Although the process to formalise ASMs has eased illegal mining continues to dog the sector as fatal accidents pile up. The
The Ministry of Energy and Mineral Development has reopened the online mining cadaster transactional portal after aligning it with the Mining
Miners criticise the move, saying it was rushed yet they have no alternatives. The use of mercury in mining operations has
On 23rd November 2022, the planetGOLD Uganda project was launched. The project’s main objective is to reduce the use of mercury
On October 14, 2022, the Ugandan President signed into law the long-awaited Mining and Minerals Act, 2012, repealing the Mining Act,