Galamsey pit swallows dozens at Akrokerri

Galamsey pit swallows dozens at Akrokerri

Scores of illegal miners have been swallowed by a galamsey pit that caved in at Akrokerri in the Adansi North District of the Ashanti region Thursday ...

Gov’t must prioritise investment in artisanal and small-scale mining – Third World Network-Africa

Gov’t must prioritise investment in artisanal and small-scale mining – Third World Network-Africa

Mining industry stakeholders have called for improved and sustained support for artisanal and small scale mining of both salt and gold in Ghana. Acco...

Resolve confusion over regulator for small-scale mining in Ghana – Third World Network

Resolve confusion over regulator for small-scale mining in Ghana – Third World Network

The Third World Network-Africa has called for clarity on which institution or institutions are currently exercising oversight responsibility on artisa...

Ghana Bauxite company staff resume work after renogotiation

Ghana Bauxite company staff resume work after renogotiation

Workers of the Ghana Bauxite Company Limited at Awaso in the Western Region are set to resume work following a successful renegotiation with the nine-...

Save Atewa Group Slams Minister *Over galamsey tagging comment

Save Atewa Group Slams Minister *Over galamsey tagging comment

MEMBERS of the Concerned Citizens of the Save Atewa Landscape have launched a blistering attack at the Minister for Environment, Science, Technology a...

Women urged to take up roles in the mining sector

Women urged to take up roles in the mining sector

Women’s participation in the mining sector remains low and there is a need for more to be done in encouraging them to take up opportunities in the s...

Frederick Attakumah is new MD for Asanko Gold Ghana

Frederick Attakumah is new MD for Asanko Gold Ghana

Asanko Gold Ghana has appointed Frederick Attakumah as its Executive Vice President and Managing Director of Asanko Gold Ghana. He assumes the role f...

Bauxite mining concerns, our doors are open to engage stakeholders - GIADEC

Bauxite mining concerns, our doors are open to engage stakeholders - GIADEC

The Ghana Integrated Aluminium Development Corporation (GIADEC) says it has initiated an open-door policy to engage stakeholders in the mining of Baux...

Gold gains to near highest since 2013

Gold gains to near highest since 2013

Gold’s bullish momentum has rolled into a new week. Prices extended their advance above $1,400 an ounce, near the highest level since September 201...

Operation Vanguard arrests 15 Chinese linked to illegal mining

Operation Vanguard arrests 15 Chinese linked to illegal mining

Members of the Operation Vanguard taskforce stationed at their Forward Operating Base in the Western Region on Saturday apprehended 15 suspected Chine...