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The Minerals Commission () is the government agency that implements the law. Small-scale (artisanal) mining is reserved for Ghanaian investment. The Petroleum Exploration and Production Law, 1984 (PNDCL 84), also known as the Petroleum Law, regulates oil …

Compensate families of Shaanxi mine blast victims ...

The Upper East Small Scale Miners Association has criticized the Minerals Commission for failing to prioritize the families of the people who died in the mine blast at Gbane. Sixteen people lost their lives after an explosion that is said to have happened close to the Shaanxi Mine in January 2019.

Invest in mining to sustain economic gains, Small - Scale ...

Assin-Fosu (C/R), May 26, GNA - The Ghana Association of Small-Scale Miners (GASSM), has called on the government to prioritize investment in the sector to help sustain Ghana's economic gains and ...

Minerals And Mining (General) Regulations, 2012 (L.I. 2173)

(10) The Commission shall have a local procurement list and specify in the list the goods and services with Ghanaian content which shall be procured in Ghana by the holder of a mineral right, a licence to export or deal in minerals or a person registered to provide mine support services.

Small-Scale Mining in Ghana: The Government and the Galamsey

A Chinese media source reported that approximately 50,000 migrant miners entered Ghana in that period, with the large majority coming from Shanglin County in Guangxi province, and known in Ghana ...

Ghana's Mineral Resources - Regulatory Body For Minerals

Connect. Connect With Us. +233(0) 302 772783 / 772786 / 773053 / 771318 / 776802. Minerals House #12 Switchback Road Residential Area, Cantoments. GL- 060 -1131

The AU Commission | African Union - African Union Commission

The African Union Commission (AUC) is the AU's secretariat and undertakes the day to day activities of the Union. It is based in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Its functions, include: Representing the AU and defending its interests under the guidance of and as mandated by …

10 decisions of Akufo-Addo that angered Ghanaians

Oct 02, 2019· The Commission established on February 8, 2019, by President Akufo-Addo and chaired by Justice Emile Short, made a full enquiry into the circumstances and …

Menzgold rubbishes suspension letter from SEC

Sep 12, 2018· In August 2018, the Commission called for an inter-sectoral meeting that involved the Minerals Commission, Bank of Ghana and the Securities and Exchange Commission. The Meeting concluded that it is evident that Menzgold's activities appear to …

Does Military diet actually work? | Ghana Live TV

Apr 10, 2016· A military diet is quite famous all around the world, and is often followed by many as it is very helpful in dropping extra weight in just a week. It often goes by other names like Navy diet, army di

Talensi Residents reject Minerals Commission's report on ...

The concerned citizens further criticized Mr Kwaku Asomah-Cheremeh, the Minister of Land and Natural Resources for supporting the Chinese Mining Company and being misled by the Minerals Commission ...

Minerals Commission to tighten regulation of mining licenses

Jan 17, 2018· The Commission will be expanding its frontiers to map out deposits of industrial minerals across the country. This will be packaged as part of the Commission's investment drive for prospective investors in the construction industry, thereby creating employment for …

Documents – Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources

minister kwaku asomah-cheremeh on the report of the committee of inquiry into allegations of corruption in rosewood trade in ghana friday 14th february, 2020 February 15, 2020 BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF THE GHANA SCHOOL OF SURVEYING AND MAPPING (GSSM) INAUGURATED.

MINERALS COMMISSION - Ghana

The Minerals Commission is a government agency established under Article 269 of the 1992 Constitution and the Minerals Commission Act. The Minerals Commission as the main promotional and regulatory body for the minerals sector in Ghana, is responsible for "the regulation and management of the utilization of the mineral resources of Ghana and the coordination and implementation of …

Minerals Commission gets new CEO | Comprehensive Ghana Oil ...

Aug 23, 2017· President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has appointed Mr. Kwaku Addae Antwi-Boasiako as the new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Minerals Commission.. He replaces Dr. Toni Aubynn who was appointed as the CEO of the Commission in April 2014. Mr. Kwaku Addae Antwi-Boasiako comes to the Commission with vast experience in the mining industry of Ghana and Africa.

Ghana: Minerals and Mining Bill: The Amended Version ...

Significant changes on the existing legal framework are to be found in clause 12 where, upon receipt of an application for a mineral right, the Minerals Commission, which processes allocations ...

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Refworld is the leading source of information necessary for taking quality decisions on refugee status. Refworld contains a vast collection of reports relating to situations in countries of origin, policy documents and positions, and documents relating to international and national legal frameworks. The information has been carefully selected and compiled from UNHCR's global network of field ...

Talensi residents reject Minerals Commission's report on ...

Apr 10, 2019· The concerned citizens further criticized Mr Kwaku Asomah-Cheremeh, the Minister of Land and Natural Resources for supporting the Chinese Mining Company and being misled by the Minerals Commission into making bad directives and calling the victims "thieves and illegal miners."

Newmont suspends all mining operations in Ghana ...

Apr 11, 2018· Ghana Web reported that mining giant Newmont Ghana Limited has indefinitely suspended mining activities at all its sites in the country as investigations into the death of …

Okyenhene Responds to His Critics About Galamsey | News Ghana

News Ghana is Ghana's leading online news portal for business in West Africa and around the World. No. 1 Ostwe Close Klannaa St, Box la 478, Accra. Tel: +233 234-972-832 or +1-508-812-0505

Conflict, collusion and corruption in small-scale gold ...

incorporated into the current Minerals and Mining Act 2006 (Parliament of the Republic of Ghana, 2006). This formalization process enabled artisanal miners to apply to the Minerals Commission for a concession of 25 acres maximum in designated mining areas and then to acquire a licence to mine.

Menzgold CEO insults Joy News' Isreal Laryea

Sep 25, 2018· In August 2018, the Commission called for an inter-sectoral meeting that involved the Minerals Commission, Bank of Ghana and the Securities and Exchange Commission. The Meeting concluded that it is evident Menzgold's activities appear to …

Mining 2020 | Laws and Regulations | Ghana | ICLG

The Minerals and Mining Act, 2006 (Act 703) (as amended by the Minerals and Mining (Amendment) Act, 2015 (Act 900) and the Minerals Commission Act, 1993 (Act 450) are the principal enactments setting out the framework of mining law. They express the basic position that minerals in their natural state are owned by the state.

MINERALS COMMISSION - Ghana

1.1 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 all mineral revenues annually over the past two decades (Minerals Commission1).

Ghana | Encyclopedia.com

The principal law on FDI is the Ghana Investment Promotion Center (GIPC) Law of 1994, which governs investments in all sectors except minerals and mining (under the Minerals and Mining Act of 1986 as amended in 1994 and administered by the Minerals Commission), oil and gas (under the Petroleum Exploration and Production Law of 1984 administered ...

Ghana | LandLinks

The Minerals Commission was established in 1992, and is the government's primary mining regulatory agency (Ghana Mining 2011). The Land Valuation Board and Minerals Commission determine the amount of compensation mining licensees must pay landowners (GOG Minerals and Mining Act 2006).

WEA-RLC Report: Tackling the Root Cause of Christian ...

The World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) Religious Liberty Commission (RLC) sponsors this WEA-RLC Research & Analysis Report to help individuals and groups pray for and act on religious liberty issues around the world. This report was researched and written by Fernando Perez, and can be used with attribution to WEA-RLC.

Mineworkers praise Asantehene for his role in reviving ...

Dec 15, 2019· Mineworkers praise Asantehene for his role in reviving Obuasi. Source: ... apart from the Ghana government's 10% which we as Minerals Commission insisted on, …