Sudan's new gold rush: miners risk their lives in search,
Looking to woo international investors and mining giants, the government has recently issued press releases touting Sudan’s ambition to become the third largest gold producer on the continent,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 inSudan's Hassai gold mine - The Globe and Mail,The Ariab mine in east Sudan's Red Sea state, the country's largest single gold mining operation, is run by a partnership between Sudan's government and Canada's La Mancha.Gold mining cancelled after protests in Sudan,Dalgo / Kadugli — The Northern state government withdrew the permit of a mining company, for establishing a factory that would extract gold with toxic chemicals, following popular protests. In South Kordofan's mining area, more mining companies emerge, to the discontent of residents.Gold Mining, Sudan | EJAtlas,The government has tried to introduce regulations for the million people employed in the industry, especially in gold mines. But most operations in Sudan areFool's Gold - Enough Project,Sudan boasts 944 tonnes (1,057 tons) of gold reserves.7 Gold mines are scattered across Sudan, including Darfur, South Kordofan, and Blue Nile. These are the principal zones of conflict in SudanEconomic 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.New report on opportunities and risks of gold mining in,,Cordaid and the Ministry of Petroleum and Mining conducted an assessment of the gold mining sector in two states of South Sudan, between February and May 2015. 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.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.