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Ghana’s Bauxite Mining Plans Well Underway: President Akufo-Addo

Ghana’s Bauxite Mining Plans Well Underway: President Akufo-Addo

Ghana’s president announced earlier this week that his government is well into plans to take advantage of the bauxite ore reserves in the eastern reaches of his country. In a speech delivered while touring the region President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo said...

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Ghana Government Seeking Proposals From Investors For Bauxite Ore Mining Projects

In a bid to maximizing its native mineral wealth to improve domestic infrastructure, the Ghanaian government has begun to solicit bids from investors for solutions to enhancing the country’s bauxite ore production and refining process. Earlier this week the chief executive officer of Ghana Integrated Aluminium Corp Michael Ansah made the announcement, noting that offers […]

Ghana Seeking Investors For Bauxite Extraction: President Akufo-Addo

An integrated aluminium industry is the goal of Ghana’s government, and the country’s president intends to achieve it with the help of private investors from around the globe. Such was the message from President Nana Akufo-Addo to Parliament late last week, promising a formal request for proposals will be distributed by the end of this […]

Proceeds From Bauxite Mining Will Benefit The Ghanaian People: MP Asiamah

Responding to concerns raised by his constituency, MP Isaac Kwame Asiamah went on record earlier this week to promise that proceeds from the Nhyinani bauxite operations would benefit the populace and not big businesses or government officials. “The government is now banking [its] economic hope on our bauxite so I can say that majority of […]

Ghana To Make Up Shortfall In US$2 Billion Bauxite Deal With China

New details have emerged in the US$2 billion deal between Ghana and China’s Sinohydro Corp., including a provision that will mandate the west African nation make up any difference between the bauxite revenue gleaned from the deal by Sinohydro and the monies spent on Ghanaian infrastructure. The deal, which was formalized in May, contemplates Sinohydro […]