B2Gold says Mali mine can withstand the impact of ECOWAS sanctions

JOHANNESBURG- Canadian miner B2Gold's (BTO.TO) Fekola mine in Mali continues to operate normally and remains unaffected by sanctions imposed on the country by the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), CEO Clive Johnson told reporters on Tuesday.B2Gold expects Fekola to meet its 2022 production targets and the mine appears...

ECOWAS nations sever links with Mali over Democratic Election delay

ACCRA, GHANA- West African nations will close their borders with Mali, sever diplomatic ties and impose tough economic sanctions in response to its "unacceptable" delay in holding elections following a 2020 military coup, the 15-state regional bloc said on Sunday. The fresh measures from the Economic Community of West African...