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#MiningIndaba2020: “Nigeria’s gold exportation has potential to surpass oil and gas” – Minister Olamilekan Adegbite

Nigeria’s Minister for Mines and Steel Development, Olamilekan Adegbite, says the country will hopefully export gold officially for the first time in history by the end of the year, as the construction of a mine for its gold project in Osun State is ongoing. He spoke to CNBC Africa’s Chris Bishop on the side-lines of the African Mining Indaba in Cape Town.

#MiningIndaba2020: MD of Menar, Vuslat Bayoglu on realising investment opportunities in African mining

On the side-lines of the ongoing African Mining Indaba in Cape Town, South Africa, Managing Director of Menar, Vuslat Bayoglu highlights the importance of sustainable technology in the midst of the climate change crisis faced by Africa. He also spoke briefly on optimising growth and investment in the digitised mining economy and the key to success in monetising companies to develop an eye for identifying promising opportunities in the mining sector and converting them into profitably businesses. He spoke to CNBC Africa’s Chris Bishop for more.

#MiningIndaba2020: Barak Fund Management on how to fix funding problems for junior miners

CNBC Africa's Chris Bishop spoke with Jean Craven, CEO Barak Fund Management on how to resolve the funding challenges faced by junior miners.

#MiningIndaba2020: New Transnet CEO vows to clean up the state-owned entity, opens up on former boss Brian Molefe

New Transnet CEO, Portia Derby outlines her plans for the state-owned entity with CNBC Africa's Chris Bishop at Mining Indaba Cape Town.

How this African company plans to take advantage of the world’s rush for battery metals

The world rush for battery metals is expected to see the world market increase 122 times in the next 20 years.

#MiningIndaba2020: Next month it is going to be sticky for SA miners, here’s why

March 31 2020 is D-day for South Africa’s miners, they have to be compliant with regulation of the new Mining Charter governing ownership in the country. According to Lili Nupen, a director at Nupen Staude De Vries Inc it is not going to be easy. Here’s why.

#MiningIndaba2020: Bushveld Minerals CEO: Here’s why we are excited about our expansion plans

CNBC Africa’s Chris Bishop spoke with Fortune Mojapelo, CEO of Bushveld Minerals about the company’s plans to scale up production at the on-going Mining Indaba in Cape Town.

#MiningIndaba2020: Eurasian Resources CEO reveals the biggest purchase order for the mining industry & how Africa stands to benefit

Benedikt Sobotka, CEO, Eurasian Resources Group addressed the burning issue of the beneficiation of Africa raw materials at the on-going Mining Indaba in Cape Town with CNBC Africa’s Chris Bishop.

#MiningIndaba2020: How Sierra Leone plans to strengthen its mining sector

In January 2019, Sierra Leone began a nationwide airborne geophysical survey to help the country identify all its minerals. Julius Mattai, Director-General of the National Minerals Agency of Sierra Leone disclosed this in a chat with CNBC Africa’s Chris Bishop on the side-lines of the African Mining Indaba in Cape Town, South Africa.


How The U.S. Fell Dangerously Behind In Coronavirus Testing

The deadly coronavirus pandemic has stopped the world in its tracks, and exposed a weak spot in the United States’ preparedness for a public health emergency. Experts say aggressive diagnostic testing is essential in order to learn where and how an

Abdul Samad Rabiu’s BUA Group pledges N1bn to fight COVID-19 in Nigeria

Entrepreneur Abdul Samad Rabiu's BUA Group has joined corporates and business leaders from Africa in donating money to fight the COVID-19 pandemic....

Tony Elumelu’s United Bank For Africa donates $14mn to COVID-19 relief across Africa, this is how it will be used…

Entrepreneur Tony Elumelu's UBA has joined corporates and business leaders from Africa in donating money to fight the COVID-19 pandemic. Below is...

Motsepe family & associates join Rupert and Oppenheimer families in donating R1bn to deal with COVID-19 pandemic

On Monday South Africa's President, Cyril Ramaphosa revealed that South Africa's richest families the Rupert and Oppenheimer families had each contributed ...

Government’s response to Moody’s downgrade of SA to junk status

Covid-19 and South Africa's downgrade to junk will truly test South African financial markets.