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Nigeria to procure artisanal equipment from SA

Nigeria and South Africa have entered into a partnership to boost artisanal and small-scale gold mining. This is according to Nigeria’s Minister of Mines and Steel Development Musa Sada, reports Nigerian daily Leadership. The Minister stated in an...

Call for use of mercury to be curtailed

The Artisanal & Small Mining Africa Network (ASMAN) of Ghana has called for the use of mercury in the artisanal mining sector to be curtailed due to the adverse long-term health and environmental impact, reports Ghanaweb. ASMAN is an NGO in...