The Minister for Lands and Mineral Resources, Hon. Jone Usamate visited the Vatukoula Gold Mines Limited on the 25th of July 2020.
The Hon. Minister was accompanied by Acting Deputy Sectetary, Jale Kunawalu, Acting Director Mineral Resource Department, Raymond Mohammed and Department of Mineral Resource staff.
The team went through a training before going underground.
The team also toured the processing side of the mine for familiarisation purposes.
The team was shown how Vatukoula Gold Mine obtains the final product which is “gold”.Hon. Miniter together with the team then toured level 16 of the Philip Shaft.