Tags : Mining

AngloGold Obuasi Mine to resume underground ore mining by mid-October

AngloGold Ashanti has announced that underground ore mining at the Obuasi Gold Mine would resume by mid-October this year. However, Gold production from underground ore sources is expected to recommence only in January 2022. In a statement the company said for the remainder of 2021, underground ore would be used only to replenish the Run-of-Mine stockpile. […]Read More

Gov’t Selects Rocksure Int’l As Strategic Partner For $6b Nyinahin-Mpasaaso

President Akufo-Addo has announced government’s approval of the selection of Rocksure International as strategic partner for the Ghana Integrated Aluminium Development Corporation (GIADEC) towards the development of the $6 billion dollars Nyinahin-Mpasaaso mine. Addressing attendees of the launch ceremony of the Integrated Aluminium Industry projects and signing ceremony of project two (2) at the Africa […]Read More

“GOVERNMENT SEEKS ASANTEHENE’S SUPPORT IN ILLEGAL MINING FIGHT

A four-member delegation from the Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources and the Minerals Commission has called on the Asantehene, Otumfou Osei Tutu II, in Kumasi to seek his support in the fight against illegal small-scale mining. The courtesy call was also to formally invite the Asantehene to the Regional Consultative Dialogue on Small-Scale Mining, […]Read More

Safeguarding water sources from irresponsible mining

Water is essential to life on our planet. Most farming communities tread long distances in search of drinking water. A prerequisite of sustainable development must be to ensure uncontaminated streams, rivers, lakes and oceans. There is a growing public concern about the conditions of fresh water bodies in Ghana. Increasing human activities such as illegal […]Read More

Stop galamsey menace – Otumfuo charges minister

The Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, has charged the Minister of Lands and Natural Resources, Mr Samuel Abu Jinapor, to take bold step to stem the menace of illegal mining popularly known as galamsey. He said the nation could not wait any longer in ensuring a complete elimination of the canker as that was the […]Read More