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  • Burkina Faso: Gold miners hope they can live with new regime
    Burkina Faso: Gold miners hope they can live with new regime

    21 hours ago Workers at Endeavour Mining s Hound mine in, Burkina Faso February 11, 2020. Reuters/Anne Mimault Initial reaction from gold miners in Burkina Faso suggests that this week’s coup may not harm their operations

  • Miners monitoring situation in Burkina Faso
    Miners monitoring situation in Burkina Faso

    Jan 25, 2022 West African confirms Sanbrado gold operation is cash generation powerhouse. Mine in Burkina Faso has delivered on high expectations Gold and Silver News 24 JAN 2022. Research Reports. Read the 2021 Global Finance Report by Mining Journal Intelligence

  • Overview on Mining Law in Burkina Faso and Current Trends
    Overview on Mining Law in Burkina Faso and Current Trends

    Jun 02, 1991 Burkina Faso is rich in natural resources and is emerging as one of the most attractive mining destinations in Africa especially for gold exploration and exploitation. Burkina Faso is ranked by Fraser Institute the third most attractive in Africa for mining with only Botswana and Ghana ahead of Burkina Faso [1]

  • Growth in Burkina Faso gold mining fuels human trafficking
    Growth in Burkina Faso gold mining fuels human trafficking

    Apr 30, 2021 Burkina Faso is one of several countries mentioned in the legislation as being high-risk, and therefore requiring extra oversight. The new law says gold mining has been a source of conflict in the region since the late 2000s, usually between local communities, artisanal miners, the state and private security forces

  • IAMGOLD Corporation - IAMGOLD'S Essakane Mine
    IAMGOLD Corporation - IAMGOLD'S Essakane Mine

    Jan 25, 2022 Toronto, Ontario-(Newsfile Corp. - January 25, 2022) - IAMGOLD Corporation (NYSE: IAG) (TSX: IMG) ( IAMGOLD or the Company ) announces that the Company is closely monitoring and assessing the evolving political situation in Burkina Faso. The Essakane mine, which is located approximately 330 kilometres northeast of the country's capital

  • Sanbrado Burkina Faso, West Africa - Byrnecut
    Sanbrado Burkina Faso, West Africa - Byrnecut

    Byrnecut was awarded the five-year underground mining contract with West African Resources (WAF) in December 2018 at the Sanbrado Gold Project in Burkina Faso, west Africa. The flagship site is located approximately 90km east-southeast of the capital Ouagadougou, and approximately 20km south of the regional centre of Mogtedo

  • BURKINA FASO : In the face of terrorism, gold fraud fight
    BURKINA FASO : In the face of terrorism, gold fraud fight

    Dec 22, 2021 The BNAF, which is dependent on the Ministry of Mines and Energy, is one of the key structures in Burkina Faso's fight against terrorism. However, while the body has been in existence for about ten years, it has so far not been very effective in this battle (AI, 15/07/20). Islamic militant groups are often financed via mining fraud

  • Find Metal Ore Mining Companies in Burkina Faso - Dun
    Find Metal Ore Mining Companies in Burkina Faso - Dun

    Find detailed information on Metal Ore Mining companies in Burkina Faso, including financial statements, sales and marketing contacts, top competitors, and firmographic insights. Dun & Bradstreet gathers Metal Ore Mining business information from trusted sources to help you understand company performance, growth potential, and competitive

  • Australian miner plunges most since 2014 after Burkina
    Australian miner plunges most since 2014 after Burkina

    1 day ago The Sanbrado Gold Project is located approximately 90km east-southeast of Ouagadougou, the capital of Burkina Faso. (Image courtesy of West African Resources

  • Fortuna Silver says Burkina Faso mine unaffected by
    Fortuna Silver says Burkina Faso mine unaffected by

    2 days ago Fortuna Silver Mines (FSM-7.4%) sinks alongside reports of Burkina Faso's president being detained by the military, but the company says its Yaramoko gold mine operations in the country are

  • Burkina Faso: the problem of gold smuggling – WCO
    Burkina Faso: the problem of gold smuggling – WCO

    The overwhelming majority of the gold mined in Burkina Faso is exported. In 2017, 41.4 of the 46 tonnes of gold produced was sent abroad (estimates by the General Directorate of Mining). According to official data, 45.582 tonnes of gold – or in other words 99.09% of the country’s total production – was extracted by the 12 industrial mines

  • Burkina Faso: Gold miners hope they can live with
    Burkina Faso: Gold miners hope they can live with

    21 hours ago Workers at Endeavour Mining s Hound mine in, Burkina Faso February 11, 2020. Reuters/Anne Mimault Initial reaction from gold miners in Burkina Faso suggests that this week’s coup may not harm their operations. The new regime “will want to be seen as business friendly,” Red Rock Resources chairman and CEO Andrew Bell tells The Africa Report

  • Gold Mining in Burkina Faso Becomes Increasingly
    Gold Mining in Burkina Faso Becomes Increasingly

    Nov 09, 2021 Burkina Faso is the fastest growing producer of gold in Africa. While informal mining is estimated to employ and indirectly support about 3 million people, large-scale commercial mining by foreign

  • GOLD TERRORIST FUNDING IN BURKINA FASO
    GOLD TERRORIST FUNDING IN BURKINA FASO

    Aug 31, 2021 Gold mines in Burkina Faso have become targets for militant and jihadist groups [1] Burkina Faso is the fourth-largest producer of gold in Africa, producing a combined total of approximately 93.4 tons of gold in 2020. [2] Currently worth approximately $4.9 billion USD, gold produced in Burkina Faso every year makes mining a highly lucrative market, which has

  • Insecurity Threatens Gold Mining in Burkina Faso
    Insecurity Threatens Gold Mining in Burkina Faso

    Nov 11, 2021 Burkina Faso is the fastest growing producer of gold in Africa. While informal mining is estimated to employ and indirectly support about 3 million people, large-scale commercial mining by foreign companies brought in $300 million of revenue for the government in 2018. But as groups linked to Islamic State, al-Qaida and bandits have stepped up attacks

  • Avesoro Burkina Faso
    Avesoro Burkina Faso

    The Youga and Balogo Gold Mines are located in the province of Boulgou in Burkina Faso. Youga is located approximately 180km south east of the capital of Ouagadougou, adjacent to the Ghanaian border. The Youga licence contains Reserves comprised of seven open pit deposits and well as a 1.1Mtpa CIL processing facility

  • Burkina Faso | Extractive Industries Transparency
    Burkina Faso | Extractive Industries Transparency

    Nov 30, 2021 The mining sector in Burkina Faso is considered one of the most dynamic in West Africa. The development of the mining sector was made possible through intensified investment, the opening of industrial mines and an evolution of the legal and regulatory framework for the sector. The main resources are gold, zinc, copper, manganese, phosphate

  • Gold mining in Burkina Faso becomes increasingly dangerous
    Gold mining in Burkina Faso becomes increasingly dangerous

    Nov 10, 2021 Burkina Faso is the fastest growing producer of gold in Africa. While informal mining is estimated to employ and indirectly support about 3 million people, large-scale commercial mining by foreign companies brought in $300

  • BURKINA FASO’s MINING SECTOR - AFSIC
    BURKINA FASO’s MINING SECTOR - AFSIC

    BURKINA FASO’S GEOLOGY&MINES The Taparko/Bouroum gold mine: with an initial eight hundred and forty five thousand ounces (1 130 000 0z) reserves, Taparko open pit gold mine was launched in late 2007 by ‘’Soci t des Mines de Taparko’’ (at that time, owned at 90% and operated by Canada - based High river gold mines)

  • Solhan, Burkina Faso: How children were used in a 48-hour
    Solhan, Burkina Faso: How children were used in a 48-hour

    Dec 21, 2021 Bachir Ismael Ou draogo, Burkina Faso's minister of energy and mines, told CNN the country lost 20 tons of gold through informal mining and exports every year, worth roughly $1 billion on the

  • In the Sahel and Burkina Faso, Mining Fuels Insecurity
    In the Sahel and Burkina Faso, Mining Fuels Insecurity

    Jan 12, 2022 A miner at a gold mine in Bouda, Burkina Faso, Feb. 23, 2020 (AP photo by Sam Mednick). Formalizing West Africa’s Mining Sector Could Pay Security Dividends Jessica Moody Wednesday, Jan. 12, 2022

  • West African Resources buys stakes in two Burkina Faso
    West African Resources buys stakes in two Burkina Faso

    Dec 02, 2021 Gold mining company West African Resources has acquired stakes in two gold projects in Burkina Faso from B2Gold. The firm has acquired a 90% interest in the Kiaka gold project from B2Gold and its partner GAMS-Mining, as well as a

  • Soldiers seize power in Burkina Faso, drawing
    Soldiers seize power in Burkina Faso, drawing

    1 day ago Soldiers in Burkina Faso said they removed President Roch Marc Christian Kabore from power in the gold-producing West African nation, a putsch that drew condemnation from the United Nations and

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