USD 11 million for research

A national geology service is expected to be operational in 2018 and will participate in the exercise of the certification of mineral reserves in the DRC.

The Congolese government has put – on paper – heavy means for geophysical work throughout the national territory. More than 21 billion FC (21 185 840 934 FC), or 11.682.938,6 dollars. According to the Ministry of Mines, the government will finance in own resources this operation to silence the controversy which returns in snake of sea on the reserves and the real financial value of the ores of DR Congo. Read more