Exporting Gold From Ghana The Need For Due Diligence
jun 19, 2020 ghana has a long history of mining, especially for gold. gold is a precious metal of high monetary value, sought after for the production of coins, jewellery, and other artefacts. It is a fact, evidence by records over the years, that gold is a major foreign exchange earner for ghanas socio-economic development.the obuasi gold mine, located north-west of accra in ghana, was the major asset of ashanti goldfields company established in london in 1897. agc started underground mining in 1907. lonrho purchased agc in 1969 and the ghanaian government reduced its holding in 1994, leaving lonrho with a 33% stake and corporate plus jun 24, 2019 On july 2016, the minerals commission of ghana issued a directive to govern the export of gold from ghana by license gold exporters other than holders of mining leases. these measures communicated by the minerals commission shall be in force until substituted by other procedures that may be prescribed in the future.