Canadian Mining Journal

  • COMMENT: Acacia out, artisanal miners will suffer in Tanzania

    December 12, 2016 by Marilyn Scales

    Tanzanian president John Mafuguli has cancelled a prospecting licence belonging to Acacia Mining, formerly African Barrick. Instead, he told reporters that the artisanal miners would be allowed to stay at the site. “How do  you kick out more than 5,000