Barely two months after Goldfields Ghana Limited (GGL) commissioned a 33-kilometer asphalt road from Damang to Tarkwa
, host communities along the road, including commercial drivers, are cashing in on the benefits of it.
The higher amortisation relates mainly to Tarkwa
as a result of lower reserve ounces (as reported on 28 March 2017) and an increase in ore mined and stockpiled.
For no day passes without one or the other government Task Force arresting groups of Ghanaians and their Chinese collaborators, who are caught carrying out mining contrary to the methods taught them at Tarkwa
's University of Mines.
The Japa Gold Project is in the Western Region of Ghana, approximately 110 km South West of Kumasi, 50km South West of Obuasi, 50 km North of Tarkwa
and approximately 270 km North West of Accra, capital of Ghana.
Ms Asamoah noted that although the objectives for the establishment of the MDF were well-intended, evidence from mining enclaves such as Obuasi, Tarkwa
, Prestea and Akwatia, among others, had shown that the operation of the Fund encountered major obstacles.
The National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA) on Monday said that a boat carrying 12 school children of the Government Secondary School, Tarkwa
Bay from Osborne to Marina in Lagos was arrested on Thursday 28th, March, 2019 because none of the school children had life jackets on.
Linking the coastal town of Sekondi with the gold-rich enclaves of Obuasi and Tarkwa
, the railway, established in 1898, was crucial to colonial ambi- tions for exporting natural resources.
Our contribution is based on field research conducted in Tarkwa
from January to March 2017, a period in which the trend of up-scaling small-scale mining was evident, but when galamsey activities were not yet affected by the government's proclamation of a 'war on galamsey'.
"The joint venture bolsters the Ghana region, with Tarkwa
providing the base load production and Damang providing growth through the reinvestment plan currently under way.
Human health risks from metals and metalloid via consumption of food animals near gold mines in Tarkwa
, Ghana: Estimation of the daily intakes and target hazard quotients (THQs).
Bortey-Sam and coauthors (2015) assessed the health risk associated with HMs and metalloids in borehole drinking water in Tarkwa
Except for a 5 year period (1980-85) when he was posted to the Tarkwa
Forest District he spent the next 31 years in the Planning Branch (now Resources Management Support Centre, RMSC) in Kumasi until his retirement in 2007.