27 Jun 2020

Why Africa?

Africa, like the rest of the world, will be hard hit by the after- effects of Covid-19. However, in the long-term, many countries in Africa will provide great opportunities for […]
27 Jun 2020

Why mines should go batty

This article was published in June 2019 in African Mining published by Interact Media Defined Research work on bats at a mining site in the Limpopo Province of South Africa, […]
27 Jun 2020

Africa’s interest in nuclear energy continues growing

Africa has seen a growing interest in the development of civil nuclear programmes across the continent, writes Ryan Collyer, acting CEO Rosatom Central and Southern Africa. Compared to renewable sources […]
25 Jun 2020

Namibia: the lure of pegmatites

Namibia is a top-class mining destination. In this article Leon Louw shares some of his first-hand experiences of this country. Leon undertook an extensive road trip to Namibia last year and […]
25 Jun 2020

Keep knocking on the African door

South African suppliers of yellow metal should not be blind to opportunities in the rest of Africa, writes Leon Louw. Plant and equipment owners, more than any other suppliers, are […]
23 Jun 2020

Building an investment case for West Africa

The article was first published in African Mining for Interact Media defined The West African region has become a Mecca for mining and exploration companies in Africa, but it is […]
27 Apr 2020

Sierra Leone conducts geophysical survey to attract mining investors

A first of its kind geophysical survey conducted in Sierra Leone could change the fortunes in a country first ravaged by civil war and then by the Ebola virus, writes […]
25 Apr 2020

Bisie: A smooth operator in the time of Corona

*This article originally appeared on www.coreconsultantsgroup.com TSX listed Alphamin Resources has introduced several measures to increase volumes at its Bisie tin mine in the DRC at a time when most tin operations […]
12 Mar 2020

Covid-19 highlights need for community-based student housing in Africa

A South African based company reflects on how Covid-19 will affect the student accommodation in Africa in the future South African university students are returning to campus in a strictly […]
27 Feb 2020

Troubled South African companies should look at African countries for growth.

It’s time South African companies start looking to the rest of Africa for growth, writes Leon Louw Covid-19, a constrained economy and dearth of major infrastructure projects has taken its […]
27 Feb 2020

Despite Magufuli’s purge, Tanzania is a top-notch country

Tanzania offers many opportunities despite negative perceptions, writes Leon Louw, who visited the country late last year. The article was first published in African Mining copyright Interact Media Defined. Bad […]