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» report january 2016. mining in south sudan opportunities and risks for local communities. baseline assessment of small-scale and artisanal gold mining in central and eastern equatoria states ...

Ministry of Mining :: Republic of South Sudan ...

The Ministry of Mining Strategic Plan has been prepared within the framework of South Sudan Vision 2040 whose aspiration is "Towards Freedom, Equality, Justice, Peace and Prosperity for all" and the Guiding Principles and Values, which include Democracy, Rule of Law; Socio-Economic Development; and International Relations.

New Kush Exploration & Mining Limited

New Kush Exploration & 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.

Panning For Gold In South Sudan, A Gram At A Time ...

Aug 21, 2013· 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 ...

Mining in South Sudan: opportunities and risks for local ...

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.

Geology and Mineral Investment Opportunities in South Sudan

Jul 12, 2013· Geology and Mineral Investment Opportunities in South Sudan 1. REPUBLIC OF SOUTH SUDAN MINISTRY OF PETROLEUM AND MINING RSS/JUBA GEOLOGY AND MINERAL INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITIES IN SOUTH SUDAN DR. ANDU EZBON ADDE MAY 2013 2. PRESENTATION OUTLINES 1. Introduction. 2. Geology. 3. Minerals: occurrences & work done. 4.

Corruption in gold, oil show 'Sudan's Deep State': Enough ...

Revenues from oil, gold and land allocation in Sudan are often affected by conflict, the report 'Sudan's Deep State', which the Enough project published today, analysed. The US-based watchdog dove into Sudan's oil, gold, land and weapons manufacturing sectors and interviewed Sudanese civil society, academics, and Diaspora members.

Mining industry of Sudan - Wikipedia

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 July 2011. Gold, iron ore, and base metals are mined in the Hassai Gold …

South Sudan strikes gold | The Wider Image | Reuters

Jul 05, 2016· Story 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 200-gram gold nugget bigger than his thumb.

Gold Mining in Sudan | Investing News Network

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. For investors with a ...

South Sudanese Turn to Illegal Mining for Survival | Voice ...

Dec 13, 2017· South Sudanese residents of Kapoeta state say they found a way to earn money to feed their families: selling gold. Gold mining is illegal in South Sudan, but locals say it is worth the risk of ...

Sudan's gold revenues hit $1.24 billion: Minerals Minister ...

Sudan produced 25.6 tons of gold from January to November this year, amounting to $1.24 billion, according to the federal Minister of Minerals. The Minister of Investment presented his Ministry's plans for 2017 to the parliament last week. The United Arab Emirates (UAE) promised Khartoum a …

Sudan Gold Mining - YouTube

Aug 22, 2013· Thousands of artisan miners have joined a gold rush across Sudan, as the government estimates it made 2.5 billion US dollars from gold exports last year. Sudan has vast gold …

No gold rush for South Sudan | South Sudan News | Al Jazeera

Mining for gold is the only source of income for many people living in the eastern part of South Sudan. But the country is not benefiting from it, because most of the gold discovered is quickly ...

SPECIAL REP - United States Institute of Peace

operated artisanal gold mines in informal cross-border economies. With South Sudan's inde - pendence in 2011 and the shutdown of oil production in 2012, international and domestic interest in South Sudan's non-oil natural resources is growing. During the six-year …

Gold fever sweeps South Sudan ahead of new mining law ...

Nov 09, 2012· NANAKANAK, South Sudan (Reuters) - 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 200-gram gold …

Sudan's new gold rush: miners risk their lives in search ...

Dec 27, 2015· Sudan's new gold rush: miners risk their lives in search of riches ... A worker at an informal mining area on northern Sudan. ... Sudan's economy now lies in tatters after South Sudan's ...

No gold rush for South Sudan | Al Jazeera English - YouTube

May 02, 2018· Mining for gold is the only source of income for many people living in the eastern part of South Sudan. But the country is not benefiting from it, because most of the gold discovered is quickly ...

Economic Chaos Fuels Gold Mining Rush in Africa's Newest ...

Jul 04, 2017· South Sudan, mired in conflict that's killed tens of thousands of people since December 2013, relies on oil production for almost all its revenue and isn't officially exporting any gold.

Equator Gold | South Sudan Gold Exploration Company

Equator Gold is an exploration group prospecting for gold in South Sudan.. South Sudan became the world's newest country when it gained independence in July 2011. An important oil producer, the country is also keen to encourage investment to explore for and develop gold and other mineral deposits.

About Sudan | Orca Gold Inc.

Orca's 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

Sudan Tribune: Plural news and views on Sudan

Sudan's Ministry of Mining reported in September 2012 that 5,000 people are prospecting for gold in over 80 locations across Sudan. A local brings his gold for examination at a laboratory in the ...

Fool's Gold - Enough Project

including Darfur, South Kordofan, and Blue Nile. These are the principal zones of conflict in Sudan today. Artisanal gold mining is also drawing hundreds of thousands of artisanal miners to the deserts of Sudans northern and eastern states, areas that have not seen large-scale conflict yet.8 Historically, Sudan exported most of its gold from ...

The dark side of Uganda's gold rush - CNN

Jun 12, 2017· (CNN)Uganda's mineral industry has enjoyed a spectacular surge in recent years. Gold exports reached $340 million in 2016, according to official figures, up from $237,000 in 2014. New mining …

Mining sector in South Sudan | Fortune of Africa South 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.

Sudan: Mining, Minerals and Fuel Resources

Oct 12, 2012· 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.

Mining industry of South Sudan - Wikipedia

Between February and May 2015, Cordaid and the Ministry of Petroleum and Mining conducted an assessment of the gold mining sector in two states of South Sudan. The resulting report, based on dozens of interviews, focus group discussions and community meetings, for the first time sheds light on the country's artisanal and small-scale mining sector.

South Sudan to get 55% shares in gold mining in Kapoeta

The Director General for Mineral Development in the Ministry of Mining says the government is set to collect 55 percent of additional non-oil revenue from gold mining in Kapoeta State. Dr. Cosmas Pitia said this is based on the terms of an agreement signed between the government and two mining companies which will soon begin operations in ...