3T’ (Tin, Tungstens & Tantalum) Project

Rutsiro, Rwanda

Key Overview:


60km west of Kigali in the Rutsiro district



Project Status




License Situation

Small number of active exploration and artisanal mining licenses held


Located between two regional shear zones, with extensive alteration and known Tin occurrences.

Project Owner:

This opportunity is promoted by the Rwanda Mines, Petroleum, and Gas Board (RMB). Established in February 2017, RMB is the Rwandan Government body responsible for implementing and advising the government on national policies, laws, and strategy related to mines, petroleum, and gas. It is also mandated to monitor and coordinate the implementation of strategies related to mines, petroleum and gas. In addition to monitoring, it is supposed to carryout research & exploration in geology, mining and petroleum and to disseminate the findings.

Project Status:

Limited work undertaken beyond airborne geophysics, UN geochemical and recent geophysical interpretation by B2B and Bridgeporth. There is potential strike and depth extensions of known mineral occurrences.

Available Data:

  • Geological maps
  • Reports -PGW(2010), Beak (2013), RSC (2015),  B2B(2017), & Bridgeporth (2017)


Good Road Access and Power/Water Readily Available.



Open to application

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