Extracting poverty in mines worth billions in Malawi

A 2012 Malawi National Export Strategy details that Malawi produced minerals worth K21.9 billion in 2010 and K23.7 billion in 2011. Not only does...

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...

Australian firm invests in mining

An Australian company has applied for a coal-mining licence and further plans to invest in thermal power generating plants. Mining minister John Bande confirmed that...

Malawi gold exploration project producing ‘encouraging results’

Africa-focused mining group South East African Mining says its gold exploration project in northern Malawi is producing encouraging results. The company’s operations director, Mike Yeomans,...

AIRBONE GEO-MAPPING SURVEY RESULTS FOR THE COUNTRY EXPECTED EARLY NEXT YEAR

Findings of the ongoing Airborne Geo-mapping survey are expected early next year, as the data collected has been sent abroad for interpretation. South African based...

Malawi Launches $20 Million Exploration Project for Rare Earth Metals

Malawi has kick-started a $20 million project in exploration of gas and rare earth metals in its two southern districts of Nsanje and Chikwawa.Vice...

Malawi grants UK firm 
pyrite exploration licence

UK mineral exploration and development group Lisungwe Mineral Resources has ?acquired a licence entitling it to explore for pyrite at Madisi, in central...

Globe Metals speaks on global demand for niobium

Globe Metals and Mining has said the global market has plenty of room to accommodate the miner’s 3 000 tonnes of niobium output...

Kayelekera uranium deal not negotiable -Paladin

Paladin Energy Limited has warned the government against tampering with the Kayelekera uranium mining deal by way of renegotiation, saying that could not...

No Kayelekera monitoring meetings for two years

A committee consisting of government officials and Paladin Africa Limited which is supposed to be monitoring the activities of Kayerekera Uranium Mining has not...

Protests won’t affect Paladin in Malawi

Paladin Energy says its Kayelekera Mine operations in Malawi are not expected to be affected by planned protests over the company's sourcing of...

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...

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...

Paladin waiting for price rebound to reopen Malawi uranium mine

Uranium miner Paladin Energy would spend some A$16-million a year on its Kayelekera mine, in Malawi, to ensure that the operation was ready to...

Mkango Resources intersects near surface rare earths at Songwe project

Malawi focused rare-earth explorer Mkango Resources (CVE:MKA) told investors that it has intersected near surface zones of rare earth mineralisation at its Songwe...

IRAN URANIUM DRILL, 50 MILLION FOR MINES

(AGI) Blantyre - Iran has invested $ 50 million in the mining industry in Malawi in the aftermath of the stop dictated by...

Paladin’s Kayerekera uranium mine output up with 15%

Production at Kayelekera Uranium Mine (KUM) in Karonga jumped 15 percent in the quarter ending March 2012 over the previous quarter, according to...

Mining operations to contribute 
$500m a year to Malawi fiscus

Malawi expects to earn over $500-million a year from four recently 
launched and planned mining projects, the country’s Geological Surveys Department (GSD) says. The projects...