6 days ago 0183 32 Two Congolese workers for Canadian gold miner Banro kidnapped last month in eastern DR Congo have been freed but a South African and Zimbabwean remain captive, the army said on Tuesday The four ....

In the Eastern provinces of the Democratic Republic of the Congo where most of the Congolese gold is mined , artisanal and small-scale ASM gold mining contributes to the livelihood of about 200,000 miners and their famili This type of mining however, has a significant environmental and social impact...

Gold production is both industrial and artisanal, the Kibali Gold mine being one of the largest projects Diamond, coltan and casserite are primarily artisanally-mined, especially in the Eastern regions of the territory, with ASM accounting for approximately 89 of national diamond production , This EITI Report covers Democratic Republic of ....

Jan 29, 2013 0183 32 There is no refuge from the blistering heat at this artisanal gold mine in the Democratic Republic of Congo DRC Any trees that might have provided shade have been consumed by the mine, which covers an area the size of five or six football fields...

Africa Gold mining in DRC, from the ore to the bar For the people in the eastern DRC, small-scale gold mining is a key source of income The workers risk their lives digging for the ore, which ....

Dec 27, 2017 0183 32 Many of the local traders are pre-financed by bigger traders living in the provincial capital, Bukavu Around once a week, they travel the bumpy and mountainous journey by bus to sell their gold in the city and then return to the mine site Bukavu, South Kivu Province, Democratic Republic of Congo, July 22nd, 2017 Fr...

Nov 03, 2015 0183 32 Canadian mining company Banro has encountered challenges at its industrial gold mine in the Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, with locals complaining of displacement and a ,...

6 days ago 0183 32 New York and Toronto-listed Banro s two gold mines in the DRC s east have been troubled by illegal miners and armed groups operating in the region , Banro operates two gold mines in the east ,...

Oct 16, 2012 0183 32 Traders in Rwanda profiting from tin, tungsten and tantalum smuggled across the border from mines in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo are helping fund a ,...

The Eastern DRC is a rich source of tantalum, tin, and tungsten the 3Ts , as well as gold, and these minerals have helped to fund the continued fighting in the region for years In the context of this report, conflict minerals are those that result in profits for any of the various armed groups in the Eastern DRC ,...

The Kibali gold mine is situated 560km north-east of Kisangani in the Orientale province, Democratic Republic of Congo DRC Developed in an area of 1,836kmĀ² on the Moto goldfields, the site is one of the largest gold mines of Africa The open pit and underground integrated mining at Kibali was commissioned in September 2013 and the mine has a life of 18 years...

Africa Democratic Republic of Congo army general profits from illegally mining conflict gold As gold continues to fuel the conflict in the Democratic Republic of Congo, a UN report says Major ....

Feb 15, 2016 0183 32 Video by MISEREOR This video filmed at the Fungamwaka mine in the DRC reveals the working conditions of artisanal miners who extract the minerals that enter many daily life products such as ....

GOMA, DRC - Militiamen in eastern Congo attacked trucks belonging to Banro Corp s Namoya gold mine, killing two people and kidnapping four others, the army said Saturday, in at least the third ....

A Congolese mineral trader holds a piece of paper containing nuggets of gold in a mud hut at Numbi in eastern DRC, July 24, 2010 , only one gold mine in South Kivu was declared green, and ....

Apr 15, 2019 0183 32 In eastern DRC women are leading a revolution that is helping not only to change the image of this central African country, but also that of the artisanal mining sector AMS that provides ....

An armed attack on the Twanziga gold mine in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo DRC Tuesday has resulted in four casualti Among the dead are three policemen that were guarding the mine and ....

Nov 26, 2015 0183 32 The Democratic Republic of Congo DRC is and has been an important gold producer in Africa The country has been producing large amounts of gold for the past few decades and is known worldwide for its gold However, due to political instability the gold industry in the country is far from being fully developed Investors ,...

Top mining countries in Africa The mining countries in Africa are blanketed with vast quantities of untapped mineral wealth The continent has been ranked by the US Geological Society as having immense reserves of all manner of minerals including diamonds, platinum, bauxite, manganese, gold and cobalt among others...

have proven at Giro, that we know how to explore and discover gold deposits in this part of the DRC The acquisition of this package would see Amani as one of the major gold tenement holders in DRC in a proven gold producing region nearby to the 600,000oz per annum gold mine at Kibali We have our teams ready to start sampling and mapping at Gada...

Jul 03, 2017 0183 32 Fighting between the Congolese army and a local militia in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo has forced Banro Corp s Namoya gold mine to ,...

A South African and a Zimbabwean working for Canadian gold mining firm Banro have been kidnapped in DR Congo s restive east According to a regional army spokesman, Captain Dieudonne Kasereka, the incident occurred on Friday morning in the province of South Kivu which borders the neighbouring countries of Rwanda and Burundi The Banro officials were ambushed by armed bandits on Friday at ,...

Sep 02, 2011 0183 32 Rape victims in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo are being forced to work in conditions of slavery in mines producing the gold, coltan and tin ,...

Apr 07, 2017 0183 32 Unmined gold in the Democratic republic of Congo and Uganda Are you looking for unmined gold mines? DR CONGO GOLD LTD is having gold mines for sale in areas of the democratic republic of Congo and Uganda All these gold mines are still virgin mines only waiting for potential investors to mine the gold...

Aug 30, 2017 0183 32 The past year has been challenging for the Canadian mining corporation Banro The company holds four gold mining concessions in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo DRC,...

Jul 30, 2019 0183 32 The various types of mining in eastern DRC have different impacts on conflict, meaning companies and policy-makers need to understand local contexts better , Congo because it has high rebel activity, high levels of conflict and is well-known for its mineral deposits, mainly gold ,...

Nov 04, 2015 0183 32 Canadian mining company Banro has encountered challenges at its industrial gold mine in the Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, with locals complaining of displacement and a lack of jobs for ....