Mining giant ,Newmont Ghana is warning the general public against fake gold deals and scam recruitment under the pretext of the company .
The company stated in a press release signed by the Senior Director, Communication and External Relations,Adiki Ayitevie that, “It has come to the attention of Newmont Ghana that various individuals and groups are offering unsuspecting individuals fake employment opportunities and gold purchase deals on behalf of the company. These are scams intended to extort money from individuals”.
According to Newmont Ghana ,it has not sanctioned any individuals or groups to carry out such activities on their behalf through online job posting .
” Newmont Ghana wishes to notify the public that they have not designated any individuals or groups outside the company to recruit on their behalf through online job postings. They also do not contract individuals to market gold or gold products.”
The Mining Company says ,it has alerted the security agencies about these criminal activities, however urge members of the public to be vigilant and note that ,the company do not respond to business propositions or offers of employment from people who claim to be Newmont Ghana representatives ,adding that ,all genuine employment opportunities by the company are published on the official website of the company .
The company added ,it does not also contract individuals or groups to sell gold on their behalf .