The North West Health Department, together with mining houses that operate hospitals in Bojanala District, have established a Health Forum to attend to healthcare challenges in mining communities.
4 hours ago
After a year of rebound and recovery, Africa's old and new hydrocarbons markets have an opportunity to further entrench the continent's position as the world's hottest oil and gas frontier in 2019. However, the new year also brings a new set of dynamics and challenges set to influence the future of the industry, from presidential elections to megaprojects developments, amidst intensifying international competition.
NJ Ayuk 8 hours ago
Nitrogen pollution is produced by a number of interlinked compounds, from ammonia to nitrous oxide. While they have both natural and human sources, the latter increased dramatically over the past century as farmers scaled up food production in response to population growth. Once these chemicals are released into the air and water, they contribute to problems that include climate change and "dead zones" in rivers, lakes and coastal areas.
David Kanter 9 hours ago
It seems that a High Court judgement in favour of Amadiba Crisis Committee (ACC) and Xolobeni community over mining rights on their land is not good enough for Mineral Resources Minister, Gwede Mantashe. He now wants an independent survey to determine whether the locals really don't want Australian mining house, Mineral Commodities Resources (MCR), to come in and extract titanium out of the dunes.
Nicci Botha 3 days ago
The increased participation at the recent Africa Down Under conference indicates that the caution exhibited over last few years by many of the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) listed junior explorers may have come to an end.
Sherif Andrawes 17 Jan 2019
Many parts of Africa are not on the grid, nor do they have sufficient renewable resources for a reliable power supply. Here small-scale biomass and hydrocarbon power generation plants are likely to play a valuable role.
16 Jan 2019
Experts provide insight in to the emerging trends in African energy and infrastructure projects.
16 Jan 2019
The Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu) intends to embark on a secondary, protected strike at Sibanye-Stillwater's South African Platinum Group Metals (PGM) operations, starting from morning shift on Tuesday, 22 January 2019.
15 Jan 2019
South Africa's 2018 Integrated Resource Plan (IRP) is evidence that the country is committed to producing clean energy - placing emphasis on renewable energy and gas resources.
14 Jan 2019
Marginal oil & gas fields are not particularly attractive to the major players due to their relatively small prospects, but they do offer great opportunity for smaller independent African and non-African companies.
14 Jan 2019