Responding to COVID-19
In the effort to make sure employees and contractors work in a safe and healthy environment, management of Geita Gold Mine has put in place strong measures to protect its employees against the COVID-19 pandemic.
A top employer
Geita mine employs over 5,000 individuals both directly and through contractors of which about 98% are Tanzanian nationals. Geita mine was recognised by the Government as Overall Best Performer of the Mining Sector for the 2019/2020 financial year.
In Tanzania, community development is one of the material issues to which we are committed. The Geita mine was the first in the country to execute its Corporate Social Responsibility Plan as per the amended Mining Act of 2017.
The newly appointed Geita Regional Commissioner Rosemary Senyamule visits GGML
On 6th July 2021, the newly appointed Geita Regional Commissioner Hon. Rosemary Senyamule paid a familiarization visit to GGML during which she had a firsthand tour of different mining operations at the Company. Accompanied by both the Regional and District security committees, the new RC was interested to learn how GGML conducts its business in […] PDF, 1.78 MB
Sunflower Farming: Elevating Geita’s Economy through ESG Initiatives
A short drive north of Geita takes you into Kasota ward and there lays the rural village of Bugurura, where for many years the majority of its residents have depended solely on income generated from agriculture. This community uses their smallholdings to mostly cultivate maize, cassava, groundnuts and raise livestock. PDF, 1.46 MB
Women in Mining: “If you don’t believe in yourself, it’s going to be nearly impossible to make others believe in you too.’’
Historically, gender imbalance has adversely affected the labor market. Women were not considered for some positions and largely stereotyped as incapable of performing some roles. Mining in particular for decades has been a male dominated industry. However, a shift is in place. Due to global advocacy movements, gender parity and women empowerment is now firmly […] PDF, 1.76 MB
“Nyamulilima open pit project allows me to continue providing for my family” – Lucas Edward.
Nyamulilima open pit mining was inaugurated on 17th April 2021 with expectations to produce up to one million ounces of gold in the next six (6) years. This project comprises of Ridge 8, Star and Comet, Xanadu, Selous, Mabe and Roberts cuts. The project is a significant one for Geita Gold Mining Limited, as it […] PDF, 794.08 KB