Balala cancels 31 mininig permits
05 August 2013, 15:30
Nairobi - Mining Cabinet Secretary Najib Balala has cancelled 31 mining permits saying that they were not issued genuinely.
According to Daily Nation, the revoked permits were issued between January and May 2013.
He said only 20 out of the 500 permits that were issued within that period were held by credible companies, the remaining 480 were issued to “briefcase’ companies that are in the business of speculating and hoarding of the mineral resource.
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