Mineral Tenement Holders Public Notice
This notice serves to direct all Mineral Tenement Holders of Special Mining Lease, Mining Lease, Alluvial mining Lease, Exploration Licence, Mine Easement and Lease for Mining Purposes to:-
i) Assist the Mineral Resources Authority (MRA), in preventing or stopping any unlawful mining activities on their tenements;
ii) Assist MRA in identifying hazards, conduct awareness and inform offenders about the imminent dangers
associated with any unauthorized mining activities; and
iii) Report any unauthorized and unsafe artisanal or mechanized mine activities on their tenement(s) immediately to the Chief Inspector of Mines or the Director of Mining.
The MRA has received reports of increasing number of fatalities and serious injuries associated with unlicensed artisanal miners in recent times. Many of these incidents…