Tuesday, December 06, 2016

Africa Continues To Expand Into Mining

Burkina Faso wants to share its gold wealth

We are a hundred meters underground, in the tunnels of the Bagassi gold mine. It’s one of eight in Burkina Faso and operated by Canadian company Roxgold. Its goal is to mine 3 tons of gold every year for 10 years. Gold has become the Burkina Faso’s key export product, accounting for a high percentage of…