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Colonnade Mining Wins Drilling Contract for Bada Potash Project

EGME is part of Essel Group, the Indian multinational conglomerate. In 2015, it acquired the Bada potash exploration license located in the Danakil region of Eritrea.

EGME appointed Colonnade Mining Group as drilling contractor for its Bada potash project in Eritrea. Drilling to commence by the 3rd week of October, for an expected period of 30 days.

BY BUSINESS WIRE

Essel Group ME Limited (‘EGME’) is pleased to announce that it has appointed Colonnade Mining Group (Eritrea) Limited (‘Colonnade’) as drilling contractor for its Bada potash project, located in the northern Danakil region of Eritrea, East Africa (‘Bada’). Continue reading Colonnade Mining Wins Drilling Contract for Bada Potash Project

Essel Group ME (EGME): Bada Potash Project to Commence Production in 2018

The Indian multinational conglomerate Essel Group, who in 2015 acquired the Bada Potash exploration license from the Canadian NGEX Resources, said potash production from its Eritrea project will commence in 2018.

BY WORLD FERTILIZER

With potash playing a key role in meeting agriculture’s needs with 95% of it being used as fertilizer, World Fertilizer’s Assistant Editor Harleigh Hobbs spoke to Punkaj Gupta, Joint Managing Director & Group Chief Executive of Essel Group ME, about the company, its flagship potash project and the future of the industry. Continue reading Essel Group ME (EGME): Bada Potash Project to Commence Production in 2018

Essel (EGME) Targets Potash Licence in Eritrea

ESSEL Middle East of India is now the new entrant for potash mining in Eritrea after acquiring Canadian company NGEx Resources’ Bada potash exploration licence

By MiningWeekly,

Essel Group India subsidiary, Essel Group Middle East (EGME) has continued its expansion into the African mining sector through the acquisition of Canadian company NGEx Resources’ Bada potash exploration licence, in Eritrea.

The company aimed to start the first phase of drilling at the little-explored 736 km2 mining area located in the Danakil Depression, about 150 km south-east of Eritrea’s capital city, Asmara, in October. Continue reading Essel (EGME) Targets Potash Licence in Eritrea