Thriving in a male dominated industry – Felicity rises above the challenge.

Felicity Brempomaa is a 785 C haul truck operator at Newmont Ghana’s Akyem mine. She is one of several women who have braved the odds to work in an industry predominantly male dominated.Her job entails safely operating heavy haul trucks to ... — Read More

Deplorable Western rail lines hamper miners ops

Kwame Addo-Kufuor, President of the Ghana Chamber of Mines says the Western railway line --the primary mode of hauling bulk minerals to the Tarkoradi port, has deteriorated over the years as a result of obsolescence and limited investments.Consequently, the bulk mining ... — Read More

Gold Fields celebrates Malaria Day

Robert Siaw, Sustainable Development Manager, Gold Fields Ghana Limited has said  that intensive awareness creation on malaria prevention is critical to the health of the individual and the nation's economy.Therefore, he said there is the need for sustainable commitment on malaria ... — Read More

Galamsey operators vow not stop mining if....

Illegal small-scale miners also known as (galamsey) in the Amansie West district of the Ashanti Region have threatened to return to their sites.According to the illegal miners, government would have to immediately spell out its guidelines for operations vis-à-vis licensed small-scale ... — Read More

Communities affirm support for Damang Mine

The Divisional Chiefs of Wassa Subri, Wassa Damang, and Huni Valley have expressed unflinching support for Gold Fields’ Damang Mine, as the company embarks on its next major phase of development at its operations in the Prestea Huni Valley District of ... — Read More

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