Mining Briefs: Oklo, Apollo and more

In Mining Briefs: Oklo extensions promising; Apollo confirms French tungsten; Western Reef delivers for Pantoro; Silver City finds thick mineralisation; and Rex seeks regulatory approval.

Mining Briefs: Oklo, Apollo and more Mining Briefs: Oklo, Apollo and more Mining Briefs: Oklo, Apollo and more Mining Briefs: Oklo, Apollo and more Mining Briefs: Oklo, Apollo and more

Oklo Resources’ drilling for depth and strike extensions to the shallow, oxide gold mineralisation at the Seko discovery has continued to extend the deposit’s envelope, with recent reverse circulation step-out drilling returning 37m at 2.62 grams per tonne gold from 108m, including 11m at 4.04gpt gold from 112m.

Air core drilling also returned hits up to 4.47gpt. 

Further, first pass AC drilling on other targets along the Dandoko gold corridor has begun. 

Seko had been the only target to have any drilling, however, 60 holes for 4863m have now been drilled into the Sory prospect located some 2.5km to the south.

A second rig has also been mobilised to Mali to accelerate the $3.5 million Phase 1 program with diamond drilling underway, while the first rig c...