Media coverage 2019

East & Central Africa Mining Forum in the news!



The media campaign for the event included:
- 5 press releases:  click here
- 17 expert partner and speaker interviews:  click here 


Media attending and covering the event included:

  • Kigali weighs up practicality of coltan refineries - click here 
  • Private Capital Key to Africa's Mining Growth - Premier - click here 
  • Continental Mining Firms Seek Opportunities in Rwanda - click here 
  • Russian Firm to Enter Rwanda's Mining Sector - click here 
  • Rwanda Moves To Remove “Stigma” Of Congo’s Conflict Minerals - click here
  • Rwanda’s mining sector to get boost with first ever gold refinery - click here or:

  • Africa Practice’s Chimboza weighs up investment potential in East Africa’s mining sector - click here or

  • Regional mining pioneers Ivanhoe, TechMet, Montero Mining and others to attend the East & Central Africa Mining Forum in Kigali - click here 
  • Regional mining pioneers Ivanhoe, TechMet, Montero and others to be at East & Central Africa Mining Forum in Kigali - click here 
  • Water and energy savings solutions for the mining industry - click here 
  • U Rwanda rugiye kwakira inama mpuzamahanga yitezweho kongera ishoramari mu bucukuzi bw’amabuye y’agaciro - click here 
  • U Bwongereza bwiyemeje gufasha u Rwanda kuba igicumbi cy’ibikoresho by’ubucukuzi bw’amabuye y’agaciro - click here 
  • Sosiyete yo mu Bwongereza igiye kubaka mu Rwanda uruganda rwa miliyari 14 Frw rutunganya coltan - click here 
  • Dr Ngirente yasabye Abanyafurika guhagurukira icyuho kiri hagati y’amabuye y’agaciro batunze n’umusaruro bavanamo - click here 
  • RDB yagaragarije abitabiriye inama yiga ku bucukuzi bw’amabuye y’agaciro uko ifasha ishoramari - click here 
  • East and Central Africa Mining Forum:“It should be possible to better regulate the long term relationship between the host governments and foreign investors”  - click here 

  • Rwandan press headlines formalizing regional mineral trade - click here  
  • Time To Leave UK, Invest In Africa, Lord Popat To British Investors - click here 
  • Rwanda Seeks Potential Investors To Exploit Its Dormant Mineral Deposits - click here
  • Ministerial panel to address regional trade and investment - click here 
  • East and Central Africa Mining Forum - click here 
  • New East & Central Africa Mining Forum in Rwanda in October to reignite region’s mining sector - click here 
  • Highlights from the East & Central Africa Mining Forum in Rwanda - click here or: 

  • Africa’s resource curse: potential solutions to govern minerals - click here
  • Rwanda and Russia sign cooperation agreement - click here 
  • Ivanhoe discusses opportunities in Rwanda - click here 
  • Mining pioneers to meet at East & Central Africa Mining Forum in Kigali - click here 
  • Graphite project in Tanzania is the find of a lifetime - click here 
  • ECAMF welcomes ministers from Tanzania, South Sudan and DRC- click here 
  • Transforming Rwanda into a precious metal hub - click here 
  • Foreign investment or grassroots growth – the future of mining in Rwanda - click here 
  • UK looks to Africa for trade as new Brexit deadline looms - click here 
  • UK firm to build Rwf14bn mineral factory in Rwanda - click here
  • Private capital key to Africa’s mining growth – Premier - click here
  • Continental mining firms seek opportunities in Rwanda - click here
  • Govt lines up pitch for mining investments - click here
  • Rwanda protests mineral traceability scheme - click here
  • Could lithium be Rwanda’s next big deal? - click here 
  • Editorial: Time for mining sector to truly take off - click here 
  • Regional mining pioneers Ivanhoe, TechMet, Montero Mining and others to attend the East & Central Africa Mining Forum in Kigali - click here 
  • «Le Secteur Minier génère 12 millions d’emplois sur le contient» -PM Edouard Ngirente - click here 
  • PM Ngirente calls for a competitive and attractive mining sector - click here 


  • Regions Mining Conference Coming To Kigali - click here
  • U Rwanda rwavuguruye amategeko agenga ubucukuzi bw’amabuye y’agaciro mu rwego rwo guteza imbere uyu mwuga. Dr Ngirente.