mining and exploration in kenya

KENYA: Greenpeace Writes Kenyan Government, Demands an End ...

Aug 06, 2021· The group also asked for the reallocation of budget funding for coal exploration and to put a stop to coal mining in the country. "Re-allocate the funds for coal exploration and mining to just, accessible, affordable and clean renewable energy projects in Kenya that will enable Kenyans to power their livelihoods, build back better from the ...

PETROLEUM (EXPLORATION AND PRODUCTION) ACT - …

CAP. 308 [Rev. 2012] Petroleum (Exploration and Production) [Issue 1] 8 7. Constitution of blocks, etc. (1) For the purposes of this Act, the Minister may, by notice in the Gazette, divide Kenya and the continental shelf into numbered areas, and each area shall

Mining & Minerals - ALN Kenya

Acting for the Government of Kenya (GoK) on its Mui Basin coal concession to Fenxi Mining (China), the first ever granted on a public private partnership basis, including structuring and negotiating all transaction documents (such as the benefits sharing agreement, exploration licence, mining lease and investment agreement), ensuring ...

Impact of Gold mining on the Environment and Human Health ...

Ogola, J.S.: 1995, Environmentally Sound and Sustainable Development, A Case Study of Artisan Gold Mining and Processing in the Migori District, Kenya, Proceedings of the Workshop on Environmentally Sound Management and Exploration of Mineral Resources, Entebbe, Uganda, pp. 64–80.

Upstream – National Oil Corporation of Kenya

A Lamu basin study by National Oil between 1991-1995 led Kenya to subdivide the basin (both onshore and offshore) into 10 exploration blocks, with a further two created by 2001. This, followed by massive gas discoveries in Mozambique in 2003, renewed exploration interest within the region. Gazettement of new blocks in 2003 allowed Woodside ...

OIL EXPLORATION IN KENYA: SUCCESS REQUIRES …

manner, not only will help Kenya improve the sharing of benefits of its oil, gas and mining resources, but is also important for preventing any further escalation of tensions and conflict. Experience shows that without access to information and meaningful consultation, most local communities confronted with oil, gas and mining will

About – Mora Mining and Explorations

Blessing has worked for and with Remote Exploration Services in South Africa, Kalahari Geoenergy in Zambia, Essar minerals and ACR in Zimbabwe, 3D Earth Exploration in Botswana, Sables Zambia, KenGen in Kenya and FNA mining South Africa.

Mining And Exploration In Kenya

Kenya Mine Exploration News - Mining Industry Today. Kenya Mine Exploration News Live Feed Dec 15, 2014 - 19:02 GMT NR #2014-23 ... Kenya's Mining Laws Must Be Carefully Thought Out. Nov 17, 2014 - 08:41 GMT. Read more

Kenya's mining industry: set for a boom?

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 neighbours Tanzania and Uganda?

Exploration focus a priority in building Kenya mining sector

Oct 31, 2017· Exploration is the first critical step to building a mining industry and Kenya is heavily invested in this specific area and hopes to conclude a national airborne geophysical survey by the end of 2017. "This will provide clarity and guidance for explorers and will further reduce exploration costs for potential investors," Mohamed highlights.

Mining and Mineral Exploration Company. AfriGround ...

AfriGround Exploration Limited is a geotechnical and hydrological company passionate about offering diverse and custom made solutions in Mineral Exploration, Mine Evaluation and Grade Control Drilling, Geophysical Surveying, Geotechnical Engineering, GIS and Remote Sensing, Hydrological Survey, Water Quality Analysis, Environmental and Social Compliance.

REPUBLIC OF KENYA ––––––– KENYA GAZETTE SUPPLEMENT

108—Rights conferred by mining licence. 109—Obligations under mining licence. 110—Record-keeping and reporting requirements. 111—Amendment of programme of mining operations. 112—Newly discovered minerals. 113—Cessation, suspension, or curtailment of production in respect of mining licences. 114—Renewal of mining licence.

REPUBLIC OF KENYA MINISTRY OF MINING

Since independence, Kenya has pursued economic policies that promote agriculture and tourism for economic growth and development. As a result, the mining sector has received little attention leading to low investment in the sector. Currently, the sector contributes 0.8 percent to GDP and this is expected to increase to three (3) percent per annum by 2017 and ten (10) percent by 2030 as envisaged in the …

State Department for Petroleum – The Ministry of Petroleum ...

Kenya has four (4) petroleum exploration basin and these are: Lamu Basin, Anza Basin, Mandera Basin and Tertiary Rift Basin. Oil and gas exploration in the country began in 1956 and the breakthrough came in March 2012 with the discovery well –Ngamia 1 Well, in Lokichar Basin in Turkana County.

Carbonatite Rare Earth Elements Deposits | Geology for ...

Jun 19, 2020· The government of Kenya revoked the mining license issued to Cortec Mining Kenya Ltd in March 2013, stopping further exploration and mine development. The license issue has not been resolved to date, but with rising global demand for niobium and REE, the Mrima Hill deposit remains one of the largest undeveloped niobium-REE deposits in the world.

Shanta Gold Obtains Further High Grade Drilling Results ...

Visible Gold Identified In Three Intersections Across 11 Holes Drilled. East Africa-focused gold producer Shanta Gold (AIM: SHG) has obtained positive high-grade from exploration at the West Kenya Project. CEO, Eric Zurrin, also revealed that a resource update, focused on approximately 10% of the total NI43-101 Inferred resource of 1.2 Moz between 0-200m in depth, and partially using the ...

East African Mining News - Unearthing mining opportunities ...

Seven mining rights for Mbeya power project August 19, 2019 3,954 ; WearCheck wins double awards in Europe August 20, 2019 3,054 ; Acacia halts North Mara gold processing over leak August 23, 2019 3,034 ; Barclays Africa plans Kenya gold ETF listing early this year March 29, 2017 2,924 ; Kenya's President flags off first crude oil shipment at ...

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As the world's largest mining event, the show covers the entire industry – exploration, mine development, open pit and underground mining, processing, safety, environmental improvement and more. Our Commitment to Your Safety. Your health and safety is our top priority. We are committed to following the guidance of the CDC, state and local ...

Mayfox Mining | Leadership | Metal Exploration Kenya

Hons (Econ), MIB. Mugwe Manga is a co-founder of Mayfox Mining Company Limited and has served as commercial director since 2012. He manages the company's business development strategy and has been integrally involved in the implementation of its mineral exploration programs. After having completed his IB diploma from the prestigious Sevenoaks ...

Migori Gold Project - Red Rock Resources plc

Red Rock holds a 75% direct interest in Mid Migori Mining Company Ltd ("MMM") which controls a 1.2Moz JORC gold resource in Kenya held in two exploration licenses. Location The licences ("SPL"), which cover an area of approximately 245km ² are located in the SW corner of Kenya, approximately 290km west of the capital Nairobi.

The Ministry of Petroleum and Mining

Suitable target areas may then be staked as mineral claims to secure the mineral rights. OIL AND GAS EXPLORATION Petroleum Exploration in Kenya began in the 1950s within the Lamu Basin. It was until 2012 when the first commercially viable oil discovery was made in the Tertiary rift, followed by significant gas discoveries in offshore Lamu basin.

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We are minning company based in Africa and precisely in Kenya. We trade Gold Diamond Tin Iron Ore Alluminium and other mined minerals. ... KNOW MORE WELCOME TO,Zambia MINERALS is a producing gold, development, and exploration company operating in the Iron Quadrangle, a prolific greenstone belt ABOUT US Read More. 01 ... We are mining company ...

Petroleum industry in Kenya - Wikipedia

The petroleum industry in Kenya is relatively new in terms of mining and exploration. Oil was first discovered in 2012 by British firm Tullow Oil. As to whether they are commercially viable is still being analysed. Currently, the oil industry is controlled by importation and refining.

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) and other precious minerals.

Reviving Kenya's mining sector - Business Daily

2 · The mining sector has immense potential to be a core driver of Kenya's economic revival in the post-COVID-19 era. As it stands, the $300m Base Titanium Kwale mineral sands project, which is also ...

Modernising gemstone mining in Kenya

Oct 15, 2018· Modernising gemstone mining in Kenya. Exclusive interview with Dr Cedric Simonet, a mineral exploration and development consultant with Akili Minerals Services and chairman of Kenya Chamber of Mines, the official host of the upcoming Kenya Mining Forum. At the event, Dr Simonet is part of a panel discussion during the "Spotlight on the ...

Kenya Mining Cadastre Portal - Help: Registration

The Mining Cadastre Portal and all of the information it contains are provided "as is" without warranty of any kind, whether express or implied. All implied warranties, including, without limitation, implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and …

REPUBLIC OF KENYA MINISTRY OF MINING

applicants to undertake exploration and mining operations sought. This has led the process to be open to manipulation by speculators who either sell or hoard mineral rights for financial gains. 2.2 Access to Land for Exploration and Mining The Constitution of Kenya vests minerals on the National Government in trust for the people.

Opportunities for Oil Exploration – National Oil ...

The Basins. Kenya's Petroleum potential is best depicted by the four large sized sedimentary basins that straddle the Country. (sedimentary basins & exploration blocks map). These are Lamu, Anza, Mandera, and Tertiary Rift basins. The sedimentary. basins are divided into exploration blocks as shown below.

Minerals & Mining – The Ministry of Petroleum and Mining

This aim is to ascertain revenue collected from mineral production and to ensure correct declaration by mining companies. During the Contract period, the Ministry will: Establish Four (4) Mineral Audit Offices at the Port of Mombasa, Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, Taveta and Busia 31 st March 2019.

Recent Exploration and Mining for Gold in Kenya ...

Nov 20, 2015· Although Kenya has for a long time been known as the primary producer of non-metallic minerals such as fluorspar, soda ash and a variety of valuable gemstones, resent gold exploration puts the country on the map of top gold producers in Africa. Quite a number of gold mining firms have been granted exploration licenses in […]

List Of Licensed Oil And Gas Exploration Companies In Kenya

Mar 27, 2021· There are 19 top licensed oil and gas exploration companies in Kenya across all the 35 blocks in the country. Kenya in 2016 put a freeze on the issuance of new licenses to new exploration companies citing low levels of investments in the upstream sector following the collapse of oil prices.

Kenyan Cabinet Secretary of Petroleum and Mining Hon. John ...

Sep 07, 2021· John Munyes, Cabinet Secretary for Kenya's Ministry of Petroleum and Mining,Photo credit Boniface Okendo/Standard. In a recent move to position East-Africa as an attractive investment destination, Kenya has joined a myriad of African ministers from across the continent, including regional neighbors Somalia and South Sudan, coming to Cape Town for the highly anticipated African Energy …

(PDF) Geology and Mineral Resources of Kenya with special ...

Annual production (metric tons) from 2006 to 2010 was respectively: 83,428; 82,000; 98,248; 15,667 and 44,500 Other important mineral resources of Kenya Coal: Exploration and Mining for Coal in Kenya is a recent development Significant quantities of coal in the Mui Basin around Kitui, Mutitu and Mwingi areas Mui Coal Basin – located 180 km ...

Applied Geology & Mining | Professional Services in ...

Applied Geology and Mining (Pty) Ltd (AG&M) is a professional geological and mining consultancy based in South Africa, but able to operate throughout Africa and elsewhere in the world. AG&M has recently entered into a partnership with a similar organisation in Kenya that will expand its services in East Africa with the support of on-the-ground field crews and geophysical and core drilling ...