Deepening Democracy through Access to Information


Institute for Security Studies logo

Foreign criminals go for gold in Nigeria

By: ISS, Institute for Security Studies      8th January 2024 Nigeria’s mining sector is diverse in mineral resources that make a significant contribution to the nation’s gross domestic product. The country is... 

Institute for Security Studies logo

Positive outlook for Morocco’s development prospects

By: ISS, Institute for Security Studies      8th January 2024 North Africa and the Sahel have generally been in the news for all the wrong reasons. Coups last year rocked Mali, Niger, Chad and Burkina Faso,... 

Guyana, where AngloGold intends joining gold search.

AngloGold taking steps to join gold search in South America’s Guyana 

By: Martin Creamer     19th December 2023 Gold mining company AngloGold Ashanti is taking steps to become part of a search for gold in Guyana, a country on South America’s North Atlantic... 

More Topic
Macroeconomic and developmental impacts of selected Basic Income Grant for SA

Macroeconomic and developmental impacts of selected Basic Income Grant for SA

13th December 2023 IN A highly unequal society like South Africa, with half the population or close to 30-million people living in poverty, a Basic Income Grant (BIG)... 

The Conversation

African countries lost control to foreign mining companies – the 3 steps that allowed this to happen

By: Creamer Media Reporter      6th December 2023 Within a few years of independence, African governments asserted sovereignty over their metal and mineral resources. Prior to this, the resources... 

Mining's net fixed capital formation, shown in blue, must be boosted.

Greenfield investment lagging badly, mining’s contribution to economy halved 

By: Martin Creamer     1st December 2023 The growth of investment in fresh new greenfield mining projects is lagging badly and the contribution of the South African mining industry to the... 

Overberg mining poses grave risk to people and the environment

30th November 2023 I have noted with the greatest concern news of an application by a mining company, Cienth (Pty) Ltd, for prospecting/exploration rights on over... 

Platinum Group Metals CEO Frank Hallam

New platinum group metals demand may be on way in energy generation and storage 

By: Martin Creamer     22nd November 2023 New demand for platinum group metals (PGMs) may be created in the energy generation and storage field, Toronto- and New York-listed Platinum Group... 

1 2
4 5 6 7 8 9

About is a product of Creamer Media.

Other Creamer Media Products include:
Engineering News
Mining Weekly
Research Channel Africa

Read more


We offer a variety of subscriptions to our Magazine, Website, PDF Reports and our photo library.

Subscriptions are available via the Creamer Media Store.

View store


Advertising on is an effective way to build and consolidate a company's profile among clients and prospective clients. Email

View options
Free daily email newsletter Register Now