Selected Transactions

Advised and represented Sikaman Gold Resources Limited, Canadian Bogosu Resources Limited, Billiton Bogosu Resources Limited, Bogosu Gold Limited and Golden Star Resources Limited in corporate, regulatory and litigation matters concerning the Bogosu Gold Project.

Advised and represented Qualiplast Ltd in respect of a US$650,000 medium term facility from Equator Bank Ltd for the purchase of machinery for the Coca Cola Bottling Company of Ghana Ltd.

Advised and represented together the Government of the Republic of Ghana in its Telecommunications Reform Program in 1997 including the privatization of Ghana Telecom, the establishment of a second National Telecommunications Operator and the drafting of the National Telecommunications Regulations.

Advised and represented the Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC) in the provision of a US$54 million loan facility to Teberebie Goldfields Ltd.

Advised and represented Societe International de Plantations d’Heveas (SIPH) and Societe de Development des Cultures Industrielles (SODECI) in their acquisition of a controlling interest in Ghana Rubber Estates Ltd under the privatization program of the Government of Ghana.

Advised and represented Ranger Minerals NL and Abosso Goldfields Ltd concerning a US$80 million loan facility for the Damang Gold Project provided by a consortium of banks and financial institutions led by Barclays Bank Plc.

Advised the Japan Export – Import Bank in 1996 regarding their provision of a US$80,750,000.00 loan facility to the Government of Ghana.

Advised and represented Penang Shipbuilding and Construction of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia in the acquisition of a controlling interest in the Tema Shipyard and Dry-dock Corporation under the Government of Ghana’s privatization program.

Advised and represented Nordbanken AB of Stockholm, Sweden concerning its provision of a loan facility of SEK 56,307,390.00 to the Ministry of Finance for purchase by the Ministry of Finance from Transelectric AB of Sweden.

Advised Amansie Resources Ltd and the Resolute Group in respect of the Amansie Gold Project.

Advised the African Development Bank concerning the provision of a US$20 million facility for the Ambassador Hotel Project in Accra.

Prepared draft legislation for the Bank of Ghana in respect of electronic funds transfer and negotiable instruments.  
Advising PricewaterhouseCoopers Ghana concerning its restructuring, operations and corporate matters.

Advised Scancem International and its subsidiary Ghacem Ltd on corporate, regulatory and specific litigation matters.

Advised Total Ghana Limited and Elf Ghana Limited regarding their merger into TotalFinaElf Limited.

Advised and represented the Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority in corporate matters, joint ventures and litigation.
Advised and represented CUSO now CUSO International in Ghana in corporate and regulatory matters.

Advised and represented Meridien Biao Bank Limited in corporate and regulatory matters.

Advised and represented Turnbull Doyle Resources (Pty) Limited and Obenemase Gold Mines Limited in the acquisition and operation of the Konongo Gold Project.

Advised and represented Caisse Francaise de Developpment now Agence Francaise de Developpment and Proparco in corporate and regulatory matters in Ghana.

Advised and represented Société Nouvelle Cap Langouste in commercial and regulatory matters in Ghana.

Advising and representation of Newmont Mining Corporation and its subsidiaries Newmont Ghana Gold Limited and Newmont Golden Ridge Limited on corporate, regulatory and litigation matters.

Advising and representation of Citibank NA’s Representative Office in Ghana on corporate and regulatory matters.

Advising and representation of Akosombo Textiles Limited in corporate and regulatory matters.

Advised and represented Liebherr France s.a in corporate, regulatory and litigation matters relating to its operations in Ghana.

Advised and represented Mitsubishi Motors Corporation in Ghanaian litigation matters.

Advising and representing Noble Mineral Resources Limited and its Ghanaian subsidiaries on corporate, regulatory and litigation matters related to the acquisition and operation of the Bibiani Gold Project.

Advising and representing Macquarie Bank Limited and Credit Suisse on the provision of a US$85 million facility to Perseus Mining Limited for the financing of the Central Ashanti Gold Project.