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Tracing conflict gold in the Democratic Republic of the

23/06/2017· Mine shafts dot a shaved green mountainside in Congo’s gold-rich province of South Kivu. The tunnels are propped up by tree trunks and plastic sheets — inside, the damp air fills the lungs and

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Mining industry of the Democratic Republic of the Congo

The Mining industry of the Democratic Republic of the Congo is a significant factor in the world's production of cobalt, copper, diamond, tantalum, tin, and gold. It is the Democratic Republic of the Congo's largest source of export income. In 2009, the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) had an estimated $24 trillion in untapped mineral deposits, including the world's largest reserves of

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At least 50 killed in collapsed gold mine in east Congo

GOMA (Democratic Republic of Congo), Sept 12 — At least 50 people are thought to have died when an artisanal gold mine collapsed near Kamituga in the east of the Democratic Republic of Congo yesterday afternoon, a local mining NGO said. The cave-in occurred on the “Detroit” mine site at...

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Child labor still rife in Democratic Republic of Congo

According to the UN children's agency, UNICEF, about 40,000 children work in cobalt mines in the Democratic Republic of Congo. For a shift of up to 24 hours underground, most earn less than $2 (1

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Congo gold miners search for bodies after landslides

Informal gold miners in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo scoured rubble on Saturday for more than 50 colleagues presumed dead after a mine collapsed under the weight of heavy rain.

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Gold Mining in the Democratic Republic of Congo

26/11/2015· Banro’s second gold mine is the Namoya mine, which is expected to produce about 9,000 to 10,000 ounces of gold each month. The mine lies on the Twangiza-Namoya gold belt and is located in the Maniema province southwest of the Twangiza mine. The Namuyo mine is believed to contain about 20.5 million tons of ore containing about 1.27 million ounces of gold.

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Congo's Conflict Gold Photo 7 CBS News

This gold is from Langa Langa in South Kivu, Democratic Republic of the Congo. Every year, 11,000 pounds of gold are mined eastern Congo, and at a price of $15,000 per pound, the gold generates

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Pink coffins mark growing death toll of Congo gold mine

14/09/2020· Pink coffins mark growing death toll of Congo gold mine collapse. 0. 09/14/2020 01:52pm EDT *: *: * KAMITUGA, Democratic Republic of Congo, Sept 14 (Reuters) P ink painted coffins lined a hillside in eastern Congo on Monday as rescuers filled them with the bodies of victims of a gold mine cave-in, in which 50 people are feared dead. Alexandre Ngandu Kamundala, deputy mayor of

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Investigating DR Congo′s illegal gold trade Africa DW

Africa Investigating DR Congo's illegal gold trade. The conflict-ridden African nation is rich in gold — and gold smugglers, who are often linked to rebel groups.

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Troubles at Banro Gold Mine in Eastern Congo YouTube

04/11/2015· Canadian mining company Banro has encountered challenges at its industrial gold mine in the Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, with locals complaining of

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Pink coffins mark growing death toll of Congo gold

Pink coffins mark growing death toll of Congo gold mine collapse. 0. 09/14/2020 01:52pm EDT *: *: * KAMITUGA, Democratic Republic of Congo, Sept 14 (Reuters) P ink painted coffins lined a hillside in eastern Congo on Monday as rescuers filled them with the bodies of victims of a gold mine cave-in, in which 50 people are feared dead. Alexandre Ngandu Kamundala, deputy

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Congo gold miners search for bodies after landslides

Informal gold miners in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo scoured rubble on Saturday for more than 50 colleagues presumed dead after a mine collapsed under the weight of heavy rain.

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Pink coffins mark growing death toll of Congo gold

KAMITUGA, Democratic Republic of Congo (Reuters) Pink painted coffins lined a hillside in eastern Congo on Monday as rescuers filled them with the bodies of victims of a gold mine cave-in, in

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50 feared dead in Congo gold mine accident

50 feared dead in Congo gold mine accident. On September 14, 2020 4:00 am In News by Temisan Amoye. Kindly Share This Story: At least 50 people are thought to

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More than 50 killed at collapsed gold mine in eastern

12/09/2020· People gather at the scene of a gold mine collapse near the town of Kamituga, South Kivu province, in eastern Congo Friday, Sept. 11, 2020. More than 50 people are dead after landslides collapsed three artisanal gold mines near the town of Kamituga in eastern Congo’s South Kivu province on Friday, officials said.

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More than 50 feared dead after gold mine collapse in

A makeshift gold mine collapsed in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo on Saturday after continuous torrential rain in the area. The mine is located in the town of Kamituga, in South Kivu province. The accident has taken nearly 50 lives, as per the initial investigations, most of whom were young people trying to earn a living and support their families.

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Congo's Conflict Gold Photo 2 CBS News

This gold is from Langa Langa in South Kivu, Democratic Republic of the Congo. Every year, 11,000 pounds of gold are mined eastern Congo, and at a price of $15,000 per pound, the gold

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Kibali Gold Mine an open pit and underground mine

The Kibali gold mine is situated 560km north-east of Kisangani in the Orientale province, Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). Developed in an area of 1,836km² on the Moto goldfields, the site is one of the largest gold mines in Africa.. The open pit and underground integrated mining at Kibali was commissioned in September 2013 and the mine has a life of 18 years.

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Gold worth billions is smuggled out of Africa new

A Tanzanian parliamentary report estimated that 90 percent of annual production of informally mined gold is smuggled out of the country: The government wants the

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The Congo Mines That Supply "Conflict Minerals" For

The country’s mines produce near half of the world’s supply of tantalum, as well as a large percentage of its tin ore, tungsten, gold, and dozens of

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