banro g mine trucks attacked in eastern congo, two deadaug , · goma, democratic republic of congo (reuters) militiamen in eastern congo attacked trucks belonging to banro corp's namoya g mine, killing two people and kidnapping four others, the army said on saturday, in at least the third attack on mine personnel since last . the attack was carried out by militiamen from the group mai mai malaika on thursday in the tubangoyi forest aboutat least 50 killed in collapsed g mine in east congosep , · at least 50 people are thought to have died when an artisanal g mine collapsed near kamituga in the east of the democratic republic of congo, a local mining ngo said.namoya g mine, maniema mining technology miningnamoya g mine geology and mineralisationreservesmining and processing at namoya openpit mineconstruction and infrastructurecontractors involved with the namoya g projectthe namoya project is one of the four g properties of banro in the south kivu and maniema provinces. the exploration permit for the mine covers 4km² and is divided into four main deposits namely mt. mwendamboko, muviringu, kakula and namoya summit. auriferous vein system is prominently found at the surface of the deposits. most of the mineralisation is contained in finegrained sericite schists. it is structurally controllsee more on miningtechnology a congo g mine thestreetjul , 06· a congo g mine. the african nation has big mineral deposits and may be stable enough to draw investors. banro, a torontobased company that has substantial u.s. and british capital backingbanro dangling congo g mine to best bidder miningfeb 07, · banros second producing g mine, namoya, began commercial production in . (image courtesy of banro.) canadas banro corporation will put its namoya g mine in eastern congoreviews 1children still working in g mines in the dr congomar , · videos and photos sent to the france 24 observers team on march 3 show children working in g mines in kamituga in south kivu province in the eastern democratic republic of the congo. even though it is illegal, child labour is still a reality, according to human rights organisations. with buckets and shovels in their hands, children somebanro halts g mine in congo due to violence, sharesjul 03, · in february an armed attack on the twanziga g mine, another banro property, left four dead, including three policemen. only a month later, five workers including a french national, three...estimated reading time 2 minsg mining in the democratic republic of congonov 26, · the history of g mining in the democratic republic of congo can be traced back to 31 when the first g deposit was discovered at namoya. the production at this g deposit started in 31 and continued under alluvial operations until 47 when the mining closed. open pit mining was started in 51 and it is estimated that about 8
banro agrees sale of troubled namoya g mine in congojun 23, · johannesburg (reuters) canadian miner banro corporation has agreed to sell its namoya mining g mine in democratic republic of congo to shomka resources ltd, inestimated reading time 2 minsbanro updates congo g mining operations resourcebanro corp. [baatsx, nyse mkt] has released operating results for the fourth quarter of and has declared commercial production at its namoya g mine. highlights. the twangiza mine produced 30,440 ounces of g in the fourth quarter of , for annual production of 5,532 ounces of g, an increase of 38% over production of 98,4 ounces.canada's banro agrees sale of namoya g mine in congojun 23, · johannesburg, june 23 (reuters) canadian miner banro corporation has agreed to sell its namoya mining g mine in democratic republic of congobanro corporation to exit from congo g minefeb 10, · the announcement to this effect was made by brett richards, chairman, banro during a recent interview with a press agency. the sale of the mine could lead to the miners exit from the democratic republic of congo (drc). according to him, the companys decision to quit from congo g mine operations is primarily due to security concerns.banro agrees sale of troubled namoya g mine in congojun 23, · canadian miner banro corporation has agreed to sell its namoya mining g mine in democratic republic of congo to shomka resources ltd, in which china's baiyin international investments has a minority stake. banro mines in congo's eastern maniema and south kivu provinces have faced several attacks by armed militia.namoya mine overviewexploration, development and operationlocationbackgroundtechnologycitationssources
namoya mining obtained an exploration permit in 04. that the company began geochemical sampling of soil, adits and trenches. more detailed sampling and mapping were conducted in 05. a second phase of exploration in 07 gave higher resource estimates with greater confidence. in a third phase the total boreholes drilled rose to 296. after further exploration in novemberdecember a total of 350 diamond boreholes had been completed, plus 2,074 auger holes. · text under ccbysa licensemilitia violence shutters banro g mine in east congojul 03, · fighting between the congolese army and a local militia in eastern democratic republic of congo has forced banro corp's namoya g mine to suspend all operations and temporarily evacuate its staff, the company said on monday. twentythree trucks belonging to a contractor of the mine were caught in crossfire between siers and a local selfdefense militia identified by the army as maitroubles at banro g mine in eastern congonov 03, · canadian mining company banro has encountered challenges at its industrial g mine in the eastern democratic republic of congo, with locals complaining of displacement and a lack of jobs for
société minière et industrielle du kivu the société minière et industrielle du kivu (sominki) was a privately held mining company of zaire.it operated g and tin mines, mostly in south kivu province, between 74 and 97. the acquisition of its mining assets by banro corporation of canada was complicated by the first congo war in 9697, followed by expropriation of the mines by the new democratic republic of the congotroubles at banro g mine in eastern congo youtubenov 04, · canadian mining company banro has encountered challenges at its industrial g mine in the eastern democratic republic of congo, with locals complaining ofmilitia violence shutters banro g mine in east congojul 03, · kinshasa (reuters) fighting between the congolese army and a local militia in eastern democratic republic of congo has forced banro corps namoya g mine toestimated reading time 2 minscase study banro (dr congo)banro corporation, a canadabased g exploration and development company, began exploration in the democratic republic of the congo (drc) in november 04. following successful discoveries, the company decided to construct a "phase 1" g mine at its whollyowned twangiza project located near the city of bukavu.banro dangling congo g mine to best bidder copperbeltfeb , · canadas banro corporation will put its namoya g mine in eastern congo up for sale at a significant discount, after repeated attacks from armed rebels forced it to leave their operations once again in september. the torontobased miner, present in eastern drc since the 90s, said the decision to offload namoya was based on lack of government support to keep its staff and assets safe.estimated reading time 2 minsbanro mines g from the ground while managingdec 04, · banro corporation (nyse amex and tsx baa) is a canadian g mining corporation with production from its first g project, twangiza, in the democratic republic of the congo (drc). banros twangiza oxide mine began production in october and projected to produce approximately 1, ounces of g during its first full of operation.drc second time lucky for banro and shomka over sale ofjan 05, · former deputy mines minister takes control of banro's illstarred namoya g deposit shomka resources, the company which has just acquired congo's namoya g mine from canada's banro group, is headed by victor kasongo shomary, a former deputy mines minister during the presidency of joseph kabila.