Government issues 100 exploration licences

Ministry of Mining says so far it has issued out almost 100 exclusive prospecting licences for mineral exploration in the country. Government has earmarked mining...

One killed, another injured in an accident at Kaziwiziwi Coal Mine...

A coal miner was killed on the spot while another was injured when a hanging rock fell on them at Kaziwiziwi Coal Mine...

Ministry of Mines will investigate claims that gold deposits are being...

The Ministry of Mines will investigate claims that gold deposits are being exposed in Mwanza where the Brazilian company, Vale Logistics, is carrying out...

Community threatens to block road to Paladin’s Kayelekela uranium mine

Despite mounting condemnation from organisations claiming legitimate representation of the business community in Karonga, some individuals say they are set to block the road...

Malawi’s Duwi project is world’s richest in high grade graphite, other...

After extensive drilling and exploration of the Duwi project in Malawi prospective owners,   Sovereign Metals Limited, have affirmed the mineral project as one of...

SA equipment firm in Malawi coal-mine deal

South African supplier of engineering equipment Barloworld has entered into a contract with Malawian coal firm Mchenga Coal Mines to supply econcrete pipe...

Globe Metals & Mining’s Niobium and Graphite activities progress in Malawi

Kanyika Niobium Project in Mzimba and Chiziro Graphite Project in northeast of Lilongwe are progressing according to Globe Metals & Mining‘s recent announcements. These projects are two of the...

Malawi open for investment in mining – Minister

The government of Malawi was looking to reposition the country from an agricultural hub to an emerging mining economy, Natural Resources Minister Grain Malunga...

Paladin in hospital construction controversy

Controversy continues to dog implementation of the Kayelekera Mine Development Agreement (DA) between government and Paladin Africa Limited over a construction of a health...

Malawi govt to protect Paladin Africa on corporate social responsibility

Government has said it will protect Paladin Africa, the mining company of Kayerekera Uranium Mine, from further attacks from critics saying the miner is...

Paladin has MK3.9bn environmental bond for Malawi uranium mine

Australian Miner Paladin Energy Limited, operators of the Kayerekera Uranium Mine in Karonga district have a US$10 million Environmental Performance Bond with two commercial...

Malawi Congress Party President, Lazarus Chakwera, is unhappy with Malawi’s mining...

In 9 months, Malawi will give birth to its next president. In the upcoming May 2014 tripartite elections, Malawians will go to the polls...

Ex Miners want to meet JB over pension, benefits

About 10,000 Malawian miners who worked in South Africa want President Mrs. Joyce Banda to intervene in their quest to be paid their pension...

Kayelekera to lay off 300

Once a beacon of hope in the mining sector in Malawi, now it is approaching its ruins. Reports from the Kayelekera uranium mine in Karonga...

PALADIN ENERGY LTD ACCUSED OF CONTAMINATING LAKE MALAWI

Paladin Energy, an Australian mining company, has been accused of discharging uranium-contaminated sludge into Lake Malawi, which supports 1.7 million people in three countries...

EU cautions Malawi on mining

The European Union (EU) has advised Malawi that sound governance, regulations and appropriate taxation measures are key if the country is to avoid turning...

Joyce Banda Must Continue to Pray as Low Uranium Prices Hit...

In January, at the launch of the Government of Malawi, World Bank and European Union Malawi Mining Growth and Governance Support Project, Malawi’s president...

Gold miners with lung disease start UK legal action

London law firm Leigh Day & Co has begun proceedings in the London High Court against Anglo American South Africa Ltd (AASA); a...