West Africa


Transmission and distribution key for Ghana’s energy sector

Ghana may find that its largest consumer – the mining sector – turns its gaze to the private sector to source required energy.

What can junior miners do better to access funding?

Institutional investors and fund managers remain cautious when conducting their due diligence before investing capital into mining projects.

This issue also features the hottest projects in southern Africa, a look at beneficiation and a focus on precious metals.

Transformation takes centre stage in this issue. Read about efforts to be more diverse and inclusive as well as uplifting mining communities.

This has been an interesting edition to cover, unpacking lucrative projects in West Africa – of which there are many.

Firefinch’s Morila mine: Reviving one of Africa’s great gold mines

"By the second half of 2022, we aim to rapidly increase our production to 120 000 ozpa of gold by mining the Morila Super Pit."