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Bauxite Mining In Ghana’s Atewa Forest To Be Done In Environmentally Responsible Manner: Akufo-Addo

Bauxite Mining In Ghana’s Atewa Forest To Be Done In Environmentally Responsible Manner: Akufo-Addo

Ghanaian President Nana Akufo-Addo said late last week that bauxite mining in the Atewa Forest will go forward despite objections from some quarters that such activity may threaten the flora and fauna of the wildlife preserve. Speaking to journalists on Friday, Akufo-Addo...

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Ghana to Develop Integrated Aluminium Industry: Mines Minister

The Ghanian Minister of Finance Ken Ofori-Atta told domestic media last week of the government’s intention to fast-track economic development by developing an integrated aluminium industry. Ofori-Atta outlined a six-point plan for developing such an industry: establishing bauxite mines in Awaso, Nyinahin, and Kyebi; building an alumina refinery, most likely in Kyebi; establishing inexpensive and […]