Accused of links to conflict minerals, African Gold Refinery fires broadside at EU

Uganda's African Gold Refinery has slammed the European Union's new mining traceability rules, which it says are designed to prevent Africa from processing ore locally. This attack appears to be a way of responding to accusations of being involved in the smuggling of gold from the Great Lakes region. [...]
Published on 12.03.2021 at 05:00 GMT Reading time 3 minutes
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