Shomka Resources Ltd signs definitive agreement to acquire 100% of the shares of the Namoya Mine in the Maniema Province, DR of Congo (DRC) from Banro Corporation Ltd in exchange for payment of royalties from production

Victor Shomary

Victor Kasongo Shomary est un homme politique de la République démocratique du Congo. Il a été nommé vice-ministre aux Mines dans le gouvernement Gizenga du 6 février 2007.

DRC mining community embraces the DRC Mining Industry Awards in Kinshasa


4 September 2015 DRC mining community embraces the DRC Mining Industry Awards in Kinshasa“Honouring excellence and achievements in the DRC’s growing mining sector” The mining industry in DRC will once again honour its top industry leaders and projects at the DRC Mining Industry Awards that will take place at a high-level gala dinner during the iPAD DRC Mining & Infrastructure Indaba on Wednesday, 15 October in Kinshasa.

Conflict minerals not fueling M23 rebellion


johannesburg ( – The capture of Goma by M23 rebel forces is the latest demonstration of the ineffectiveness of the government of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and its army (the FARDC). Whatever the political machinations behind the military’s most recent capitulation may be, the overarching themes are the longstanding institutional and governance weaknesses of Congo’s central authorities – weaknesses that the Southern Africa Resource Watch (SARW) has highlighted multiple times in its reports and analyses.