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SADPO is very aware of the huge backlog in the issuing of mining licenses.  The Minerals Council (of which SADPO and its members are affiliated members) is also addressing this issue with the top officials in DMRE.   We want to drive this issue from within our own structures as well, but to do that we need some facts & details.  Included herewith, please find a Mining...

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South Africa’s vaccine rollout program was all set to kick off after the Government had received the first consignment of the AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 vaccine on 1 February, with the health care workers prioritized for mid-February. However, results from the South African trial of the vaccine, conducted in about 2000 people, found such 25 % efficacy against mild and moderate disease, that it would not meet...

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We want to thank Martin Creamer & his team at Mining Weekly for the great article.  We are all working together to save the small-scale alluvial diamond mining industry. Please view the article / video here: https://www.miningweekly.com/article/alluvial-diamond-miners-outline-way-to-save-fast-shrinking-industry-2021-02-11  ...

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ALGEMENE JAARVERGADERING Hiermee word u kennis gegee vir die SADPO Algemene Jaarvergadering 2020 in terme van paragraaf 5.2 van SADPO se Grondwet. Paragraaf 5.2 van die Grondwet lees as volg: 5.2  Ten minste dertig (30) dae kennis van enige voorgenome algemene jaarvergadering en/of spesiale jaarvergadering moet aan alle lede gegee word, hetsy by wyse van e-pos en/of SMS en/of publikasie op SADPO se amptelike webtuiste.  Hiermee word u...

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Ingevolge paragraaf 5.2 van SADPO se Grondwet word u hiermee kennis gegee van die Algemene Jaarvergadering.     Paragraaf 5.2 van die Grondwet lees as volg:   5.2   Ten minste dertig (30) dae kennis van enige voorgenome algemene jaarvergadering en / of spesiale jaarvergadering moet aan alle lede gegee word, hetsy by wyse van e-pos en / of SMS en / of publikasie op SADPO se amptelike webtuiste.    Hiermee die datums...

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Our Diggers’ Conference took place on 15 March 2019 at the Christiana All Seasons Resort, Christiana, North West Province, and what a success!   SADPO would like to thank each and every Speaker & Sponsor for their contributions towards the day.  Without them, there would not have been an event.   Each year our Conference grows in numbers and success.  New friends were made, connections, collaborations – all promising...

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