Gold Scarcity Threatens Namayingo Artisanal Miners Livelihoods

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Muzafalu Kituuma, displays a gram of gold particle that was extracted from Nsango gold mine after a period of one month. Wambuzi Reacheal

Muzafalu Kituuma, displays a gram of gold particle that was extracted from Nsango gold mine after a period of one month. Login to license this image from 1$.

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Small scale mining has been the main economic activity in the area, employing more than 500 youths for the last 15 years. However, most of them have now been rendered jobless as the gold deposits are reported to be depleted.

 

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