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The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has reportedly banned the export of copper and cobalt concentrate, just days after Ivanhoe Mines’ large-scale Kamoa-Kakula project commenced production. Data provider Fastmarkets said it confirmed with three companies operating copper and cobalt mines in the DRC, who had each received...

The 26th annual Investing in African Mining Indaba got underway today in the Cape Town sunshine, with the 2020 event focusing on the theme of optimising growth and investment in the digitised mining economy. Mantashe opens 2020 Mining Indaba South Africa’s Mineral Resources and Energy minister Gwede...

A new report by global consultancy Verisk Maplecroft has found that resource nationalism is set to increase across African mining jurisdictions in the near future. Verisk’s latest Resource Nationalism Index (RNI) had four African states in the top 10 highest risk countries, with Tanzania ranked second, eSwatini (formerly...