african modern goldmining

Africa still struggles against imperialism - Workers World The year 2010 is the 50th anniversary of the Year of Africa, when 17 former colonial territories gained their national independence during 1960. The liberation movements in Africa had gained momentum after World War II, when the European colonial powers were weakened by . Ethiopia could be sitting on one of world's great untapped ... It probably is no exaggeration to say that Ethiopia's gold potential could rival South Africa's, which would put it somewhere around the top five gold producing nations in the world. The formation of gold deposits in South Africa - Phys In 1852, the English prospector J.H. Davis discovered the first gold in the Witwatersrand, leading to the South African gold rush and the discovery of much more gold deposits within the basin.    Read More