Category Archives: Business

Sheini residents unhappy about mining companies activities

Residents at Sheini, a farming community in the Tatale/Sanguli district in the northern region are up in arms about iron exploration in the area. Even though mining activities have been halted for some time now, community members have vowed not to speak to any organizations involved in mining activities. Their decision follows threats they said…
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Current Ghana mining and mineral law is weak says lawyer

A legal practitioner with consortium civil society organizations working in mining communities, Mr Augustine Niber has described the current mining and mineral law as very weak saying it does not help affected communities where mining activities are concentrated. Presenting an overview of the Minerals and Mining Act( 703) 2003 at a day's media engagement in…
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Anybody can be a victim of gas disaster-NPA CEO.

The National Petroleum Authority (NPA), has warned fuel station managers and owners to stop using their stations as lorry parks. According to the NPA, operators engaging in such practice should either convert their fuel stations to lorry parks or have them closed down. The NPA's warning forms part of the its National Safety Campaign and…
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