Bannerman Resources Limited (ASX:BMN,TSX:BAN) announced it has received environmental approval for the Etango uranium project in Namibia.
As quoted in the press release:
The latest approval follows completion of the Etango Project Definitive Feasibility Study and lodgment of the Environmental and Social Impact Assessment and associated Environmental Management Plan in April this year, as well as the public consultation process conducted in the March 2012 quarter. This consultation involved Bannerman making available a comprehensive report and associated specialist studies, as well as presentations to key stakeholders and local communities in Namibia. Feedback from the public meetings was incorporated in the final ESIA and EMP documentation.