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...

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...

World Bank to support Malawi’s emerging mining sector

The World Bank Board of Directors has approved a $25million credit to support the Malawi Government improve management and governance of its nascent...

Globe metals finds high grade minerals at Kanyika

Globe Metals and Mining an Austrarian company working on Kanyika Niobium Project have said their results show a 50 percent of wide zones...

Paladin fails to compensate incapacitated worker#Malawi

A former employee of Kayelekera Uranium Mine in Karonga says he sees no hope in his fight to be compensated after getting involved in...

NGOs to audit Paladin CSR

SOME civil society organisations have said they will conduct an audit of what Paladin Africa Limited (PAL), miners of uranium at Kayelekera in Karonga,...

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...

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...

Lynas Corporation Limited assessing Malawi High Court decision on Kangankunde Rare...

Lynas Corporation Limited (“Lynas”) (ASX:LYC, OTC:LYSDY) is currently assessing a recent decision of the Malawi High Court that may affect its proposed Kangankunde...

Black-outs worry mining companies

Mine Owners in Blantyre have cried foul over frequent power interruption which they say is   compromising production and in turn resulting in losses. The mine...

Court stops Springstone Limited from rare earth exploration

The High Court in Blantyre has granted an injunction to some concerned citizens, stopping a mining company, Springstone Limited, and Mulanje Mountain Conservation Trust...

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...

Unfair mining agreements depriving Africa of enough earnings from gold revenues...

Africa is not cashing in enough from its large gold resources, despite the spiralling price of the metal over recent years, a working...

Paladin reports lower output from Namibia and Malawi mines

Uranium-miner Paladin Energy on Tuesday reported lower quarterly production as output at its mines in Namibia and Malawi dipped. Paladin produced 1,36-million pounds of uranium...

Malawi has largest rare earth stocks – Cassim Chilumpha

Government says Malawi has Africa's largest reserves of rare earth with discoveries of over 30 million tonnes of the minerals and a mining...

Sovereign Metals announces Duwi Trend in Malawi as one of the...

Last week, Sovereign Metals announced mineral estimates at its Duwi Trend in the Central Malawi Graphite Project in Lilongwe District. The project has one of the largest, high-grade, flake graphite deposits in...

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...

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...