The gold mining in Cameroon can be traced back to 1930 during the colonial administration. Records show that when it reached its peak (in the 1940s), gold mining contributed about 20% of the country’s GDP.
Very little or nothing has been known about our community until the sudden discovery of Gold our community is located 400 km away from the capital city of Cameroon (Yaounde) in the aforementioned portion, ever since the discovery 0f Gold in the early 2016, Gold mining in Ebie has been carried out by local tribes men and with the help of local equipment’s due to the lack of adequate and efficient mining resource
Mining History As of April 2008, Cameroon has no industrial mining history. Cameroon's undeveloped mineral resources include bauxite, cobalt, gold from lode deposits, granite, iron ore, nepheline syenite, nickel, and rutile. Strong metal and industrial mineral prices since 2003 have encouraged companies to develop mines.
Gold Mining and Export BONAS Gold prides herself as one of the most successful gold mining and trading companies in Africa. Our major mines are located in Bertoua, the richest gold deposit town in the Eastern Region of Cameroon.
Cameroon: Three illegal gold panners die in a mine in the Northern region Three Chadian gold miners died in a landslide at an artisanal gold mine in Bandjoungri, Northern Cameroon, on the night of May 7 to 8,. Tuesday 14 April 2020 Mining Cameroon gives mining companies 2 months to SevenTrust former sites or risk having their licenses revoked
Cameroonian law obliges anyone exploiting a mining site to close and SevenTrust it before departing. In practice, however, once miners finish digging up gold from pits of up to 100 metres deep, they.