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Niger: France’s Orano Loses Operating Licence At Major Uranium Mine in Niger

By AllAfrica News: Economy, Business and Finance

[RFI] Niger has removed the mining permit of French nuclear fuel producer Orano at one of the world’s biggest uranium mines, the company said Thursday, highlighting tensions between France and the African country’s ruling junta.

Ghana: Elections 2024 – Mahama Promises to Ban Mining in Forest Reserves

By AllAfrica News: Economy, Business and Finance

[Accra Times] On a campaign tour in the Ashanti Region, the NDC flagbearer, John Mahama, has pledged to protect Ghana’s forest reserves by banning mining activities in these areas.

Nigeria: Niger Revokes French Operating Licence At Major Uranium Mine

By AllAfrica News: Economy, Business and Finance

[Daily Trust] Niger has revoked the operating licence of French nuclear fuel producer Orano at one of the world’s biggest uranium mines, the company said Thursday, in a move that highlighted tensions between France and the African country’s ruling junta.

Uganda: Nyamutoro to Illegal Miners – Intimidation Won’t Work On Me

By AllAfrica News: Economy, Business and Finance

[Nile Post] Minister of State for Energy and Minerals Phiona Nyamutoro has warned illegal miners, asserting that she remains unwavering in her efforts to streamline the mineral sector, regardless of any threats.

Nigeria: Nasarawa Communities Issue Ultimatum to Mining Firm Over Alleged Illegal Operation

By AllAfrica News: Economy, Business and Finance

[Leadership] The people of Amba and Agaza communities of Kokona local government area in Nasarawa State have issued an ultimatum to a mining company, Timadex Geomin Consult Limited for allegedly operating illegally in the area without approval.

Nigeria: Nasarawa Communities Issue Ultimatum to Mining Firm Over Alleged Illegal Operation

By AllAfrica News: Economy, Business and Finance

[Leadership] The people of Amba and Agaza communities of Kokona local government area in Nasarawa State have issued an ultimatum to a mining company, Timadex Geomin Consult Limited for allegedly operating illegally in the area without approval.

Africa: Sanctions On Russian Diamonds – Good or Bad for Africa?

By AllAfrica News: Economy, Business and Finance

[DW] Diamond-rich African nations are ramping up production to fill the gap left by the G7 sanctions on Russian diamonds. But not all countries are happy about the ban.

Africa: Sanctions On Russian Diamonds – Good or Bad for Africa?

By AllAfrica News: Economy, Business and Finance

[DW] Diamond-rich African nations are ramping up production to fill the gap left by the G7 sanctions on Russian diamonds. But not all countries are happy about the ban.

South Africa: After the Bell – SA Mining Companies Find That the Grass Is Not Always Greener On the Other Side

By AllAfrica News: Economy, Business and Finance

[Daily Maverick] Gold Fields high-tailed it out of Dodge to greener pastures — pastures which, high up in the Chilean Andes, turned out to not always have a green sheen.

South Africa: Youth Take to Their Bikes to Protest Against Mining Companies

By GroundUp

[GroundUp] Youth Affected by Mining United in Action cycled the “Toxic Tour” to various mining companies’ offices in Johannesburg