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Aim-listed Goldplat will close Plant 1 at its Kilimapesa gold mine, in Kenya, following the successful installation and subsequent second-stage expansion of a new processing plant. The new plant, which is processing at a rate of around 5 000 t/m, is now established enough that Goldplat can continue running the plant as its sole processing facility.
West Africa focussed Kodal Minerals has extended its Sogola-Baoule prospect’s strike length at the company’s Bougouni lithium project, in southern Mali, to over 1 000 m, following results from 15 reported drill holes in March. The mineral exploration and development company further highlighted that the Sogola-Baoule strike length remains open along strike and assays are pending for an additional 39 drill holes.
It’s becoming hard to keep track of all of Glencore’s legal battles in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
The world’s biggest commodity trader is facing the possibility of a bribery investigation by British prosecutors over its work with Dan Gertler, an Israeli billionaire and close friend of Congo President Joseph Kabila.