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Faraba shooting

The Faraba shooting was an incident in the town of Faraba Banta, The Gambia, that took place on 18 June 2018During a protest against mining operations, officers of the Gambia Police Force used live ammunition, firing on protesters Two were killed instantly, with a third dying two days later A number of other protestors and police officers were injured during the confrontation...

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The Gambia

The Gambia (/ ˈ ɡ æ m b i ə / (); Mandinka: Kambiya; Wolof: Gámbi), officially the Republic of The Gambia, is a country in West AfricaThe Gambia is often referred to as 'The Smiling Coast' It is the smallest country within mainland Africa, and is surrounded by Senegal, except for its western coast on the Atlantic OceanThe Gambia is situated on both sides of the lower reaches of the ....

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Mining companies in Africa

Operating from the Cape to Cairo, and from Ghana to Sudan, these mining companies in Africa include the most prestigious multinational conglomerates in the world, such as African Copper Plc, Oando Energy Resources, Tjate Platinum Corporation, Kumba Iron Ore, Aquarius Platinum and Cardinal Mining ,...

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Senegambia

The Senegambia (other names: Senegambia region or Senegambian zone, Senegaámbi in Wolof) is, in the narrow sense, a historical name for a geographical region in West Africa, which lies between the Senegal River in the north and the Gambia River in the south However, there are also text sources which state that Senegambia is understood in a broader sense and equated with the term the ,...

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Mining Countries of Africa

Top mining countries in Africa The mining countries in Africa are blanketed with vast quantities of untapped mineral wealth The continent has been ranked by the US Geological Society as having immense reserves of all manner of minerals including diamonds, platinum, bauxite, manganese, gold and cobalt among others...

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CURRENT MINING JOBS IN GHANA 2020

Are you a Miner or Looking for Mining Jobs in Ghana? Looking for Mining Jobs in Ghana 2020 JobwebGhana has over 700 Mining Jobs in Ghana...

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Iron ore in Africa

In 2007 privately owned British firm Mining Projects Development said it had found large deposits of iron ore at the Zanaga site in Lekoumou region, in the south of the country Exploration work suggested there could be 500 million tonnes of ore...

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WCR forestry officer disapproves High Court ,

In June 2018, three people died and several others were hospitalised when the young people of Faraba Banta in Kombo East clashed with personnel of the Police Intervention Unit (PIU), in what the youth claimed was a land grab by Julakay Engineering and Construction Company, claiming it was issued sand mining licence by government...

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Plots of Land For Sale in Gambia

Find here plots of empty land for sale in Gambia (some near beach) for residential & commercial us Listings of plots in Brufut Heights, ang, Gunjur, Mandinari, Tujering, Wullingkama & in the Greater Banjul area in the Western Region There are fsbo property details, photos, contact addresses, telephone numbers & their emails...

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Gambia: Sand Mining Continues in Kartong

When this reporter visited the area at Kartong where sand mining activities are taking place again on Saturday, 28 November, he counted about 200 trucks on a long queue waiting for their turn to ....

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Mining Jobs & Mining Employment

Search 1000's of active mining jobs including engineering and geology jobs New jobs daily Job seekers post your resume for employers to find...

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Sand Mining 'Mafias' Destroying Environment, Livelihoods

Africa: Sand Mining 'Mafias' Destroying Environment, Livelihoods - UN Thomson Reuters Foundation, 7 May 2019 Sand extraction has increased pollution and flooding, lowered groundwater levels, hurt ....

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afrol News

Gambia Economy - Development Gambia starts mining ilmenite afrol News, 15 November - It is now official that The Gambia is set to implement the exploitation of its sand deposits to start exporting ilmenite (zircon) after the West African country's government earlier this year sealed an agreement with Australia's Carnegie Corporation The agreement licensed Carnegie Corporation to mine the ....

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WCR forestry officer disapproves High Court ,

May 12, 2020, 11:41 AM Members of The Gambia Transport Food, Agriculture and Industrial Workers Union, the biggest Transport Union in The Gambia, on Saturday 9 May 2020 overwhelmingly endorsed a resolution to dissolve its executive committee under the leadership of Mustapha Jobe, alleging that the committee has failed in all aspects and dormant in all major national issues affecting its members...

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