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News Angola » Lunda North: Canada’s Tango Mining sets up partnership for diamond mining in Angola

News channel or source: https://macauhub.com.mo/2018/02/09/pt-canadiana-tango-mining-constitui-parceria-para-explorar-diamantes-em-angola/
Publication date: hursday 08 February 2018

Tango Mining Ltd and CCML signed a document pledging US$1.3 million to develop the Txapemba Project, which covers an area of 84 square kilometres in the municipality of Cambulo, in Angola’s Lunda Norte province. On 11 September 2017, the Canadian company ...

News Angola » Lunda North: Angola/DRC - Congolese Refugees to Start Returning Home in March

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201801150281.html
Publication date: Sunday 14 January 2018

Kananga — The authorities of Angola's north-eastern Lunda Norte Province last Saturday in Kananga, chief town of DRC's Kasai Central Province, received guarantees of political stability that will enable the return home, as from March, of the over 31,000 ...

News Angola » Lunda North: Angola confiscates mine from former president's 'kin'

News channel or source: http://www.thecitizen.co.tz/News/africa/Angola-confiscates-mine-from-former-president-s--kin--/3302426-4283346-8jo214z/index.html
Publication date: Sunday 28 January 2018

Angola has extensive diamond reserves, principally in the provinces of Lunda Norte and Lunda Sul in the north-east. The two provinces share a border with both DR Congo and Congo-Brazzaville. President Lourenço took over from Mr dos Santos last August ...

News Angola » Lunda North: Dundo Journal; In Angola Now, Death and Diamonds Go Together

News channel or source: http://www.nytimes.com/1993/05/26/world/dundo-journal-in-angola-now-death-and-diamonds-go-together.html
Publication date: uesday 25 May 1993

At the same time, by controlling Lunda Norte, Unita has hurt the Government by depriving it of a highly lucrative source of revenue. Diamond mining is one of Angola's oldest industries, dating from 1912, when deposits were first discovered in the Cuango ...

News Angola » Lunda North: Plane crash kills 7 in Angola's Lunda Norte

News channel or source: http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-10/14/c_136678330.htm
Publication date: Friday 13 October 2017

LUANDA, Oct. 13 (Xinhua) -- Six Angolans and a South African were killed in a plane crash in Angola's northeastern Lunda Norte province, the authorities announced Friday. In a press conference, the director of the Office of Prevention and Investigation of ...

News Angola » Lunda North: New diamond mine inaugurated in Angola

News channel or source: http://www.miningweekly.com/article/a-new-diamond-mine-is-inaugurated-in-angola-2016-04-15
Publication date: hursday 14 April 2016

Perhaps symbolic of the resurgence in Angola’s diamond sector was the discovery, in February, of the biggest diamond ever found in the country – a 7-cm-long, 404.2 ct stone. It was recovered at the Lulo mine, in Lunda Norte. Lulo is 40%-owned by ...

News Angola » Lunda North: Angola expels 2,884 Congolese

News channel or source: http://sunnewsonline.com/angola-expels-2884-congolese/
Publication date: Sunday 05 November 2017

The new government of Angola has expelled 2,884 Congolese illegal migrants, state-owned media confirmed. State news agency Angop said the illegal migrants were rounded up in Lunda Norte Province between September and October. Lunda Norte Province is ...

News Angola » Lunda North: Lucapa discovers 103 carat diamond at Lulo project

News channel or source: https://steelguru.com/mining/lucapa-discovers-103-carat-diamond-at-lulo-project/499532
Publication date: Wednesday 10 January 2018

Australian Mining reported that Lucapa Diamond Company has recovered a 103-carat diamond from its flagship Lulo diamond project in Angola’s Lunda Norte region. The company said that it is the ninth diamond of over 100 carats to have been recovered by ...

News Angola » Lunda North: Giant $20 million diamond found in Angola by WA company Lucapa

News channel or source: http://www.abc.net.au/news/2016-02-15/giant-diamond-found-in-angola-by-wa-company-lucapa/7168974
Publication date: onday 15 February 2016

Lucapa Diamond Company found the massive 404-carat diamond at its Lulo Diamond Project in Angola's Lunda Norte province, in the country's north-east. It is the biggest diamond ever found in Angola. Lucapa chairman Miles Kennedy said it was a huge achievement.