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Cashew Farmers

69 year old adjudged overall best farmer in Amansie West

Sixty-nine (69) year old Isaac Ofosu-Otu has been adjudged the overall best farmer in the Amansie West District. For his prize, he took home a...
mining

Illegal gold mining endangers Tanzania’s biodiversity nature reserve

Illegal mining along the Zigi River in Tanzania's East Usambara Mountains is endangering the survival of an internationally recognized biodiversity nature reserve in the...
fire

24 fire disasters swept Obuasi in just three months

Mr. Ben O. Carlis-Paitoo, the Municipal Fire Officer, who announced this said one of the incidents that left two people dead was found through...
Randgold

Randgold rakes huge profits

Speaking at the mine’s quarterly briefing for local media, Bristow described this as a significant achievement, particularly in the context of a global gold...
Wpid Mining

Legal gold mining gaining ground in Cameroon

In the month of September 2015, 63.41 kg of gold worth 1.05 billion CFA francs (1.83 million U.S. dollars) was produced, up from 58.483...
Massive Illegal Mining

Stop pushing kids into illegal mining

The Ashanti Regional Minister, Mr. Peter Anarfi-Mensah, has warned against pushing minors into illegal gold mining to support household incomes. Their place,...
One of the sites where the illegal miners operate. One of the sites where the illegal miners operate.

15 Burkina Faso miners trapped in collapsed mine

Fifteen people are still trapped in a gold mine that collapsed on April 30 in Burkina Faso's northern region of Djibo, an official source...

Gold Mining Challenge In Ghana

Although lower prices and higher costs are a concern for Ghana?s mining industry, the Mining Commission?s re-evaluation of prospecting licences could add some momentum...