Capital Ethiopia Newspaper

Traditional miners supply 480 kgs gold to NBE

Traditional gold miners in Gambella state supplied 480-kg pure gold valued at over 420 million birr to the National Bank of Ethiopia (NBE) during the first half of this budget year, the state mineral development agency said. The Agency said that the gold was extracted from Dima Gambella and Abobo woredas and is twofold compared to that of the same period last year. The Agency also announced plan to supply over 500-kgs gold to the bank during the next six months.
(The Ethiopian Herald)