Orcas 2,170km2 Block 14 Gold Project is located 1,500+km from South Sudan Highly prospective Nubian Shield and under explored One of the most stable governments in Africa Current government has been in power since 1989
North Sudan has recently started promoting its gold mining sector. Experts from the international mining sector believe that South Sudan is most likely to have several untapped mineral and metal resources such as gold, copper, uranium, and iron ore.
In 2014, Sudan became the thirdlargest goldproducing nation in Africa, according to statements from the ministry of minerals. Along with gold, some refugees are also returning to harvest gum arabic in Blue Nile's depopulated savannah.
Last November, Sudan signed 10 agreements for gold and iron mining, as the African nation plans to more than double its gold output to 50 metric tonnes in the current year. This article was originally published on Gold Investing News on January 6, 2011.
South Sudanese Turn to Illegal Mining for Survival VOA
Gold mining is illegal in South Sudan, but locals say it is worth the risk of getting arrested, or buried. They say they might sell as much as 30 grams of gold in a week in a country where six million people are going hungry each day.
Gold Mining In South Sudan Kapoeta Grinding Mill Current active projects South Sudan Eastern Equatoria Kapoeta it enabled the identification of lithology and structures associated with gold gold mining in south sudan. gold mining in south sudan woodpulpindia .
New Kush Exploration amp; Mining Company Ltd (NKEM) is a first mover gold exploration company focused on East Africa, particularly South Sudan, northern Uganda and Ethiopia, with a vision to discover new frontier mineral deposits hosting in excess of 3 million ounces of gold.
Gold fever sweeps South Sudan ahead of new mining law Taking a break from the toil of digging, Leer Likuam sat on the edge of a shallow trench, puffed his pipe and boasted he once found a 200gram gold nugget bigger than his thumb.
The mining industry of Sudan was mostly driven by extraction fuel minerals, with petroleum accounting for a substantial contribution to the country's economy, until the autonomous region of Southern Sudan became an independent country in y 2011. Gold, iron ore, and base metals are mined in the Hassai Gold Mine. Chromite is
Independent South Sudan is now determined to develop its mineral sector and in 2012 enacted a new mining law. Mining Law. A new mining law, the Mining Act 2012, was gazetted on 22 March 2013 and the associated Regulations were promulgated in March 2015.
Equator Gold is an exploration group prospecting for gold in South Sudan. South Sudan became the worlds newest country when it gained independence in y 2011. An important oil producer, the country is also keen to encourage investment to explore for and develop gold and other mineral deposits.
Sudans government is attempting to capitalise on increased gold mining activities primarily by ordinary citizens as well as foreign companies, projecting around $3 billion in 2012. Sudans Ministry of Mining reported in September 2012 that 5,000 people are prospecting for gold in over 80 locations across Sudan.
Sudan's new gold rush miners risk their lives in search
From the troubled South Kordofan and Blue Nile states has come a ready supply of prospecting scouts. The countrys just been overlooked, says Neil Passmore, CEO of Hannam and Partners, a corporate finance advisory firm with interests in Sudan.
The mining industry of South Sudan started operating from the time South Sudan became a regional government of Sudan in 2005. Its inheritance was a well developed petroleum industry with an extensive network of pipelines passing through Sudan.
Independent South Sudan is now determined to develop its mineral sector and in 2012 enacted a new mining law. Mining Law. A new mining law, the Mining Act 2012, was gazetted on 22 March 2013 and the associated Regulations were
New Kush Exploration amp; 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 yearlong
Aug 21, 20130183;32;Panning For Gold In South Sudan, A Gram At A Time Parallels In the desperately poor country, some 60,000 informal miners are working by hand to unearth an estimated $660 million worth of gold each year. The government is hoping to lure international mining companies to carry out the search on an industrial scale.
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South Kordofan is one the states in Sudan richest in gold. While many companies are involved in mining and their work is regulated by laws and policies on large and mediumsized enterprises, artisan mining is also widespread.
South Sudan, the world's newest nation, has announced plans to enact a mining law by the end of October, pushing ahead exploration and expansion in the likely mineral rich, but unexplored country, helping it to diversify its economy away from oil.
Red Sea hills, Nubian desert, south Blue Nile, and Nuba mountains 19th Century The Ottoman Empire gold quest in Sudan 19001953 The colonial gold mining in the Red Sea Hills, northeastern Sudan 2005 present The recent gold mining boom in all Sudan Gold Mining in Sudan .
Hunger drives hunt for gold in South Sudan's to be mining gold in South Sudan, slurred one woman in Kapoeta market, demanding US$0.25, South Sudans 187; Learn More Artisanal gold mining in South Sudan The Singaita river flows through Kapoeta in South Sudan .
South Sudan to commence commercial gold mining this year
The government has signed a contract with two foreign companies to start commercial gold production in Kapoeta and Jubek States in an effort aimed at improving the ailing economy says Dr. Andu Ezbon Adde, the Under Secretary in the Ministry of Mining.
New report on opportunities and risks of gold mining
New report on opportunities and risks of gold mining in South Sudan South Sudan 08 March 2016 Cordaid and the Ministry of Petroleum and Mining conducted an assessment of the gold mining sector in two states of South Sudan, between February and 2015.