The Minister of Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation (MESTI), Dr Kwaku Afriyie and the Executive Director of the Environmental Protection Agency, Dr Henry Okay. Kokofu and different senior officials of the company have paid a operating talk over with to the AngloGold Ashanti Obuasi Mine.

The talk over with on December 5, 2022, shaped phase of a three-day operating talk over with to mining firms in Ghana.

They have been accompanied through the Deputy Executive Director- Operations- EPA, Mr Ransford Sekyi; Deputy Director- Mining, Haron Harrison-Afful; Ashanti Regional Manager, EPA, Samuel Oteng; non-public as-sistants to the Minister, Benjamin Oppong, Dr Naa Dedei Tagoe and secretary to the Minister, Joyce Esi Bedzra.

Dr Kwaku Afriyie and his entourage have been welcomed through the Managing Director of Obuasi Mine, Mr Eric Asubonteng, the Vice President of Environment, Mr Nixon Asante, and different senior participants of the Obuasi Mine.

The goal of the operating talk over with used to be to give you the Minister and his entourage with first-hand wisdom of the environmental difficulties confronting the Obuasi Mine and to be aware of the mine’s ongoing environmental tasks.

The Obuasi Mine Management introduced the Minister and his entourage a excursion of the method plant, preventing to turn them the VEOLIA water remedy plant, the arsenic trioxide remedy mission, the processing fa-cility, and the TSF (STSF, BIOX and Future Development).

Also visited have been the sustainability tasks on the ETS, and pressure during the Sustainable Development Units (AGAMal, AGAHF and the KNUST Obuasi Campus).