Category: Mining

Finders Not Keepers: The Ownership of Minerals in Ghana

Selasi Kuwornu- January 24, 2019

Consider a scenario where you discover a gold nugget while digging your land for planting. Section 111 of the Minerals and Mining Act, 2006 (Act ... Read More

Understanding Ghana’s Mining Support Services Regime

Eunice Yayra Loh- December 3, 2017

The mining industry comprises a number of players including mine support service providers. Mine support service providers provide support services to mineral right holders, including ... Read More

State Ownership of Minerals in Ghana

Eunice Yayra Loh- June 26, 2017 Minerals are substances that occur naturally in the Earth’s crust. Minerals therefore form part of the land from which they are exploited. Legally, land ... Read More