sharing in governance of extractive industries
ACACIA IS CULPABLE!
Dar es Salaam, 12 June 2017
The Presidential Copper Concentrate Review Committee II report released today has accused Acacia Mining of wide range of illegal practices in the country.
The Committee report spells out numerous violations that the mining company has over time committed emanating from 1998 when a predecessor company, Barrick Gold (Acacia majority shareholder) started gold mining business in Tanzania.
The Committee to investigate and evaluate copper concentrate metallic mineral content formed by President of the United Republic of Tanzania on 29th March 2017, has today Wednesday 24th May 2017, reported the findings to His Excellency President John Pombe Magufuli. Be below is the summary of the Committee findings…Continue
Dar res Salaam, Tanzania – 13th April, 2017: Tanzania mining stakeholders are fully aware and apparently commend His Excellency President John Magufuli together with the Government agile steps taken to undertake comprehensive appraisal of copper concentrate extracted and exported from Tanzania for smelting in Japan, China or Germany. The President’s intervention suitably and timely coincides with the country’s EITI compliance status.…Continue