Ibrahim Mahama Exton Cubic license acquired through shady processes – Minister

Speaking during a meeting with mining investors as part of the African Downunder Conference in Australia, the minister charged mining investors to use the right processes to acquire mining license.

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The Minister of Lands and Natural Resources, John Peter Amewu, has defended his decision to revoke the mining license of Exton Cubic, saying it was acquired through shady processes.

Speaking during a meeting with mining investors as part of the African Downunder Conference in Australia, the minister charged mining investors to use the right processes to acquire mining license.

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“The processes leading to the grant of the license were not quite clear and were not transparent, very opaque,” he said. So it called for a lot of questions.

He continued: “We believe that if the processes had taken time and the duration for the various permits were within the framework, this issue wouldn’t have come out.”

“There are processes and durations that one needs to pass through.

“If for some reason, one has to go beyond those processes, that will not be an acceptable permit at all.

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“We want to do it within the regulated format.”

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