Diamond – Voice of America reported that in order to stop illegal blood diamond trading, Cameroon and Chad are increasing their border security. They suspect that the gems may be sponsoring "armed groups in neighboring Central African Republic."
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Iron – Sundance Resources Ltd. (ASX:SDL) announced that its subsidiaries, Cam Iron SA and Congo Iron SA, have signed a 10-year offtake agreement with Noble Resources International Pte Ltd., a global commodities trader.
Iron – Business Day reported that IMIC (LSE:IMIC) has signed an offtake agreement with Chinese group Hebei Iron and Steel (SHE:000709) for iron ore produced from the Nkout project in Cameroon, which IMIC is in the process of acquiring.
Iron – Mining Weekly reported that West African Minerals Corporation, which has six exploration permits in Cameroon, found near-surface iron over a large area at its property, South Djadom.
Iron – Afferro Mining Inc. (LON:AAAM) has announced that it is continuing its program of exploration for further DSO and high grade zones.
Diamond – Mining Weekly reported that Cameroon is set to launch industrial diamond mine production by the end of this month through C&K Mining, a joint venture between Cameroon and South Korea.
Iron – Afferro Mining Inc. (TSXV:AAF,LSE:AAAM) announced an update on its Nkout iron project in Cameroon.
Iron – Mining Weekly reported Afferro Mining (TSXV:AFF,LSE:AAAM) reported drilling results at its 70%-owned Ngoa prospect in Cameroon.
Diamond – Mining Weekly reported Botswana Diamonds (LSE:BOD) recovered a two carat diamond at its sampling project in the Cameroon.
Diamond – Bloomberg reported Cameroon has begun diamond mining and officially joined the Kimberly Process.