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6 Feb 2022

Akobo in Ethiopia is WhyAfrica’s Pick of the Week

Akobo in Ethiopia is WhyAfrica’s Pick of the Week Come rain or shine Norwegian based gold exploration company Akobo Minerals is pushing ahead with the development of its Segele and […]
4 Feb 2022

Can mines afford hybrid power solutions?

Can mines afford hybrid power solutions? Hybrid power solutions at mining operations have increased in popularity across Africa. But how do remote mines integrate renewable energy to create their own […]
3 Feb 2022

NamPower and solar central to Namibia’s mining future

NamPower and solar central to Namibia’s mining future At a time when renewables, ESG reporting, climate change and water supply dominate mining discussions, it is interesting to try and find […]
31 Jan 2022

WhyAfrica hits the road in June and July

WhyAfrica hits the road in June and July This year WhyAfrica returns to doing what it does best. We are getting our boots dirty with on-the ground, in-depth, grassroots reporting […]
31 Jan 2022

African mining CEOs on the transition to renewable energy for mines

African mining CEOs on the transition to renewable energy for mines Transitioning to low-carbon and an increased focus on ESG (Environmental, Social & Governance) is a global trend and the […]
31 Jan 2022

Walkabout forges ahead in Tanzania despite shipping delays

Walkabout forges ahead in Tanzania despite shipping delays   While global shipping delays have slowed down progress at Australian company Walkabout Resources’ Lindi Jumbo Graphite Project in Tanzania, fewer rainy […]
30 Jan 2022

Séguéla in Côte d’Ivoire is WhyAfrica’s Pick Of The Week

Séguéla in Côte d’Ivoire is WhyAfrica’s Pick Of The Week Significant upside and compelling economics at Canadian based Fortuna Silver’s Séguéla gold project in Côte d’Ivoire makes the project WhyAfrica’s […]
27 Jan 2022

Promising results elevate Namibia as uranium top dog

Promising results elevate Namibia as uranium top dog        It is early days yet but Australian listed Elevate Uranium’s results from the resource definition drilling program at their Koppies project […]
25 Jan 2022

SA emerging miners support local manufacturers

SA emerging miners support local manufacturers An emerging mining company in South Africa has given local Original Equipment Manufacturer Bell Equipment the green light by investing in 12 Bell B45E […]
24 Jan 2022

Why is Africa the next renewables powerhouse?

Why is Africa the next renewables powerhouse? WhyAfrica is one of the media partners at this year’s African Energy Indaba, which will be held in Cape Town from 1 to […]
22 Jan 2022

Barrick’s Kibali leads mining into a new space

Barrick’s Kibali leads mining into a new space Mining has moved to a place where it has not been before. It has entered the world of conservation, sustainability, and development, […]
21 Jan 2022

UK investors poised to pour billions into Africa’s green economy

UK investors poised to pour billions into Africa’s green economy    Financing institutions in the UK are looking to invest billions of pounds into the development of Africa’s clean infrastructure […]
20 Jan 2022

Shalina seals DRC cobalt/copper deal

Shalina seals DRC cobalt/copper deal A deal signed between DRC cobalt and copper producer Shalina Resources/Chemaf and commodity trader Trafigura will facilitate new supply of high-grade cobalt hydroxide and copper […]
18 Jan 2022

Africa: key to commodity diversification

Africa: key to commodity diversification Unpredictable geopolitical events in the last two years have shown the need for global commodity diversification. Decreasing the total dependency on historic dominant supply countries, […]
16 Jan 2022

Kabanga Nickel in Tanzania is WhyAfrica’s Pick Of The Week

Kabanga Nickel in Tanzania is WhyAfrica’s Pick Of The Week With Tanzania fast becoming the darling of East Africa again, and with nickel on a high, Kabanga in Tanzania is […]
12 Jan 2022

SA communities win big in Kumba deal

SA communities win big in Kumba deal South African mining giant Kumba Iron Ore has awarded mining contracts worth more than R1.6-billion to black owned and community-based joint ventures to […]
11 Jan 2022

The world is hooked on coal

The world is hooked on coal The world just can’t shake its coal addiction, even after being in rehab over the last two years. The amount of electricity generated worldwide […]
11 Jan 2022

Gold mine soldiers on as Ethiopia turns the corner

Gold mine soldiers on as Ethiopia turns the corner   London listed KEFI Gold and Copper (previously KEFI Minerals) will launch its flagship Tulu Kapi gold mine early in 2022 […]