Court Rules Ibrahim Mahama's Exton Cubic wins govt for revocation of licence

The company's Nyinahini bauxite mining license was revoked by the Minister, John Peter Amewu, following several irregularities committed by the company.

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An Accra High Court presided by Justice Ackah-Boafo has ruled against the decision by the Lands and Natural Resources Minister, John Amewu, over the revocation of the mining permits of Exton Cubic Limited.

The company's Nyinahini bauxite mining license was revoked by the Minister, John Peter Amewu, following several irregularities committed by the company.

READ MORE: Exton Cubic license acquired through shady processes – Minister

 

By the judgement, the mining license of Exton Cubic to prospect for bauxite in the Ashanti Region, has been restored.

He also directed that the company should be given an opportunity to remedy the areas it had faulted during the processes describing the decision to revoke the lease as "whimsical, capricious and illegal."

READ MORE: Withdrawal of Exton Cubic's exploration permit political – Kwesi Pratt

Counsel for Exton Cubic, Edudzi Tamakloe subsequently cautioned government officials to desist from unilateral decisions without recourse to law.

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