Coal – Bloomberg reported that this week, Kenya plans to sign a concession accord with China's Fenxi Mining Industry Co. to develop a deposit containing 400 million metric tons of coal. The move will allow the country to tender 31 more blocks spread across counties in both the north and south of the nation.
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Rare Earth – Pacific Wildcat Resources (TSXV:PAW) is petitioning Kenya's High Court to reinstate a mining lease cancelled by the country earlier this month, Industrial Minerals (subscription required) reported.
Rare Earth – PAW says its Mrima Hill project in Kenya is one of the world's highest-grade niobium deposits and is "the highest-grade undeveloped rare earth deposit outside of China."
Rare Earth – Pacific Wildcat Resources Corp. (TSXV:PAW) announced a Total Rare Earth Mineral Resource estimate for the Mrima Hill Niobium and Rare Earth Project in Kenya.
Rare Earth – Pacific Wildcat Resources Corp. (TSXV:PAW) announced updates on the Metallurgical Development Program for the Mrima Hill Niobium and Rare Earths Project in Kenya.
Rare Earth – Pacific Wildcat Resources Corp. (TSXV:PAW) announced additional assay results from drilling at the Mrima Hill Niobium and Rare Earth Project in Kenya.
Copper – A new potential use for copper is being looked at, and if successful, it could save lives.
Oil – While most of the world’s “cheap easy” oil has already been discovered, East Africa remains largely unexplored and boasts high potential.
Oil – Kenya’s shilling falls for a third day, the most extensive losing streak in a month, on heightened dollar demand from oil importers.
Gas – Reuters reported that Kenya's first offshore gas discovery, found by Apache Corp. (NYSE:APA), which is operating on behalf of Britian's Tullow Oil plc (LSE:TLW) and Australia-based Pancontinental Oil & Gas NL (ASX:PCL), is not large enough for commercial production.