Kenya's mining industry: set for a boom? - Mining Technology
Jul 24, 2016 ... Kenya hasn't been a leader in African mining, with out-of-date laws and mining data meaning that the country missed out on mineral exploration. Things could be on the cusp of change with a new mining act bringing in more modern regulations, but can the country have the same mining success as its...Read More
Kenya's nascent mining industry set for boom - Financial Times
May 31, 2016 ... Huge bulldozers pushing tonnes of earth off an escarpment into hoppers at Base Resources' titanium mine near Kenya's southern coast look more like remote-controlled toys in a giant's sandpit than the country's largest mineral operation. The national picture for the sector is arguably even more gloomy.Read More
Minerals and Mining in Kenya – Mining Companies in Kenya ...
Mining in Kenya is an industry dominated by production of non-metallic minerals encompassing industrial minerals such as soda ash, fluorspar, kaolin and some gemstones. Mining accounts for a very small part of Kenya's annual GDP. Gold is produced primarily by artisanal workers in the west and south western parts of...Read More
The Kenyan mining sector: a win-win investment opportunity
Jun 7, 2017 ... The Kenyan mining sector may be in its infancy but regulatory and legislation changes are sure to boost investment appetite in the country.Read More
Ministry of Mining (Kenya) - Wikipedia
The Ministry of Mining of the Republic of Kenya is a Kenyan government ministry that oversees the Mineral sector in the country. The Ministry was established as an independent ministry after the 2013 general elections. The government realized that the mining industry had the potential to spur the countries economic...Read More
Mining sub sector of Kenya - Fortune of Africa Kenya
The mineral resources sub-sector in Kenya is under developed, resulting in the rate of economic growth not being in tandem with rate of growth of the manufacturing sector. Mining and minerals currently contribute less than one per cent to GDP, but this is expected to increase with the exploitation of newly found reserves of...Read More
The Mineral Industry of Kenya in 2013 - USGS Mineral Resources ...
THE MINERAL INDUSTRY OF KENYA. By Thomas R. Yager. In 2013, Kenya played a significant role in the world's production of natural soda ash. The country's share of the world's mine production of soda ash amounted to nearly 4%. (Dolley, 2014). Other domestically significant mining and mineral processing operations...Read More
Kenya Mining and Minerals Policy - IDLO
the mining and mineral resources sector. minerals resources sector. At the same time, it ensures that benefits from the growth of the sector accrue to all stakeholders, includ- ing investors, local artisanal and small scale miners, national and county governments, local communities and the people of Kenya. This Policy...Read More
Mining in Kenya / Overview of Kenya's Extractive Industry ...
This section contains a history of mining in Kenya and key actors involved in the mining sector.Read More
New Kenyan minister pledges to revamp mining industry - Xinhua ...
Feb 21, 2018 ... NAIROBI, Feb. 20 (Xinhua) -- Kenya will soon begin mapping her mineral wealth through an airborne mineral survey so as to create a scientific data base for extractives in an effort to strengthen the mining industry, a government official said on Tuesday. John Munyes, the new Cabinet Secretary of Ministry...Read More
Kenya: Mining, Minerals and Fuel Resources - AZoMining.com
Sep 17, 2012 ... In 2010, Kenya's share of the world's soda ash production amounted to 4%. Cement, fluorspar, and petroleum refining were the other mining and mineral processing activities undertaken by the mining sector. The future production statistics of fluorspar, gemstones, and soda ash will depend greatly on world...Read More
Kenya promises a more organized mining sector | MINING.com
Sep 28, 2016 ... During the first Mining Forum ever held in Kenya, Mining Cabinet Secretary Dan Kazungu said his country will strive to have more organized mining sector. Among the first steps the government will implement to work towards that goal is conducting a year-long airborne survey to map mineral deposits.Read More
Kenya's mining sector a gold mine - Capital Business
Oct 17, 2013 ... Kenya Chamber of Mines Chief Executive officer Monica Gichuhi says with the mining and business investment conference held on Thursday and Friday, Kenyan investors need to know more about the sector/FILE NAIROBI, Kenya, Oct 17 – The mining industry in Kenya is gaining recognition owing to the...Read More
Long-term relationships key to growth of Kenya's mining sector, says ...
Jul 27, 2017 ... With ambitious plans to turn the country into a flagship mining sector, one that is attractive for investment, stable and predictable, the Ministry of Mining in Kenya is already starting to see progress. Collaboration with governmental bodies and organisations is key to any mining operation, but how big a role...Read More
Kenya set to bid for African Minerals Development ... - Mining Global
Jan 16, 2018 ... Kenya looks set to bid to be the host for an initiative designed to bridge the gap between the lucrative mining industry and the economic benefits it can bring to the African continent.Read More
Kenya Mining Forum | Mining Global - Mining News, Magazine and ...
Kenya Mining Forum will be held from 13 to 14 November 2017 in Nairobi, Kenya. With the official support of the Ministry of Mining, Kenya Mining Forum promises to deliver an essential platform for key stakeholders in the industry in order to facilitate and accelerate the development of their operations as well as the mining...Read More
Corruption, transparency and regulation: how at risk is Kenya's ...
Oct 18, 2017 ... The Kenyan mining space is growing and will soon become one of the most attractive investment opportunities in the global sector, but how vulnerable is the industry to systemic, regulatory and institutional corruption?Read More
Topic - Kenya - Mining Weekly
By: Paige Müller 2nd February 2018 The current mining industry trend towards cost savings has led to a steady increase in demand in Australia and the South-East Asian region for products from pumps and pressure cleaners manufacturer Australian Pump Industries, or Aussie Pumps. “We expect similar interest from Africa,...Read More
Ministry of Mining - UNDP in Kenya
Provide a legal framework that conforms to current industry needs, trends and international best practices. Provide a framework for mainstreaming activities of ASM. Provide a mineral value-addition strategy. Provide a framework for a well-structured mining fiscal regime. Provide a framework for equitable sharing of mineral...Read More
Gold Mining in Kenya | Photo Essays | epa european pressphoto ...
Although a number of local and international mining firms have been granted gold exploration licenses and have been operating in western Kenya, the country's gold mining industry is still young and the gold-rich areas of western Kenya remain largely under-explored with thousands of artisanal and small-scale miners.Read More
Kenya mining industry lift-off in next 5 – 10 years
"I expect lift-off in Kenya's mining sector over the next five to 10 years,” says Kenyan investment and business guru Aly-Khan Satchu, CEO of Rich Management. With regards to the main challenges facing the Kenyan mining sector he says “the sine qua non of a successful mining sector is policy-making stability and certainty...Read More
Mining | SGS Kenya
With our global network of industry specialists and cutting-edge facilities, SGS provides trusted third party services to exploration firms, mining companies, financial organizations and governments around the world. Partnering with SGS gives you an independent, ethical partner who you can trust to provide transparent and...Read More
Resource conflict in Kenya's titanium mining industry: Ethno-ecology ...
Jul 19, 2017 ... The literature on community-mining enterprise conflict is currently dominated by discourses on equity, compensation, land ownership, and environmental degradation. While much debate has dwelled on whether mining is a curse or a blessing, little attention has been given to highlight the meanings that...Read More
Vision 2030 Delivery Board signs MoU with Base Titanium to ...
Jul 21, 2017 ... The Vision 2030 Delivery Board (VDB) has today signed a Memorandum of Understanding with a mining firm Base Titanium Limited to bolster the growth of Kenya mining industry. Under the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), Kwale Mineral Sands Project which is Base Titanium leading development...Read More
Socio-economic and environmental impact of mining on women in ...
Kenya's mining industry is dominated by non-metallic minerals such as soda ash, fluorspar, kaolin and some gemstones. These minerals represent a small percentage of the Gross Domestic Product (GoK, 2015). Kenya has proven deposits of titanium, gold and coal, and is estimated to hold significant deposits of copper,...Read More
Mining in East Africa :: Kenya - Who Owns Whom
The Region. This report focuses on the developing mining industry in the East African countries of Burundi, Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania and Uganda, which form the regional intergovernmental body known as the East African Community (EAC). Also included in the report are neighbouring countries, Ethiopia and Eritrea...Read More
List of companies with mining licenses in Kenya - HapaKenya
Feb 23, 2015 ... Commodities: all minerals. Area: 400 Square kilometer; Samrudha Resources Kenya Ltd Exclusive Prospecting License Date applied: 06/01/2014. Date granted: 06/06/2014. Date expires: 05/06/2015. Commodities: Industrial minerals, Iron Ore Area: 80 Square kilometer; Wanjala Mining Company LimitedRead More
Mining Suppliers in Kenya | SupplyMine - InfoMine
Find Mining Suppliers in Kenya. Search over 16000 suppliers covering the entire range of products and services used by the mining industry.Read More
Mayfox Mining | Mining Industry Kenya
Mayfox Mining Company Limited is an indigenous Kenyan owned mineral exploration company which began operations in 2012. The company was founded by Kenyan industrialist and current Chairman of the Board, Manga Mugwe. It has since been exploring in Turkana County, Kenya and Busia, Uganda for gold (Au)...Read More
new kenyan mining act a big step forward - DLA Piper
The Act replaces the former Mining Act which had been in force since 1940 which many viewed as not only out-dated but also a significant hurdle to investment in Kenya's mining sector. Championed by the Kenyan Ministry of Mining as being. “the continent's most progressive mining act”, investors can take comfort from the...Read More
Kenya's mining industry facing auditing challenges - Citizentv.co.ke
Aug 24, 2016 ... Kenya's mining industry need auditing- Auditor General says.Read More
Kenya's Mining Industry Turns to Solar - Solar Novus Today
May 26, 2015 ... The mining industry in Kenya is realizing exponential growth, further increasing the need for reliable and sustainable energy sources, especially off-grid solar PV.Read More
Kenya reviews mining code, seeking 'win-win' for state and investors
Jul 4, 2017 ... Nairobi — Kenya is reviewing its mining code, a year after enacting new legislation, as it seeks to attract investment into an industry that has barely grown over the past five years. The government is working with the UK Department for International Development-funded Extractives Hub to come up with a...Read More
Kenya: The Next Mining Frontier? | MACIG
Nov 21, 2016 ... Although the government has not previously spent much time optimizing the environment for investment into the sector or sought to quantify Kenya's mineral offering, change is on the horizon now that the mining industry has been identified as a strategic area of focus going forward. With occurrences of...Read More
AWEIK | Awakening Women's Potential in Oil, Gas & Mining
Association of Women in Energy and Extractives in Kenya is an organization that seeks to awaken women's potential in the oil, gas and mining industries.Read More
Base Titanium at Kenya Mining Forum: "Key message is to show ...
Oct 31, 2017 ... At the upcoming Kenya Mining Week Mr Schwarz says "Base's key message is to show the world what is possible to achieve in Kenya. Kenya's mining industry is still in its infancy. However, recent initiatives spearheaded by Cabinet Secretary Dan Kazungu, including the enactment of new mining legislation...Read More
Vision 2030 Delivery Board signs MoU with Base Titanium to ...
Jul 21, 2017 ... The Vision 2030 Delivery Board has today signed a Memorandum of Understanding with mining firm Base Titanium Limited to bolster the growth of Kenya's mining industry. Under the MoU, Base Titanium's Kwale Mineral Sands project has been granted a mining flagship project status in Vision 2030.Read More
We want to upset the established order of African mining, says ...
Feb 12, 2016 ... KENYA'S new mining minister is promising to transform the country's underperforming minerals industry, opening a new line of revenue for East Africa's largest economy. Dan Kazungu blames the inability of the industry to contribute significantly to the country's economy on a lack of leadership and a poor...Read More
02 - Kenya Landfolio Presentation - Dr. Ibrahim - Trimble Land ...
Feb 9, 2018 ... The online cadastre incorporates functionality for submission of new licence applications, maintenance of existing rights, as well as online payments for annual rents and other fees. In 2016, Kenya's Parliament passed the new Mining Act, which seeks to modernise the Kenyan mining industry and transform...Read More
Kipya-Mining 4 I - Kipya | Africa Drilling Solutions
Mining is vital to the Economy. Kenya's revitalized mining industry is more vital to its economy than ever before, yet it is at a crossroad. It is an industry that is currently combating multiple adverse global trends such as falling commodity prices, a slowing global economy and skilled labour shortages.Read More