Newmont Provides Update on Ahafo Mill Expansion Project Accident in Ghana
In response to the accident on Saturday, Newmont temporarily suspended
production at both its Ahafo and Akyem mines in
The Ahafo Mill Expansion project, where the accident took place, and all surface civil construction work will remain suspended until Newmont and the authorities are satisfied that work can resume safely.
The Company will provide updates as new information becomes available.
A tragic accident occurred at Newmont’s Ahafo Mill Expansion project in
The victims’ families were notified, and the Company continues providing support and counseling services to the families, the employees of the contract construction company, as well as the entire workforce at Ahafo.
The Company immediately notified relevant authorities and local leaders
and Newmont Ghana continues coordinating with the Inspectorate Division