Akobo Minerals sets a new standard for community engagement program

Extending shared values through transparency, communication and engagement are the watchwords for Akobo in building strong local ties, as practiced in our recent successful multi-stakeholder meeting in Dimma Town, Ethiopia, with federal and local government to artisanal miners, NGOs and Annuak Elders. I am proud that Akobo Minerals is living up to its conviction to […]

A fundamental milestone on the way to gold production

We have reached an agreement with the South African company Solo Resources (Pty) Ltd for delivery of a processing plant for production of gold at the Segele Mine. An important milestone for our mining operation and targeted cash flow. With this agreement, I am confident that we will be produce gold from the Segele mine […]

New gold mineralisation zone at Segele with visible gold intersection

Our ongoing exploration activities unveil new encouraging findings as we drill tested two new targets around Segele within 500m distance. Our exploration team has discovered a new gold mineralisation zone including a visible gold intersection. Moving on, we are preparing for a soil geochemical sampling program between Segele and Joru, and for a ground geophysical […]

We have appointed Sparebank1 Markets AS as financial adviser for our planned mining operations

Today we have appointed SpareBank 1 Markets AS (SB1) to advise on project financing for our upcoming gold mining operation for the Segele deposit. As financial adviser, SB1 will work closely with the Company to explore relevant funding opportunities such as equity, bank debt and offtake agreements, along with other strategic options that are available […]

Renewed exploration and mining license securing our long term gold operation.

Today we renewed our existing exploration license of 182 km2 in the Akobo region. This will secure a strong long-term position for both mining and exploration activities for the company.  The renewal is a result of many years of positive relationships with the Ministry of Mines, and the continued efforts to develop and progress our […]

A Golden Partnership with Oromia Bank

We have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the Ethiopian commercial bank, Oromia Bank. A cooperation aimed to develop domestic services related to financing new exploration and mining projects with international standards. Together, these services can support the advancement of Ethiopia’s domestic mining industry. With this collaboration, we aim to become the leading industry […]

Akobo Minerals hits more bonanza gold grade zones

Today we have released results of the next set bonanza gold grade results from our Segele mine development project. “These new results support our belief that we can maintain peak production for longer than calculated in our original scoping study” Jørgen Evjen, CEO at Akobo Minerals AB Specifically, the results, from laboratory testing, inspection, certification […]

Celebrating 100th exploration drill hole

We’re celebrating a century, having just completed our 100th exploration drill hole at Segele! And this is just the start. Congratulations to our great Akobo operations team in Ethiopia!

A new golden age: inside Ethiopian mining

Mine Magazine just published an excellent feature article concerning gold mining in Ethiopia – along with input from our CEO Jørgen Evjen. Follow this link to read the full article in Mine Magazine We have also added a text version below. A new golden age: inside Ethiopian mining Driven by gold and supported by Canada, […]

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