According to the Ghana Minerals and Mining Act 2006, foreigners were prohibited from small-scale gold mining on plots under 25 acres. Guangxi miners usually pool capital together from family savings and bank loans or even usury in China to form a small company with an initial capital input of about US$500,000.
Alluvial Tensions. Article | Updated 1 years ago. Alluvial rights and alluvial gold for the alluvial man! Banner at alluvial miner's rollup, 1 December 1899. In the late nineteenth century there was a growing gulf between the mining community and the government as miners faced hard times with the decline of easily obtainable alluvial gold.
Source: Govt permits ZCDC to engage in alluvial gold mining – Sunday News Jul 31, 2016 Dumisani Nsingo, Senior Business Reporter THE Government has given the greenlight to Zimbabwe Consolidated Diamond Company (ZCDC) to diversify and start extracting gold on the country's riverbanks as it bids to improve the mineral's output.