The child labourers risking their lives in Ghana’s illegal

The child labourers risking their lives in Ghana’s illegal gold mines. Our investigation reveals a shady supply chain stretching from west Africa’s hazardous gold mines through Dubai and on to ...

Resolute Mining to sell Bibiani Gold Mine in Ghana for $105m

Dec 16, 2020 · Africa-focused miner Resolute Mining has signed a binding agreement to sell the Bibiani Gold Mine in Ghana for $105m. The mine will be acquired by Chijin International (HK), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Chifeng Jilong Gold Mining. As agreed, Resolute will receive $5m deposit on signing the agreement and the remaining $100m on completion.


Established in 2010, TAB-Forest Mining,Ltd is a gold exploration and mining company in Ghana, West Africa. With one hundred plus (100+) gold concessions, including fifteen (15) large scale concessions and over one point two million plus (1,200,000+) tons of above ground tailings, located in Ghana’s prolific gold mining belts, the company’s near-term objective is to process its above ground tailing stockpile along with the develop its small scale alluvial mines and, over time, develop …

Mining Law 2021 | Laws and Regulations | Ghana | ICLG

Oct 09, 2020 · The Chamber of Mines proposes to assist mineral refineries in the country to receive international accreditation so as to help market their products. The object is to reduce the reliance of mining companies in Ghana on foreign refineries and thereby save the country the costs of foreign exchange.

What Are The Major Natural Resources Of Ghana? - WorldAtlas

Jan 04, 2019 · Ghana's gold deposits have attracted companies from Canada such as the Red Back Mining Company, and companies from South Africa such as the Anglo Gold Ashanti Company. For most of the early 1990s, approximately 20% of the gold mined in Ghana was extracted from underground mines particularly in the Ashanti region.

NASA and the Illegal Ghanaian Gold Mines - Bloomberg

Jun 17, 2019 · The illegal gold mine is hidden just past a thick grove of cocoa trees, a little ways off the two-lane road through Sagyimase, Ghana, a rural town a couple hours’ drive north of the West African...


Ghana‟s flagship mineral, gold had declined to about 283,000 ounces per annum. 2.0 Overview of Ghana’s Minerals and Mining Sector Ghana is well endowed with substantial mineral resources, the major ones being gold, diamonds, manganese and bauxite. Gold is the predominant mineral produced in the country accounting for over 90% of

PDF) Analysis of the Trends of Gold Mining in Ghana

Feb 13, 2009 · Indigenous mining of gold in Ghana dates as far back as the 4th century. Large scale mining began in Ghana around 1500. Over the years, gold has been Ghana…

Mining Ghana’s bauxite would bring in billions from China

Oct 28, 2019 · Ghana has long been known for its gold mining, but illegal small-scale mining so polluted bodies of water throughout Ghana that experts warned the …

Gold mining in Ghana: Going underground with a child miner

Alongside the vast gold fields of Ghana are thousands of illegal mines or "galamsey" where unskilled miners dream of hitting the big time, but it's dangerous BBC Africa Eye follows the story of Justice Afekey over the course of eight years from when he left school to try and get rich quick, by working in...

Gold Fields Ghana - Home | Facebook

Gold Fields Ghana. 21,145 likes · 108 talking about this. Welcome to the official Gold Fields Ghana Facebook page. Gold Fields is a globally diversified producer of gold with 10 operating mines and...

Gold mining declining fast in Ghana - Africa's second largest

Jan 02, 2014 · In mid-2013, Newmont Mining – a major gold producer employing about 2,500 people in Ghana – announced that it would lay off 300 employees as a result of streamlining measures.

Ghana now Africa’s largest gold producer, but reforms await

Oct 08, 2019 · Ghana’s gold output of 4.8 million ounces in 2018 surpassed South Africa’s 4.2 million ounce total for the first time. But beating South Africa, where mining is plagued by industrial militancy and the deepest mines in the world, was always likely to happen sooner or later.

Getting it right: Case study of the Ahafo Gold Mine, Ghana - PDF

Ghana ancient gold producer; modern gold mining last 100 years; mostly state-owned. Ahafo: 17 years from first discovery to production, 14 different deposits- string of pearls along 50km strike; five different reporting Resettlement is very difficult to get right Free Prior & Informed Consent is coming!

Obuasi Gold Mine, Ghana

The Obuasi gold mine, located 200km north-west of Accra in Ghana, was the major asset of Ashanti Goldfields Company (AGC), established in London in 1897. AGC started underground mining in 1907. Lonrho purchased AGC in 1969 and the Ghanaian Government reduced its holding in 1994, leaving...

Romance Scams | U.S. Embassy in Ghana

U.S. citizens should be alert to attempts at fraud by persons who profess friendship or romantic interest over the Internet, especially those claiming to be U.S. citizens living, traveling or serving in the U.S. military in Ghana. Correspondents’ quick transition to discussion of intimate matters could be an indicator of fraudulent intent. Correspondents may cultivate ...

Ghana scams | Africa romance and dating | Ghana Scammers warning

Ghana is a hot-bed for dating scams and huge money scams involving gold and diamonds. What we have initiated through our investigations is that in the U.S. there is several times a middle man that refers the victim to the scammer.

Delicate Balance: The Impact of Gold Mining in Ghana

Newmont Mining poured its first gold in Ahafo, a small village about 180 kilometers north of Accra, in July 2006. With reserves of 20 million ounces, the mine promises large economic gains not just for one of the leading gold producers of the world, but also for the economy of Ghana.

Ghana scraps Resolute’s mining lease for Bibiani Gold Mine

Resolute Mining said that the mining lease for its Bibiani Gold Mine in Ghana has been scrapped by the Ghanaian government. NS Energy is using cookies We use them to give you the best experience.

Ghana Just Scratching Surface of Illegal Gold Mining

It got broken, and this is the result," he says. The toxic slime landed a few meters away from a stream that flows into the Birim, a river supplying water to Ghana cracked down on illegal small-scale gold mining in 2017, after the national water company warned that the chemicals discharged by what is...