Latest News for: Liberia mining


Setback for Guinea mine that threatens World Heritage chimp reserve

Mongabay 15 May 2024
HPX’s mining concession is located near Liberia’s border with Guinea ... shipping around 5 million metric tons of ore per year from its own iron mine in northern Liberia to the port city of Buchanan.

Liberia: Consider Resumption Over Decommissioning - Mines & Energy Boss Entreats Mng Gold, Tours China ...

All Africa 29 Apr 2024
... of mining concessionaires in Liberia to assess the state of the mineral and mining sector.

Pasofino Gold Announces Start of Drilling at ‘Bukon Jedeh’, Dugbe Gold Project in Liberia

Resource World 16 Apr 2024
This is the first drilling in 12 years in an area that is one of most important artisanal gold mining regions in Liberia ... The interpretation indicates that the most important of the artisanal mines are positioned along the east-west fold axes.
photo: Creative Commons / Rod Waddington from Kergunyah, Australia
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A Third Of Africa's Great Apes Are Under Threat From Mining For Battery Metals

IFL Science 05 Apr 2024

Boom in mining for renewable energy minerals threatens Africa’s great apes

AOL 03 Apr 2024
Mining harms apes through habitat loss, pollution and disease ... The paper found that the largest mining impacts on apes were in the west African countries Liberia, Sierra Leone, Mali and Guinea.

Mining of materials needed for ‘green revolution’ puts great ape population at risk

Popular Science 03 Apr 2024
Now, the continent’s great ape population is more threatened from mining than scientists originally believed ... The west African countries of Liberia, Sierra Leone, Mali, and Guinea had the largest overlaps of high ape density and mining areas.

More than a third of African great ape population faces risks related to mineral mining

Phys Dot Org 03 Apr 2024
... near mining sites ... In the West African countries of Liberia, Sierra Leone, Mali, and Guinea, overlaps of high ape density and mining areas—including the 10 km and 50 km buffer zones—were the largest.

Liberia: China Union Admits to 8 Yrs Failure in Liberia

All Africa 01 Apr 2024
... 54th Legislature brought China-Union Investment (Liberia) Bong Mines Co.

CPJ calls on Liberia authorities to investigate assault and arrest of journalist

Jurist 01 Apr 2024
Sumo hosts a daily radio talk show from the Bong Mine Community in Liberia ... The Press Union of Liberia blamed Sulonteh for authorizing Sumo’s arrest ... In 2023, Liberia ranked 66 out of 180 on the ...

Deadly mining protests in Liberia kill 1 and injure many, official says

Bowling Green Daily News 01 Mar 2024
MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) — Violent protests in Liberia over the presence of armed guards in mining areas in the country’s northwest killed one demonstrator and left several injured, a government official said.

Zodiac Gold posts positive initial Phase II drill results at Todi Project, Liberia

Resource World 29 Feb 2024
Zodiac Gold is a West-African gold exploration company focused on its flagship Todi Project situated in Liberia, an underexplored, politically stable, mining-friendly jurisdiction hosting several large-scale gold deposits.

HPX, Liberian govt, Guma sign letter of intent to develop Liberty Corridor

Mining Weekly 12 Feb 2024
The $3-billion to $5-billion project will connect Nimba, Guinea’s richest mining region, with a new railroad to a new deepwater port in Liberia, ...