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Unexpected Kenya Day 8: Fishermen, weavers & Gold in Turkana

Oct 4, 2014 ... When it comes to naming people and places the Turkana are very literal. The area is called Gold because of the gold mining that goes on there.

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Moroto gold plant strengthens peace between Turkana and ...

Oct 28, 2014 ... The establishment of a gold mining plant in Moroto district is ... end of cattle rustling between the Turkana of Kenya and Karamojong of Uganda.

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Assessment Report on the Extractive Industries for ... - UNDP in Kenya

6.2.3 Conflict Timelines and stakeholders in Turkana County . ..... Water polluted from mining, and particularly gold, has frequently resulted to disputes between...

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Oil Find in Turkana (Kenya) brings Hope for ... - MINING

May 29, 2012 ... As IRIN reports, the oil find in the county of Turkana (Kenya) brings hope for education and employment to the people in the region. Turkana...

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Lake Turkana Festival, Loiyangalani - Magical Kenya

The lake Turkana Festival takes place annually in Loiyangalani, a small town located on the ... Its main industries include fishing, tourism and gold panning.

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Black Gold in Turkana | Pulitzer Center

Jul 30, 2014 ... Turkana in Kenya's arid north is the most important place you've likely never heard of, quintessential to understanding mankind. Now, Turkana...

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Nyanza gold miner plans to raise Sh8m for expansion - Money ...

Jun 17, 2014 ... A firm prospecting for gold in Nyanza is looking to raise 100000 ... joins a list of miners seeking cash to expand their operations in Western Kenya. ... the end of the year to raise capital for further exploration at its Turkana sites.

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Kenyan law aimed at luring mining giants sparks 'resource curse ...

Nov 6, 2014 ... A fisherman at work on Lake Turkana in north-west Kenya. ... largest gold miners, Barrick Gold – are already exploring for minerals in Kenya.

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Turkana County - Wikipedia

Turkana County is a county in the former Rift Valley Province of Kenya. Turkana is the largest ... Gold panning was reported (2005) as occurring at Lochoremoit, Namoruputh, Lokiriama and Ng, akoriyi...

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CEJAD IMEAP report final - IPEN

Mar 31, 2015 ... IPEN Mercury Treaty Enabling project: Kenya ... awareness raising activities with gold miners, their associations and local authorities, .... Most of the rivers in the gold seams region ultimately drain into Lakes Victoria,. Turkana.

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New investor planning development of 140 MW project in Turkana ...

Dec 16, 2015 ... A mining firm is planning the development of a 140 MW geothermal project in Turkana country in the northwest of Kenya with an ... The mining company is currently prospecting for gold and other precious metals in the region.

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Oil Discovered In Kenya, Turkana. | kenyanvoice

Apr 4, 2012 ... A sad day for Kenya as oil is discovered in Turkana. ... oil is gold and since gold is an expensive and valuable mineral then it follows that ... value that land would command once the mining of this black god has commenced.

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Thamani – From Mine to Market | Women & Gender in Kenya's ...

Jun 18, 2014 ... Women & Gender in Kenya's Extractives Sector; Why it Matters ... gold in Kakamega, oil and natural gas in Turkana and Lamu, among others...

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Kenya's Mining Industry Turns to Solar - Solar Novus Today

May 26, 2015 ... The mining industry in Kenya is realizing exponential growth, further ... In the remote north eastern county of Turkana, the expanding gold...

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Kenya | Mining and Minerals - Gold, Silver, Titanium etc ...

Kenya | Mining and Minerals - Gold, Silver, Titanium etc. ... activities in areas such Turkana, Samburu and Kitui, according to Mr Masibo.

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Water Mapping Technology Rebuilds Lives in Arid Regions ...

Jan 26, 2015 ... ... Technology Transfer Program] Turkana County in northwest Kenya ... where a mining company's employees had discovered gold nuggets...

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CENTRAL KENYA MPs secretly discuss GOLD DEPOSITS found in ...

Sep 16, 2013 ... After the discovery of mineral water in Turkana which scientists say ... been concerned that no major mining is going in Central Kenya, yet all...

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There is gold in the ground of Turkana, but no food on the table

Jul 17, 2012 ... ... together with the partner organisation amref in Turkana in northwest Kenya for one year. ... She earns a little money with gold panning. There...

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Gold Mining in Kenya | Feature Packages | epa european ...

Although a number of local and international mining firms have been granted gold exploration licenses and have been operating in western Kenya, the country's...

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Kenya: Counties to Get 32 Percent of Oil, Minerals Cash - allAfrica

Oct 15, 2014 ... A senator has published a Bill proposing how Kenya's natural wealth ... If the Bill is passed, Governors from mineral-rich counties, especially Turkana which has oil and ... The Mining Bill of 2013, contested by some stakeholders, had ... Other areas with minerals are Migori (gold), Kitui (coal) and Kajiado...

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