African mining news Advertisement Large Diamonds continue to be discovered at Lulo Diamond project, Angola Monday, 21 August 2017 09:38 Latest large diamond recoveries at Lulo include 83 carat and 68 carat Type IIa gems. First Quantum Minerals gives update on Zambian operations Monday, 21 August 2017 08:34 Zambian projects encounter cut in power supply, First Quantum Minerals has announced. Mauritanian government approves Algold Resource Ltd's Mining licence Friday, 18 August 2017 15:56 Licence approved by Mauritanian Government for Algold Resources Ltd. Savannah Resources plc to construct pilot plant for Mutamba project Friday, 18 August 2017 09:57 To meet demand, Savannah will begin construction immediately, with an aim to finish by the end of 2017. Stellar Diamonds sign extension of the exclusivity period on the sale of Guinean assets Thursday, 17 August 2017 10:47 Stellar Diamonds plc has extended their exclusivity period for the Guinean assets. East Africa Metals Inc. reveals results of diamond drill hole program in Ethiopia Wednesday, 16 August 2017 15:47 East Africa Metals Inc. has released first of three reports into the Mato Bula Deposits. Wenco Management improves gold mines in Burkina Faso Wednesday, 16 August 2017 12:15 Wenco Mine management utilises strategy to improve Nordgold Mines in Burkina Faso Oman Mining Strategy to be formulated by UK-based consortium Wednesday, 16 August 2017 10:15 Omani Mining Strategy hopes to develop the nation’s sector, opening it to the global market.