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Ecuador mining minister resigns

Ecuador’s mining minister Javier Cordova has resigned from his post, in what is a shock move ahead of the upcoming Mining Indaba conference in South Africa.

Mine Risk Management > Leadership

Ecuador mining minister resigns

Ecuador’s mining minister Javier Cordova has resigned from his post, in what is a shock move ahead of the upcoming Mining Indaba conference in South Africa.

Ecuador mining minister resigns

Javier Cordova talking to Mining Journal

With president Lenin Moreno increasingly breaking with former president Raphael Correa, for who Cordova was also mining minister, sources told Mining Journal Cordova was asked to resign for political reasons. His replacement has not been named.