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Gold mining in south sudan

Aug 24, 2021 According to South Sudan’s Ministry of Mining, there is no formal gold mining yet in South Sudan. The Undersecretary in the mining ministry, Dr. Andu Ezbon Adde, said the foreign companies involved in the sector have only been issued exploration licenses. “Actually, there is no formal gold mining taking place in South Sudan at the moment

  • The Criminalization of South Sudan’s Gold Sector
    The Criminalization of South Sudan’s Gold Sector

    Apr 09, 2020 The Criminalization of South Sudan’s Gold Sector: Kleptocratic Networks and the Gold Trade in Kapoeta Posted by Enough Team on April 9, 2020 Read the full report. By the Enough Project team. Within the area historically known as the state of Eastern Equatoria, Kapoeta is a semi-arid rangeland of clay soil dotted with short, thorny shrubs and

  • New report on opportunities and risks of gold mining in
    New report on opportunities and risks of gold mining in

    Mar 08, 2016 Between February and May 2015, Cordaid and the Ministry of Petroleum and Mining conducted an assessment of the gold mining sector in two states of South Sudan. The resulting report, based on dozens of interviews, focus group discussions and community meetings, for the first time sheds light on the country’s artisanal and small-scale mining sector

  • INTERVIEW: ‘No formal gold mining in South Sudan’-Mining
    INTERVIEW: ‘No formal gold mining in South Sudan’-Mining

    Jun 07, 2021 The undersecretary in the mining ministry, Dr. Andu Ezbon Adde, says that there is no formal gold mining yet in South Sudan, adding that what is

  • 4MB Mining LTD. – Just another WordPress site
    4MB Mining LTD. – Just another WordPress site

    4MB MINING. 4MB Mining Ltd, is a company formed in January 2017 that has a joint venture with the government of South Sudan. The company has been granted the license to explore, mine and produce gold and other minerals throughout the country

  • Panning For Gold In South Sudan, A Gram At A Time
    Panning For Gold In South Sudan, A Gram At A Time

    Aug 21, 2013 Panning For Gold In South Sudan, A Gram At A Time : Parallels In the desperately poor country, some 60,000 informal miners are working by hand to unearth an estimated $660 million worth of gold

  • Sudan's gold production increases by 9.6 tons in 2020
    Sudan's gold production increases by 9.6 tons in 2020

    Jan 09, 2021 Protests against traditional gold mining have increased in recent years in several states in the country, especially South Kordofan, North Kordofan, North Darfur and Northern State. Sudan is reportedly the second-largest producer of gold in Africa and the ninth in the world

  • Gold mining begins in South Sudan - African Review
    Gold mining begins in South Sudan - African Review

    Apr 02, 2014 Wednesday, 02 April 2014 10:40. New Kush Exploration & Mining (NKEM) and the state government of Eastern Equatoria have begun the first gold mining exploration in three counties of Kapoeta region, South Sudan. According to industry sources, South Sudan has been engaged in a dispute with Sudan over the transport of oil to international markets

  • Blood and gold: Now Sudan's land wars have spread to mining
    Blood and gold: Now Sudan's land wars have spread to mining

    May 24, 2018 The economy was also badly hit when South Sudan became independent in 2011, taking three-quarters of the country's oil revenue with it. ... There are 170 gold mining companies working in Sudan

  • Breaking Report: President’s Daughter, Defense Ministry
    Breaking Report: President’s Daughter, Defense Ministry

    Apr 02, 2020 In the gold-rich region of Kapoeta, state government officials have issued licenses independently of the central government, a probable violation of South Sudan’s Mining Act that has allowed illegal mining to take place on land previously allocated by Juba to other companies

  • South Sudan strikes gold | The Wider Image | Reuters
    South Sudan strikes gold | The Wider Image | Reuters

    Jul 05, 2016 Kapoeta, South Sudan. Reuters/Adriane Ohanesian. But the hunt for gold in this lush green landscape may change on November 12, when the government hopes to pass legislation that will formalise the mining business, letting it tax precious metal and mineral exports and sell concessions to large-scale investors. 24 Oct 2012

  • Untapped and Unprepared - The Sentry
    Untapped and Unprepared - The Sentry

    Download the full report. Download the one-page summary. South Sudan’s mining sector has seen rapid development in recent years, and preliminary reports suggest that the industry could become an engine for major economic growth. However, ineffective accountability mechanisms, an opaque corporate landscape, and inadequate due diligence have exposed the sector to abuse by bad […]

  • New Kush Exploration & Mining Limited
    New Kush Exploration & Mining Limited

    He has been responsible for the establishment and project development of a number of junior mining companies across Africa, including New Kush Exploration & Mining (Gold; South Sudan), Coal of Madagascar, Greenhills resources (Tin), New Horizon Minerals (Iron Ore), Frontier Platinum Resources and Eagle Uranium

  • The cost of mismanagement of gold production in Sudan
    The cost of mismanagement of gold production in Sudan

    In recent years, Sudan has witnessed a wide range of gold-mining operations by artisanal miners in many states in the country. As of 2016 about 2 million people from all parts of the country participated in gold mining activities. Despite the rising importance of gold mining

  • South Sudan Gold Mining Report - Cordaid
    South Sudan Gold Mining Report - Cordaid

    representatives from South Sudan are for the first time shedding light on the country’s artisanal and small-scale mining sector. The picture that emerges is a remarkable one: artisanal gold mining in South Sudan ‘employs’ more than 60,000 people and might indirectly benefit almost half a million people

  • NGO: South Sudan’s Graft-ridden Gold Mining
    NGO: South Sudan’s Graft-ridden Gold Mining

    Apr 06, 2020 Most gold mining licences were awarded under opaque circumstances, the report claims. In 2012, then one-year old South Sudan implemented a Mining Act designed to “formalize” the artisanal gold mining sector, “requiring that all prospective companies and artisanal miners apply for licenses.”

  • Gold Mining, Sudan | EJAtlas
    Gold Mining, Sudan | EJAtlas

    Mar 20, 2018 There are more than 40,000 gold mining sites in Sudan. About 60 gold processing companies are operating in 13 states of the country, 15 of them in South Kordofan

  • Projects – 4MB Mining LTD
    Projects – 4MB Mining LTD

    Artisanal gold mining takes place in a number of areas in South Sudan, and is an activity that contributes to securing the livelihoods of rural families. Artisan mining is active in six out of ten states and in approximately 25 counties, spreading from Western Bahr el-Ghazal, Western Equatoria State, Central Equatoria, and Eastern Equatoria, to

  • Artisanal gold mining in South Sudan - in pictures
    Artisanal gold mining in South Sudan - in pictures

    Nov 20, 2012 Share via Email. American photographer Adriane Ohanesian has been based in South Sudan since 2010, working for Reuters. Here she documents the unregulated gold-mining industry prior to