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E/Region: REGSEC to meet over farmers protest against . Oct 17, 2018The Eastern Regional Minister Eric Kwakye Daffour, is calling for calm while his outfit convenes an emergency meeting to engage farmers, management of Newmont Mining Company and other stakeholders to resolve the current impasse in the New Abirem District.

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Newmont employs 1, 300 workers at its Akyem Mine Today ...

Newmont employs 1, 300 workers at its Akyem Mine ... in the New Birim District of the Eastern Region has employed over 1,300 employees and contractors since the company started full ... Newmont has made a commitment to the people of New Abirem and its surrounding communities to create an avenue for them to participate in operations of the ...

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The Impact of Mining on the Water Resources in Ghana ...

kilometres west of the district capital called New Abirem which is 133 kilometres west of Koforidua, the regional capital; and 180 kilometres northwest of Accra. The site development lies within an area belonging to the Kotoku Paramountcy. Newmont Akyem which mines gold as the major product, operates as a surface mining entity. It

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The Impact of Mining on the Water Resources in Ghana ...

The Impact of Mining on the Water Resources in Ghana: Newmont Case Study at Birim North District (New Abirem) Francis Attiogbe1 Andrews Nkansah1 1 University of Energy and Natural Resources, ...

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Farmers’ protest against Newmont ‘baseless’ – Regional ...

The Eastern Regional Minister, Eric Kwakye Daffour, has said farmers in the New Abirem District who took to the streets to demonstrate against mining The Eastern Regional Minister, Eric Kwakye Daffour has said farmers in the New Abirem District who took to the streets to demonstrate against mining company, Newmont Africa, have no case.

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Newmont Ghana committed to pay compensation to farmers

These were contained in a statement issued at New Abirem, in the Birim North District and signed by Mr Oduro Kwarteng Marfo, Manager, Communication, Newmont Golden Ridge Limited, Akyem Project. ... The statement said a mining area was declared in late January which required boundary demarcation and some farmers' crops were impacted.

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Shell Ghana and Newmont donate to schools | Ghana News ...

New Abirem, June 2, GNA Shell Ghana Limited, a petroleum company in collaboration with the Newmont Akyem Project, has donated 400 solar lamps and modern energy saving stoves to schools in the ...

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THE COMPOSITE BUDGET OF THE BIRIM NORTH DISTRICT …

BIRIM NORTH DISTRICT was carved out by LI 1422 from the former Birim District Council in 1987 as part of the government’s decentralization program, with New Abirem as its capital. POPULATION The District has an estimated population of 78,907 (according to 2010 population census) which is made up of 39,335 females and 39,572 Males.

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CHAOS!...New Abirem dares Newmont Today Newspaper

It may sound ridiculous, but it is the stark truth! There is brewing tension on the mining front, especially in the New Abirem District of the Eastern Region. The standoff, which is creating tension in New Abirem, is as a result of a mining lease granted Newmont Ghana Gold Limited NGGL, to undertake surface mining in the Ajenua Bepo Forest.

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GHANA: Dispute Over Newmont's Proposed Gold Mine At Akyem ...

Oct 16, 2006· Plans by Denverbased multinational, Newmont mining Corporation to construct an open pit gold mine in the Ajenjua Bepo Forest Reserve located at New Abirem in the Birim North District of Ghana's Eastern Region are mired in controversy.

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7 farmers injured in Newmont protest discharged | Regional ...

Oct 18, 2018· Six farmers in the New Abirem District who sustained gunshot wounds during a demonstration against mining firm, Newmont Gold, have been discharged from the New Abirem Government Hospital.

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Vivo Energy Ghana equips new Abirem Government Hospital ...

Vivo Energy Ghana, has donated a digital dental xray machine to the New Abirem Government Hospital in Birim North District of the Eastern region.

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Newmont Akyem Gold Mining Project compensation negotiation ...

Newmont Akyem Gold Mining Project compensation negotiation committee inaugurated By GNA New Abirem (E/R), Aug 26, GNA A sixtymember Newmont Akyem Gold Mining Project compensation negotiation committee was inaugurated at New Abirem on Wednesday.

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New Abirem Wikipedia

New Abirem is a small town in south Ghana and the capital of the Birim North District, a district in the Eastern Region of south Ghana. A curiosity is that this remote town hosts a modern resort called Beige Village Golf Resort and Spa, where locals, tourist and especially expat can be entertained by various activities such as golf and spa treats.

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Miner's Inn Hotel New Abirem | Rates, Reviews Pictures ...

Miner's Inn Hotel is situated in a serene environment along Police Station Road in New Abirem, Ghana. The hotel is close to business centers and a 8minute walk away from the New Mount Road Each room is fitted with a work desk, a bed side cabinet, a wardrobe, a …

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Birim North – Eastern Regional Official Website

Mining . The District has large quantities of gold in the Southern part around Ajenjua Bepo surrounded by Ntronang, Afosu, Adausena, New Abirem, Yayaso and Hweakwae communities. Newmont Golden Ridge LimitedAkyem has gone through the legal processes and has acquired all the legal permits to commence the mining of gold in the District.

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7 farmers injured in Newmont protest discharged

Six farmers in the New Abirem District who sustained gunshot wounds during a demonstration against mining firm, Newmont Gold, have. 7 farmers in the New Abirem District who sustained gunshot wounds during a demonstration and were rushed to the New Abirem Government Hospital for treatment have all been discharged.

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minning in new abirem new abirem mining district x10sacoza. Agona Nkwanta, the capital of Ahanta West District in the Western Region and New Abirem in the Birim North District of the Eastern Region, Ghana, and implemented Newmont Golden Ridge Limited's Mining …

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Offsetting mining impact with reforestation: Story of New ...

Offsetting mining impact with reforestation: Story of New Abirem ... (Cedrela) with the District Manager, Forest Services Division, Kade, Mr Opoku, describing the project as being ...

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Farmers’ protest against Newmont ‘baseless’ – Regional ...

Oct 20, 2018· The Eastern Regional Minister, Eric Kwakye Daffour, has said farmers in the New Abirem District who took to the streets to demonstrate against mining company, Newmont Ghana, have no case. The aggrieved farmers claim they were shortchanged in the payment of compensation package from Newmont Ghana which is mining on their farmlands.

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PW donates Ghc50k to New Abirem gov’t hospital | Home ...

IRISH MINING and construction giant, PW Ghana, has donated a cash amount of Ghc 50,000 to the New Abirem Government Hospital in the Eastern Region. The donation which was made on the sidelines of this year’s St. Patrick Day Celebration, is to help the Hospital to …

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New Abirem Mining District mahamayaresidencyin. Offsetting mining impact with reforestation: Story of New Abirem Offsetting mining impact with reforestation: Story of New Abirem New Abirem Wikipedia New Abirem is a small town in south Ghana and the capital of the Birim North District, a district in the Eastern Region of south Ghana [Chat Online]

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Newmont Akyem contributes GH¢38m into Foundation Ghana , Mar 23, 2015 , The Newmont Akyem Gold Mining Project has contributed GH¢38 million into , by Newmont at Amanfrom, a settlement community near New Abirem , Mr Paul Aboagy Dadzie, said, the coming of Newmont to the district has.

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Assessment of Mercury Pollution in Rivers and Streams ...

The district lies almost wholly in the main mineral de posit area of the Eastern Region, accounting for the many small scale mining operations in gold and diamond. Groundwater is the main source of domestic water sup ply in the study area. Most of the towns/villages rely on groundwater with the exception of New Abirem and

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Ghana Districts

20031112: Nineteen new districts created, as follows: In Ashanti region, Adansi East district split into Adansi North (capital Fomena) and Adansi South (capital New Edubiase, which was the former capital of Adansi East). Amansie Central district (capital Jacobu) split from Aminsie East.

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Residents of Birim North to access quality dental care ...

Residents of the Birim North District in the Eastern Region now have access to quality dental care as Vivo Energy Ghana, the Shell licensee, has donated a modern dental chair to the New Abirem ...

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Minerals Commission Offers Alternative Livelihood To ...

Oct 04, 2019· The project targets the preparation of over 10,000 acres of oil palm plantation within the project catchment areas in the region. “These areas cover three administrative districts in the region including: Denkyembour, Abuakwa North and New Abirem, where mining takes place” he indicated.

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Youth demonstrate against Newmont Akyem project to …

Youth in nine mining communities in the Birem North District have staged a threeday demonstration against the management of Newmont Akyem project, saying the company has failed to employ some of them. They blocked roads at vantage points in the communities to prevent workers of the company from going to work, deflated tires of some …

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Mining giant PW Ghana donates GH¢50,000 to New Abirem Gov ...

Mar 28, 2019· Mr. O'Neil (left) making the presentation to Mr. Azurago (right) at the ceremony held at the Accra Polo Club Irish mining and construction giant, PW Ghana, has donated a cash amount of GH¢50,000 to the New Abirem Government Hospital in the …

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E/Region: REGSEC to meet over farmers protest against ...

The Eastern Regional Minister Eric Kwakye Daffour, is calling for calm while his outfit convenes an emergency meeting to engage farmers, management of Newmont Mining Company and other stakeholders to resolve the current impasse in the New Abirem District. Five farmers sustained injuries after police fired rubber bullets and tear gas at them while they …

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Vivo Energy equips New Abirem Government hospital ...

Apr 18, 2018· Vivo Energy Ghana has donated a digital dental xray machine to the New Abirem Government Hospital in Birim North District of the Eastern region. The donation was done in partnership with Newmont Golden Ridge Limited’s Akyem Mine and intends to complement an ultramodern dental chair which was ...

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Mining Companies In The Northern Region Of Ghana

The company was awaiting the issuance of a mining license for the development of the Akyem property, which is located in Ghana’s eastern region, about 130 km northwest of Accra between the towns of New Abirem and Ntronang.

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PW Donates Ghc 50,000 To New Abirem Gov't Hospital ...

Mar 24, 2019· PW Ghana has worked in the New Abirem area for over three years, said General Manager of PW Ghana, Tony O’Neill, adding “and as part of a scheme organized by our client Newmont Mining, we have already committed and made financial support to the New Abirem Government Hospital in the amount of USD 110,000.”

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