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...

Health hazard: Kanyika water highly contaminated with uranium

Selina Nyirongo balances a pail of water on her head, a daily chore for most women around Kanyika area, Traditional Authority (T/A) Mabilabo...

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...
CEO John Borshoff Paladin Energy. Australian uranium miner Paladin Energy

Uranium miner Paladin Energy says Malawi drying and packaging plant off-line

PERTH (miningweekly.com) – Uranium miner Paladin Energy on Monday reported that the drying and packaging plant at the Kayelekera uranium operation, in Malawi,...

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 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...

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...

Government extends Mkango’s exploration licence

Capital Hill has extended the Exclusive Exploration Licence (EPL) for Mkango Resources Limited, the company searching for rare earth metals at Songwe Hill in...

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 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...

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...

Malawi launches minerals and mining policy

Government  officials s are assuring Malawians that they will start reaping the fruits from the mining sector soon after the launch of the policy...

Gold in Neno? Laugh now

Experts at the US $1 billion Nacala Railway Corridor project which will pass through Neno, Mwanza and Balaka have laughed off suggestions that they...

Malawi’s Kayelekera uranium mine output jumps to 21%

Kayelekera Mine (KM) output jumped 20.9 percent in the quarter ending December 2012, Paladin Energy Limited, owners of the mine in Karonga, said in...

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...

GLOBE AND MINING COMPANY PLANS ON DRILLING DIAMOND IN LL

Globe Metals and Mining, a company that is exploring niobium mining at Kanyika in Mzimba, is planning a diamond drilling programme at Chimutu in...

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...