Niger grants new gold permits

The government of Niger has granted new permits to search for gold in the regions of Agadez and Zinder, it was learned on Monday, February 17. According to information published by the authorities and reported in the local media, the winning bidders are the companies Sidi Amar et fils, the China Africa Mining Products Trading Company (SCPMCA), Manga-Kawar-mines and the Zhong Ying Group company.