Perenti Global confirmed that the number of fatalities and injuries caused by last week’s security incident in Burkina Faso, West Africa hadn’t changed.
Montreal-based mining company Semafo has suspended operations at the Bongou mine in Burkina Faso out of respect to the victims and others impacted.
Ausdrill subsidiary, African Mining Services (AMS), has been selected as the preferred open-pit mining contractor at West African Resources’ Sanbrado gold project in Burkina Faso, West Africa.
Gold explorer West African Resources is ready to start development of the Sanbrado gold project in Burkina Faso, West Africa after securing $US200 million ($275 million) in funding.
West African Resources has awarded an underground mining contract to Byrnecut at its Sanbrado gold project in Burkina Faso, West Africa.
The African Underground Mining Services (AUMS) joint venture between Ausdrill and Barminco has secured a mining services contract with Canadian-based miner SEMAFO at the Siou gold operation in Burkina Faso, West Africa.
Perth company West African Resources has secured a major milestone for its Sanbrado gold project (formerly Tanlouka gold project) in Burkina Faso after receiving firm commitments from investors to raise $35 million in project funds.
Explorer Vital Metals has signed a binding term sheet to sell its Queensland-based Watershed tungsten project to Tungsten Mining for $15 million in cash.
Vital Metals has raised $5 million through a share placement to aggressively expand gold exploration activities at three sites in Burkina Faso, West Africa.
Australian miner West African Resources has uncovered an ultra-high grade mineralisation at its M1 South Prospect in Burkina Faso.
Gryphon Minerals is leading a new wave of Australian investment in West Africa, writes Andrew Duffy.