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Cameroon bauxite project gets green light

Development of the Minim Martap bauxite mine will benefit Cameroon in a number of ways, including through job creation, generating export revenues and infrastructural development. Neil Ford reports

Ghana: Fury over offshore accounts!

Members of Ghana’s new parliament are amazed that up to 100% of earnings by foreign mining companies operating in the country are lodged in offshore …

How galamsey is ruining rural Ghana

“You must appreciate that if I get reports about ‘galamsey’ and we trace it to any particular chief, we know what to do with that; …

A New Scramble for Africa

The current interventions by Western powers in Africa are neither humanitarian nor necessarily security-driven. Methinks it is about securing vast mineral and energy resources.