and the company is once again in the process of changing its name, after emerging out of...

Fluiconnecto by Manuli, a division of Manuli Rubber Industries, is a leading international service organisation focused on high pressure hoses and fluid connectors. The company provides products and application engineering knowledge, as well as maintenance services, to all market segments through a global network tailored...

Hummingbird Resources has been very busy since last speaking to RGN in February 2016. The AIM-listed firm has made substantial steps in advancing the low cost, high grade Yanfolila gold project in Mali. The mine is expected to be pouring the first gold by the...

Acacia Coal recently announced the conditional AUS$3.7 million acquisition of Rio Tinto’s majority stake in the Riversdale Anthracite Colliery (RAC), representing a fundamental shift in the company’s strategy. Having been established on the back of a coking coal asset in the Bowen Basin in Queensland,...

A Turkish gold miner with existing projects in West Africa recently signed a deal to become the majority shareholder in Avesoro Resources (LSE,TSX: ASO) (formerly Aureus Mining) in a bid to repurpose and stabilise production at the New Liberty gold mine in Liberia.   MNG Gold founder...

BioTherm Energy has come a long way in 12 years. From starting out as an emerging developer of gas and cogeneration projects, it has grown into a renewable energy powerhouse. The company has secured the rights to develop more than 250 megawatts of wind and...

Hummingbird Resources was established as a gold explorer in West Africa by MD Dan Betts in late 2005. It has grown into a multi-project explorer and developer with significant interests in Liberia and Mali, become a near-term producer and boasts a portfolio with a 6...

When we caught up with Otto Energy (ASX: OEL) at the start of 2015, the Australian oil and gas junior was starting a major drilling campaign in the Philippines and working on building an East African portfolio. But a lot can change in a year....

Since gaining independence in 1994, Harmony Gold Mining Company Limited (JSE: HAR; NYSE: HMY) has gone from the brink of closure to being one of the world’s leading gold companies. Last year it produced 1.17 million ounces of gold – the third largest amount mined...