4mb mining. 4mb mining ltd, is a company formed in january 2017 that has a joint venture with the government of south sudan. the company has been granted the license to explore, mine and produce gold and other minerals throughout the country.
new kush exploration & mining (nkem) and the state government of eastern equatoria have begun the first gold mining exploration in three counties of kapoeta region, south sudan. according to industry sources, south sudan has been engaged in a dispute with sudan over the transport of oil to international markets and there has been a year-long .
president kiir’s associates tied to 32 mining companies; high-level corruption in minerals sector risks fueling armed conflict, report warns april 2, 2020 (washington, dc) – at a time when south sudan’s government most needs to generate resources for urgent public health-related challenges including the covid-19 pandemic, one of its promising revenue streams is beset by .
referring to a report by un experts on south sudan speaking about the involvement of the holdout rebel national salvation front (nas) in the gold mining activity, the report warned that the .
family members of top government officials are involved in south sudan’s corrupt gold mining sector which is booming and threatening the fragile peace that ended the five-year-long civil war, warned a new report by the sentry. the president of south sudan .
the criminalization of south sudan’s gold sector: kleptocratic networks and the gold trade in kapoeta posted by enough team on april 9, 2020 read the full report. by the enough project team. within the area historically known as the state of eastern equatoria, kapoeta is a semi-arid rangeland of clay soil dotted with short, thorny shrubs and .
the south sudan federal government and eastern equatoria state are involved in a criminal network that smuggles south sudanese gold to kenya via the kenyan border town of lokichoggio. some smuggled gold end up in dubai, khartoum (sudan’s capital) and kampala (uganda’s capital) where buyers from multi-national mining firms purchase it.
hannah mcneish/npr. a gold miner in the eastern part of south sudan takes a break. miners say it used to be easy to find gold nuggets. but now tens of thousands of south sudanese are mining.
according to south sudan’s ministry of mining, there is no formal gold mining yet in south sudan. the undersecretary in the mining ministry, dr. andu ezbon adde, said the foreign companies involved in the sector have only been issued exploration licenses. “actually, there is no formal gold mining taking place in south sudan at the moment.
Download the full report. download the one-page summary. south sudan’s mining sector has seen rapid development in recent years, and preliminary reports suggest that the industry could become an engine for major economic growth. however, ineffective accountability mechanisms, an opaque corporate landscape, and inadequate due diligence have exposed the sector to abuse by bad .
Epic exploration ) is a private exploration company based in west perth and exploring in the new republic of south sudan. has secured more than 65,000 square kilometres of exploration rights over four areas in south sudan. these are highly prospective for gold, .
Equator gold. equator gold ltd provides business consulting and geoscientific services worldwide. current clients include a company spun out of the british geological survey which undertakes third world development contracts for the world bank; a belgian company prospecting for zinc to make batteries to smooth out renewable energy sources and a mining company in uganda which is developing .
Establishing a mining sector in postwar south sudan summary • the period preceding the promulgation of the 2012 mining act was a difficult time for south sudan’s mining sector. after the end of the civil war in 2005 and amid the politi-cal uncertainty of the transitional period, government institutions at various levels began.
the rsf and hemedti also control at least three other goldmines in other parts of the country, such as south kordofan, making them a key player in an industry that produces sudan.
Frontier mining ltd is a licensed junior mining company that is based in juba, south sudan. we have two small- scale licenses in the gold rich luri basin and one exploration license under a sister company. in order to ensure the quality of our work, frontier mining has a quality assurance process. that means, amongst many other things, we have .
He has been responsible for the establishment and project development of a number of junior mining companies across africa, including new kush exploration & mining (gold; south sudan), coal of madagascar, greenhills resources (tin), new horizon minerals (iron ore), frontier platinum resources and eagle uranium.
In recent years, sudan has witnessed a wide range of gold-mining operations by artisanal miners in many states in the country. as of 2016 about 2 million people from all parts of the country participated in gold mining activities. despite the rising importance of gold mining.
artisanal gold mining in south sudan ’employs’ more than 60.000 people and might indirectly benefit almost half a million people. to boost income for the cash-strapped government, artisanal mining was formalized under the mining act and subsequent mineral regulations.
there are more than 40,000 gold mining sites in sudan. about 60 gold processing companies are operating in 13 states of the country, 15 of them in south kordofan. .
the economy was also badly hit when south sudan became independent in 2011, taking three-quarters of the country's oil revenue with it. there are 170 gold mining companies working in sudan .
Mining sector in south sudan. the mining sector has the potential to become an engine for economic as it has plenty of mineral deposits including gold, copper, iron, manganese, uranium, zinc, marble/dolomite and gemstones among others. gold. gold occurs in several areas including at kawokono in kapoeta district.
Mining sectors and a controlling position in the business of trading and exporting gold.34 south sudan in south sudan, armed groups “exploit, tax, and trade gold,” according to the un.35, 36 two of the largest armed opposition groups in south sudan, the sudan people’s liberation movement/army in .
Nobody knows the extent of south sudan's mineral reserves because the 22-year war prevented exploration. the latest geological surveys date back to the 1970s and 80s, but mining officials say diamond and gold deposits in south sudan's mineral-rich neighbours are encouraging. they describe the 16-month-old country as virgin territory. cow banking.
share via email. american photographer adriane ohanesian has been based in south sudan since 2010, working for reuters. here she documents the unregulated gold-mining industry prior to .
south sudan north and south kivu inspired by katanga's model for gold and 3t exports of around $40bn from the congolese state by four companies in compensation for the recent cancellation of their iron mining permits has placed the country's mining industry's movers and shakers in the spotlight, not least the powerful minister of mines .
the sudanese gold industry presents a great opportunity for foreign direct investment. however, as indicated by the unrest caused by socially irresponsible gold mining in sudan’s peripheral regions, there are several reputational and regulatory risks for potential international investors.
the picture that emerges is a remarkable one: artisanal gold mining in south sudan ‘employs’ more than 60,000 people and might indirectly benefit almost half a million people. the vast majority of those involved in artisanal mining are poor rural families for whom alluvial gold mining provides critical income to supplement their subsistence .
Our goal is to become a profitable mining company focused on the exploration, discovery and development of precious and base metal deposits with an initial focus on gold. we aim to build a portfolio of mineral properties that will provide our investors with leveraged exposure to minerals while responsibly investigating south sudan’s mineral potential to mutual benefit.
The hassai gold mine is an open pit mine located in the red sea hills desert in north-eastern sudan, approximately 50km from khartoum. it is the only gold producing mine in sudan. it began operations in 1992 and has produced 2.3 million ounces (moz) of gold till date from 18 open pits. la mancha resources, through its subsidiary, owns 40% of .
The loss of oil revenues from south sudan, which became independent in 2011, together with the global decline in oil prices, plunged sudan into a dramatic economic crisis. in the 2000s, the concomitant increase in the prices of minerals, particularly of gold, led to a renewed interest in mining on the part of the khartoum regime. this article details the strategies deployed by the sudanese .
The luri gold project is highly prospective and conveniently located close to the capital city of juba. equator’s exploration has been very successful so far, having identified three targets, of which two are drill-ready. the confluence target is a soil geochemical gold anomaly more than 5km long and 200m across, with many values above 1g/t .
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