Changing the face of Africa's mining regulation
Changing the face of Africa's mining regulation

In sub-Saharan Africa mining is no longer about the extraction of minerals, it has become the mainstay of mineral producing economies. The prevailing themes surrounding the region's mining sector in the last quarter of the year include; regulatory pressure, growing risks from illegal mining activity and an increase in M&A activity. Despite the improved commodity prices, the region's largest mining economies are expected to witness a contraction owing to regulatory developments and operational challenges.

By Patience Panashe 2 days ago