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Anglo American shareholders revolt over executive pay

Growing shareholder opposition to remuneration packages in the sector are a sign of the times – Investec.

Randgold signs venture with billionaire Gertler’s Congo mine

Randgold can earn a minimum 51% stake in the project by funding and conducting exploration.

Sinosteel cedes half its chrome claims in Zimbabwe to state

Complying with Harare’s demands to chrome producers to give up some of their claims

Mugabe pauses on indigenous control of mining firms

In a bid to encourage investment.

A transformational year for Caledonia mining

Share price to be supported in the short and long-term.

AngloGold says illegal miners control richest deposits at Obuasi

Miner may consider its options as an investor if the illegal takeover continues.

World’s once-biggest gem field idle as $13bn said stolen

President Robert Mugabe says illicit trade in diamonds has cost the economy.

Africa gold producers wary despite price rebound

After four tough years producers in Africa are still too wary to call the bad times over.

De Beers delivers first gems at Jwaneng

The $2.2 billion plan will eventually access an estimated 110 million carats.

Basil Read gets back into heavy construction shape

Steps taken to limit claims, improve relationships.

Glencore to invest $1.1bn in Zambia, kwacha gains

New technology will extend mine life by over 25 years.

Mali’s Morila gold mine to close in 2019

Reserves were larger than initially thought.

Gold Fields reaches tax agreement with government of Ghana

For the Tarkwa and Damang mines.

Petra’s pink diamond goes for $15m

Company retains an interest in the uplift after polishing.

Lithium-ion batteries can power African growth

Expert says Africa leads in raw material production and lithium-ion battery consumption.

Integrating African power grids

Could boost investor confidence in the continent and promote industrialisation.

Gem Diamonds: A sparkling performance

‘The company is in great shape’ – Clifford Elphick.

Two dead, five missing after wall collapse at Glencore mine in Congo

Rescue operations underway following landslide.

Botswana mines plan more job cuts as global commodity slump hits

Copper miner BCL set to shed up to a third of its workforce.