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Botswana lifts ban on new coal prospecting, Severstal ups stake in Liberia project and other news in the Africa Mining roundup

22nd February 2012 This electronic report includes details on Botswana's decision to lift its ban on new prospecting licences for coal, coal-bed methane and related... 

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By: Bradley Dubbelman     17th February 2012 The African National Congress Youth League (ANCYL) cannot disobey the decision to suspend its leader Julius Malema, ANC secretary general Gwede... 

SADC backs Dlamini Zuma's quest for AU chairmanship 

By: SA News     13th February 2012 The Southern African Development Community (SADC) has once again rallied behind South Africa's Home Affairs Minister Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma to... 

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Creamer Media releases SA Development report  

13th February 2012 This electronic report provides insight into South Africa's development in an economic context and a social context and looks at factors, including... 

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By: Bradley Dubbelman     10th February 2012 South Africa’s multibillion-rand public infrastructure programme, including those projects that will unlock key mineral resources and exports, were... 

Anglo plans new coal mine, Universal outlines midtier ambitions, Vale inks rail deal and other news in the Coal Roundup

By: Creamer Media Reporter      6th February 2012 The December/January edition of the Coal Roundup includes details of Anglo American's new five-million-ton-a-year coal mine, Universal Coal's... 

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By: Bradley Dubbelman     3rd February 2012 Mineral Resources Minister Susan Shabangu calls for sustainable growth and development in the mining sector to “ensure the speedy realisation of... 

Gambia's Jammeh dissolves cabinet – state media

By: Reuters     3rd February 2012 Gambian President Yahya Jammeh has dissolved his entire cabinet two months after securing re-election for a new five-year term, state broadcaster... 

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