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Renergen publishes prospectus for proposed ASX listing

By: Creamer Media Reporter      Updated 4 hours ago AltX-listed alternative and renewable energy business Renergen has, ahead of its planned listing on the ASX in May, announced a further increase in reserves at its subsidiary Tetra4’s Virginia project, in South Africa’s Free State province. The company, which on Wednesday published its prospectus... 

Red Rock raises cash to advance DRC exploration

By: Creamer Media Reporter      Updated 7 hours ago Aim-listed Red Rock Resources has raised £323 750 through the placing of 63.48-million new ordinary shares at 0.51p. "The placing ensures the company can manage its cash flow prudently while driving an increased tempo of exploration in the [Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC)] as the scale of... 

Alufer shifts focus to expansion of Guinea bauxite mine

By: Creamer Media Reporter      Updated 7 hours ago Independent mineral exploration and development company Alufer Mining has started detailed engineering studies for the proposed expansion of production at its Bel Air bauxite mine, in Guinea, to ten-million tonnes a year. The company on Wednesday said operations were on track to produce the... 

IronRidge granted exploration licence for Côte d'Ivoire gold project

By: Tasneem Bulbulia     23rd April 2019 Aim-listed, Africa-focussed minerals exploration company IronRidge Resources has been granted an exploration licence for the Zaranou gold project, in Côte d'Ivoire. It has also secured an extension to the exclusive due diligence period for the project. 

Red 5 reports a solid March quarter

By: Esmarie Iannucci     23rd April 2019 Junior gold miner Red 5 has reported a steady production quarter in the three months to March, with gold production reaching 24 187 oz, compared with the 26 118 oz produced in the previous quarter. Gold sales for the March quarter declined slightly from 27 149 oz in the previous quarter, to 23... 

Apollo raises A$6m for exploration

By: Esmarie Iannucci     23rd April 2019 ASX-listed Apollo Consolidated is hoping to raise A$6-million through a share placement to accelerate drilling at its Lake Rebecca gold project, in Western Australia. The junior on Tuesday said that it had agreed to place 30-million new fully paid ordinary shares, at a price of 20c each, to... 

Echo updates Yandal BFS

By: Esmarie Iannucci     23rd April 2019 A revised bankable feasibility study into the Yandal gold project, in Western Australia, has estimated that a capital injection of A$42-million would be required to bring the project into production. The BFS is based in the refurbishment of ASX-listed Echo Resources’ Bronzewing processing plant... 

Northern Minerals lines the coffers with another A$15m

By: Esmarie Iannucci     23rd April 2019 Rare earths miner Northern Minerals will undertake a further A$15-million capital raise to repay its R&D financier. The new capital raise comes just a month after Northern Minerals undertook a A$20-million share placement to fund working capital expenditure and exploration. 

Sonangol plans to downsize to focus on core business

By: Reuters     23rd April 2019 Angola's State oil company Sonangol plans to divest 52 joint ventures, reduce staff and focus on its core business, part of an ongoing reorganisation and package of reforms designed to lure back investors, its chairman said on Friday. "We are going to sell, close or put out of our group a lot... 

Cornerstone and Newcrest in definitive Ecuador option agreement

By: Creamer Media Reporter      23rd April 2019 Australian major Newcrest has signed a binding option and farm-in agreement with exploration company Cornerstone Capital Resources over the Caña Brava and Tioloma properties in Ecuador, targeting epithermal gold/silver and porphyry gold/copper deposits. The agreement replaces the heads of... 

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