26.3 C
Accra
Sunday, June 16, 2024
BusinessChamber of Mines appoints Micheal Akafia as new president

Date:

Chamber of Mines appoints Micheal Akafia as new president

spot_img

The Ghana Chamber of Mines has named Michael Akafia its newest president.

Currently holding the position of vice president of external affairs at Gold Fields Ghana Limited, Akafia’s appointment comes with a rich reservoir of expertise and a demonstrable history in the mining sector.

- Advertisement -

His proficiency spans legal, compliance, and mining business realms, alongside his strategic acumen and adept leadership, rendering him an outstanding selection to guide the Ghana Chamber of Mines in this crucial period.

“We are confident that Michael Akafia will continue to advance the mission and vision of the Ghana Chamber of Mines,” said Sulemanu Koney, chief executive officer of the Ghana Chamber of Mines. “His dedication to sustainable mining practices and his commitment to the economic development of Ghana will be invaluable as he takes on this new role.”

- Advertisement -

Akafia expressed his gratitude and enthusiasm for the opportunity to lead the Chamber

. “I am honoured to accept this responsibility and to work with the esteemed members of the Executive Committee and Council to achieve the vision and mission of our Chamber. Together, we will continue to advocate for policies that support the growth of the mining sector and contribute to the prosperity of our nation,’ he said.

- Advertisement -

Akafia succeeds Joshua Mortoti who has resigned from Gold Fields Ghana.

Mortoti’s leadership has been instrumental in advancing the Chamber’s objectives. The Chamber extends its heartfelt appreciation to Mr. Mortoti for his service and wishes him success in his future endeavours.

Latest stories

Hajia4real’s sentencing scheduled for June 28th, 2024

A video circulating on social media features a representative...

Video: Watch lions, elephants explanation by sacked NDC communicator on 24-hour economy

Veteran member of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Dr....

2025 Mahama’s Ministerial list leaks

A leaked ministerial list for John Dramani Mahama, the...

BECE faces a potential cancellation over governments debt to WAEC

West African Examination Council (WAEC) has warned that the...

Video: Check out poised manner of female pilot as she lands an aircraft in Accra

Pilots have one of the most rewarding yet challenging...

Why this huge increment? – PNC flagbearer aspirants ‘cry’ over 100k filing fee

Some members of the Peoples National Convention (PNC) vying...

Related stories

GACL responds to allegations of theft at Kotoka International Airport!

The Ghana Airports Company Limited (GACL) has addressed public...

10 African nations with the lowest income earners in 2024

In many African countries, a substantial part of the...

Supply uncertainty to blame for our inability to provide ‘dumsor’ timetable – ECG

Deputy Managing Director of the Electricity Company of Ghana...

Ghana’s survival and growth lies on restructuring economic modules – Otokunor

Director of Inter-Party and Civil Society Organizations (CSO) Relations...

Prices of petroleum products to rise marginally from June 16, 2024 – IES

The Institute for Energy Security (IES) has predicted a...

Digitalization vital for economic growth – ECOWAS representative

ECOWAS Resident Representative in Ghana, Baba Gana Waki, has...

BoG defends revocation of GN Bank’s license

The Bank of Ghana (BoG) has defended its decision...

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here