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Mining firm builds houses to relocate residents

Author: New Dawn (Liberia), Published on: 18 March 2014

...Aureus, a gold mining company in Grand Cape Mount County, is constructing more than 200 housing units to relocate community dwellers in areas of its operation...[said] the company’s Health and Safety Manager, Erickson T. Brown...Mr. Brown also disclosed that management has reached a decision to sponsor the exhumation of over 200 bodies and relocate them to a new grave site...[T]he affected towns, villages and the graveyard are sitting on mineral deposits...[T]he relocation camp...which is nearing completion, will also have a school, health center, vocational training center, church and mosque for the citizens...Aureus...is also sponsoring the construction of housing units for residents of the nearby area...

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Related companies: Aureus Mining