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Tuesday
Aug052014

Why West Africa is Primed for Gold Discoveries: Andy Jackson

“A significant portion of the global exploration budget is directed at West Africa today1, so Sprott is putting a lot of its focus on this area.” Andy Jackson, Chief Geologist at Sprott Global Resource Investments Ltd., helps our team hunt down opportunities in natural resources. Initially from Zimbabwe, he has extensive experience with exploration around the world, including Africa.

What do investors need to understand about opportunities in West Africa?

“There have probably been more significant discoveries in West Africa in the last 5 or 10 years than in any other part of the world, so it’s currently a focus for me for two main reasons. First, West Africa has the right geology for gold deposits – that’s the main reason. The second reason is that it’s a relatively politically stable part of Africa.

“There are two areas of particular interest to me. The first is the so-called Kinieba Inlier, which is made up of Proterozoic Birimian rocks exposed through a ‘window’ of younger cover rocks. Birimian rocks produce most of West Africa’s gold. The Kenieba Inlier is located in Eastern Senegal and Western Mali.

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The miners have started 2014 very well indeed on the back of rising gold prices, so the question is; is this the real deal or another head fake? Is the bottom really in? Could there be a final capitulation just ahead of us? Will the summer doldrums take the PMs lower?

 

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