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Four Nigeriens jailed 40 years for illegal mining ...

Jun 14, 2018· Four Nigeriens who were arrested in the Atiwa Forest Reserve for illegal mining have been sentenced a jail term of 10 years each by the Koforidua Circuit Court 'B'.. The Court Presided over by Her Honour Mercy Addai Kotei additionally slapped a fine of GHS120,000 each totaling GHS480,000 against the Convicts.

Press Archives - Wampex

'Remain viable' in the tough economic climate is the theme of a major two-day mining and power conference which begins tomorrow in Accra alongside WAMPEX 2016 Hundreds of delegates arrive in Ghana tomorrow (June 1) to discuss the future of the mining and power sectors across West Africa. It's the first day of the West […]

DOSSIER: Galamsey menace - Ghana HomePage, resource for ...

DOSSIER: Galamsey menace. This is a collection or articles on Galamsey or Illegal mining in Ghana since 2012. ... Small scale miners to hold 'Ku me preko' demonstration on June 26 (2018-06-06)

Woes of Chinese galamsey queen deepens as AG presses more ...

Woes of Chinese galamsey queen deepens as AG presses more charges. ... - Asia Huang has been denied bail and is expected to reappear on June 2 - Click here for the latest stories in Ghana. ... the battle against illegal mining in Ghana still remains a troubling menace gradually eating up Ghana's water bodies and forest reserves. In fact it is ...

Ghana, Cote d'Ivoire sign cocoa deal

Ghana has signed an accord with its neighbour, Cote d'Ivoire, for closer collaboration in the areas of cocoa production and marketing. The Accra Agreement, signed on Friday, June 2, this year at ...

Galamsey Queen Goes 'Mad' - DailyGuide Network

May 24, 2017· En Huang, the 31-year-old Chinese lady in police grips over alleged illegal mining, yesterday vented her spleen at an Accra Criminal High Court following a botched attempt for bail. Lawyers for En also known as Aisha Huang, had made frantic and passionate appeals to the court to grant the accused person and four others bail.

Joint police, army operation to flush out illegal miners ...

Jun 02, 2019· Source: Joint police, army operation to flush out illegal miners raises stink – The Standard June 2, 2019 News in depth BY BRENNA MATENDERE. The police and army recently mounted a joint operation to flush out violent illegal miners throughout the country, but the officers have quickly seized the opportunity to make dirty money, it has been revealed.

Politics Archives - April - 2018

June 2, 2018, 4:22 pm ... Consult Mahama On The Fight Against illegal Mining Instead Of Attacking Him - Spokesperson To Nana Addo ... Akua Donkoh Has A Message For Homosexuals In Ghana - VIDEO;

How Mars Inc., maker of M&Ms, vowed to make its chocolate ...

1 · ELIZABETHTOWN, Pa. - Mars Inc., maker of M&M's, Milky Way and other stalwarts of the nation's Halloween candy bag, vowed in 2009 to switch entirely to sustainable cocoa to combat deforestation, a ...

The Impact and Effect of Illegal Mining (galamsey) towards ...

The Impact and Effect of Illegal Mining (galamsey) towards the Socio-economic Development of Mining Communities: A Case Study of Kenyasi in the Brong Ahafo Region Adjei Samuel1, N.K.Oladejo1, I.A. Adetunde2, * 1University for Development Studies, Department of Mathematics, Navrongo. Ghana.

Samini Set to make history for Ghana in USA on Saturday ...

Jun 01, 2018· Emmanuel Andrews Samini, known by stage name Samini, would make history on Saturday, June 2, as he becomes the first Ghanaian Dancehall artiste to take the stage at this year's Upstream Music Festival to be held at the Pioneer Square in Seattle, Washington, USA. Samini, who won the 2018 Dance-hall Song of the year at …

All that glitters: Ghana battles illegal mining

Aug 11, 2017· Ghana has long been known for its bountiful gold reserves and was called "the Gold Coast" during its colonial era. But illegal mining in Africa's second largest producer is …

Illegal mining quarries sealed in Jajpur - Pragativadi ...

After the crackdown on Dankari hills, the Jajpur district administration on Tuesday sealed illegal mining quarries at Rahadpur by installing red flags.

Ghana bishops join fight against "menace" of illegal mining

Dec 04, 2017· Ghana bishops join fight against "menace" of illegal mining ... lost more than $2 billion to illegal mining, and now the Catholic Church is joining the calls for the government to end the ...

Ghana: Mine Accident Highlights Risk to Children | Human ...

Jun 13, 2013· Ghana: Mine Accident Highlights Risk to Children . ... For details about artisanal gold mining in Ghana, child labor in mining, and the events at the mine near Kyekyewere, please see below ...

Over 60 illegal miners die in South African mine fire ...

Jun 03, 2009· 26 May 2018: South African ... June 2, 2009; Donna Bryson. "61 illegal miners found dead in South Africa" — Associated Press, June 2, 2009 "South Africa: More Deaths Feared in Illegal Mining ...

Illegal miners adopt new approach of mining - Ghana ...

Jun 21, 2018· Illegal miners in their bid to outwit the state apparatus working to rid them off have now adopted "mining in the room" approach to get the gold illegally. These illegal miners especially the Chinese have adopted a dangerous method of acquiring gold in their residence regardless of the health implications to the s and the …

Photos: The high life of "galamsey queen" Asia Huang YEN ...

Photos: The high life of "galamsey queen" Asia Huang 2 years ago 92154 views by Samuel Obour YEN.com.gh has obtained never-seen-before photos of Asia Huang, the 31-year-old Chinese citizen who has been arrested for engaging in illegal mining in Ghana.

How To Control Illegal Mining - Modern Ghana

Government, traditional authorities, civil society groups, and some concerned individuals have all expressed profound regret at the destructive force of 'galamsey' (illegal mining) to our sources of food and water. However the biggest problem Ghana is faced with is how to tackle and curb illegal ...

Mining Tools Ghana (MTG) fetes Obuasi Golfers – Mining ...

Jul 12, 2018· In an event on Saturday 7th July 2018 at Obuasi Golf Club House, Mining Tools Ghana Pty Ltd in collaboration with MTG Catering Services, a subsidiary of Mining Tools Ghana Pty Ltd interacted with the golfers in a session where some dignitaries in the mining, Banking, Business sectors respectively were present.

June 2017 –

Vice President, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia joins campaign against illegal mining as he signs petition June 16, 2017 January 24, 2018 admin 5739 Views 1,012 Comments The Vice President, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has signed unto the signature campaign on the petition against illegal mining.

Petra takes Kimberley 'learnings' to new artisanal mining ...

2 · PETRA Diamonds has taken a second run at solving the pressures caused by artisanal mining at its South African operations opening up a tailings dam at its Koffiefontein mine in the Free State province to small scale miners. The company said it would take "learnings" from a similar exercise at Kimberley in the Northern Cape, […]

Captain Maxwell Mahama's Murder; Is All About Galamsey ...

Jun 02, 2017· Captain Maxwell Mahama's Murder; Is All About Galamsey Posted on June 2, 2017 by Josephine Nettey in More Stories Whilst, we join the rest of Ghanaians to extend our heartfelt condolences to the bereaved family, we wish to remind us all of the underlying current that have led to the untimely death of the young Captain.

Renewable energy projects lead the way to cleaner mining ...

In September 2018, UK-based solar company Cambridge Energy Partners (CEP) announced that American mining corporation Newmont had deployed CEP's Nomad mobile solar power array at the Akyem gold mine in Ghana.. The Nomad solar photovoltaic tracker is a redeployable and prefabricated solar generator, designed to be quickly deployed in scalable 30 kilowatt (kW) segments and is suitable …

mining industry – Page 2 – Mining and CSR

Following the success of my last podcast I've decided to record my talks and stick them on this blog. So, here is the audio for my talk 'Talking about politics: corporate social responsibility and development in Ghana, Perú and Zambia' at Mining and Communities Solutions 2016, University of British Columbia, 5-8 June …

Experts warn Ghana's Bauxite mining plan threatens water ...

6 · Kyebi, a community bordering the forest reserve, figured prominently in the last big fight over mining, in 2017. Ghana has long been known for its gold mining, but illegal small-scale mining so ...

Ghanaians, church solidly behind govt and media in fight ...

Jun 02, 2017· The Ashanti Presbytery of the Evangelical Presbyterian Church Ghana has urged the government and the Media Coalition Against Illegal Mining not to relent in their effort at fighting the menace but be encouraged that both the church and majority of Ghanaians are solidly behind them. The Moderator of the Presbytery, Rev. Richard Kwame Nimo, […]