Black Gold in the Cradle of Mankind Turkana in Kenyas arid north is the most important place youve likely never heard of, quintessential to understanding mankind. But its people have been neglected; armed conflict is rife, education rare, livelihoods eroded.
Partnered with Association of Women in Extractives Kenya to train women on business opportunities in the oil and Gas sector. In partnership with AHADI USAID to develop the zero draft of the Turkana County extractive sector policy and bill; Currently procuring gold detectors for artisanal gold miners in Namorputh, Nakalale and Lapur wards
The company was founded by Kenyan industrialist and current Chairman of the Board, Manga Mugwe. It has since been exploring in Turkana County, Kenya and Busia, Uganda for gold and other precious minerals.
May 26, 2017· ASGM is mostly found in the counties of Migori, Kisumu, Siaya, Vihiga, Kakamega and further up north in Pokot and Turkana. The total number of artisanal small scale gold miners in Kenya may be close to 250,000, but this is on the increase as more people shift towards gold mining as a main livelihood source, due to a decline in agricultural ...