[Malawi] Mkango renews license for Songwe Hill Rare Earths project
Rare earths exploration and development company focused on Malawi Mkango Resources Ltd., has announced that the Government of Malawi has granted a further two-year renewal from 21st January 2019 to 21st January 2021 for Exclusive Prospecting Licence ("EPL") 0284 ("the Phalombe Licence"), in southeast Malawi. Mkango's flagship project, the Songwe Hill Rare Earths Project is located in the Phalombe Licence.
Mkango's primary business is exploration for rare earth elements and associated minerals in the Republic of Malawi, a country whose hospitable people have earned it a reputation as “the warm heart of Africa”.
The Company holds interests in three exclusive prospecting licenses in Malawi: the Phalombe licence, the Thambani licence and the Chimimbe Hill licence.