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  • 124 Illegal Chinese Gold Miners Arrested in Ghana ...

    2013-6-7 · Ghanaian police have arrested 124 Chinese citizens over suspicions that they are involved in illegal gold mining activities. Last month John Dramani Mahama, the president of Ghana, formed a ...

  • Two Chinese Nationals Arrested in Ghanaian Army

    2021-4-29 · Two suspected illegal gold miners arrested in Ghana. Image via Modern Ghana. Ghanaian army troops fanned out across the country on Wednesday in a nationwide crackdown on illegal mining in river areas, arresting dozens, including at least two Chinese nationals.

  • Over 100 illegal Chinese miners arrested in Ghana ...

    2013-6-6 · Ghanaian police have arrested 124 allegedly illegal Chinese miners, and have been held in Accra, Ghana’s capital, the Ghana Immigration Service (GIS) said on Wednesday.

  • GHANA: Three illegal miners jailed 45 years, fined GH¢ ...

    2021-6-10 · GHANA: Three illegal miners jailed 45 years, fined GH¢720,000. By Gh Extractives; June 10, 2021 ... and the national rapid response team deployed intercepted the illegal miners in the reserve busily prospecting for gold. ... The deployment of troops resulted in the arrest of many of the illegal miners with cases currently in court.

  • Three Illegal Miners Arrested At Sekyere, Equipment ...

    2021-12-20 · Tweet. Three suspected illegal miners including an 18-year old woman have been arrested at Sekyere-Boase in the Wassa-East District of the Western Region. Some items found at the site including four Changfan machines and one tool box, were also confiscated. The operation on Sunday, December 19, 2021 which was undertaken by the Delta taskforce ...

  • Court grants bail to illegal miners ... - Ghana Business News

    2021-6-10 · The Atewa Forest illegal miners who posed as national security operatives have been granted bail by a Koforidua Circuit Court in the sum of GH¢350,000.00 each and two sureties, one to be justified. The 32 accused persons, who were refused bail twice last month and remanded into police custody, are to re-appear on July 8 at the Circuit Court.

  • Fool’s Gold: Chinese In Ghana Resented For Running Illegal ...

    2013-4-24 · Gold miners in Ghana. Photo: Reuters . ... last month, 120 Chinese were arrested in one such operation. "The scale [of illegal gold mining] is so vast, it is difficult to actually quantify ...

  • 8 detained over deaths of 6 illegal gold miners ...

    2022-1-10 · CLOSE. Police have detained eight people involved in an illegal gold mining incident in Shanxi province last month that killed six people, and 12

  • Three Illegal Miners Arrested At Sekyere, Equipment ...

    2021-12-20 · Tweet. Three suspected illegal miners including an 18-year old woman have been arrested at Sekyere-Boase in the Wassa-East District of the Western Region. Some items found at the site including four Changfan machines and one tool box, were also confiscated. The operation on Sunday, December 19, 2021 which was undertaken by the Delta taskforce ...

  • China, Ghana work closely to tackle illegal mining ...

    2013-6-19 · Last month, Ghanaian President John Dramani Mahama launched an inter-ministerial task force on illegal mining to arrest, prosecute and deport any foreign nationals found in small-scale mining in ...

  • Illegal miner allegedly burnt by Adamus security personnel ...

    2021-12-27 · Illegal miner allegedly burnt by Adamus security personnel dies at Korle Bu. The illegal gold miner who was last Wednesday allegedly assaulted and set ablaze by security personnel of Adamus Resources, a mining company at Nkroful, has died at the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital in Accra. He died on Sunday, December 26, 2021.

  • 8 detained over deaths of 6 illegal gold miners ...

    2022-1-10 · CLOSE. Police have detained eight people involved in an illegal gold mining incident in Shanxi province last month that killed six people, and 12

  • Tarnished Gold: Illegal mining stokes Indigenous divisions ...

    2022-1-18 · Macuxi said that the illegal mining operations on the reserve were financed by local non-Indigenous business owners and politicians who were the owners of the equipment needed to extract the gold from the ore. A 2020 Federal Police raid on the reserve – in which four tribespeople were arrested – seems to support those allegations.

  • Tarnished Gold: Illegal mining stokes Indigenous divisions ...

    2022-1-19 · An AP investigation found that illegal landing strips and unauthorized airplanes have helped miners carry out tons of gold mined on Indigenous lands. The gold ends up in the hands of brokers, some ...

  • Illegal miner burnt by Adamus security personnel dies at ...

    2021-12-27 · Illegal miner burnt by Adamus security personnel dies at Korle Bu. The illegal gold miner who was last Wednesday allegedly assaulted and set ablaze by security personnel of Adamus Resources, a mining company at Nkroful, has died at the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital in Accra. He died on Sunday, December 26, 2021.

  • Gold, guns and China: Ghana’s fight to end galamsey ...

    2017-5-30 · The previous month, the New Patriotic Party (NPP), which came to power in January, had launched a five-year project to provide illegal miners with alternative livelihoods in the legal mining sector. Illegal small-scale mining has

  • Tarnished Gold: Illegal mining stokes Indigenous divisions

    2022-1-18 · 6 of 23 7 of 23 Wildcat gold miners transport sacks of rocks out of the Raposa Serra do Sol Indigenous reserve where gold mining is illegal

  • 87 alleged illegal miners arrested following shootout with ...

    2022-1-16 · The 87 suspected illegal miners, arrested in Orkney, the North West, last year following a shootout with law enforcement officers, are foreign nationals who are in South Africa illegally. On 20 October, the police's Special Task Force, along with the Hawks and other law enforcement units, followed up on information about illegal mining taking ...

  • GHANA: Three illegal miners jailed 45 years, fined GH¢ ...

    2021-6-10 · GHANA: Three illegal miners jailed 45 years, fined GH¢720,000. By Gh Extractives; June 10, 2021 ... and the national rapid response team deployed intercepted the illegal miners in the reserve busily prospecting for gold. ... The deployment of troops resulted in the arrest of many of the illegal miners with cases currently in court.

  • Over 100 illegal Chinese miners arrested in Ghana ...

    2013-6-6 · Ghanaian police have arrested 124 allegedly illegal Chinese miners, and have been held in Accra, Ghana’s capital, the Ghana Immigration Service (GIS) said on Wednesday.

  • Court grants bail to illegal miners ... - Ghana Business News

    2021-6-10 · The Atewa Forest illegal miners who posed as national security operatives have been granted bail by a Koforidua Circuit Court in the sum of GH¢350,000.00 each and two sureties, one to be justified. The 32 accused persons, who were refused bail twice last month and remanded into police custody, are to re-appear on July 8 at the Circuit Court.

  • 3 Illegal miners jailed 45 years, fined GH¢720,000 ...

    2021-6-10 · Three illegal miners have been sentenced to a total of 45 years and also fined GH¢720,000 for undertaking small-scale mining operations without license.

  • 8 detained over deaths of 6 illegal gold miners

    2022-1-10 · 8 detained over deaths of 6 illegal gold miners. Police have detained eight people involved in an illegal gold mining incident in Shanxi province last month that killed six

  • Police in Ghana Detain Illegal Chinese Miners Killing One ...

    2012-10-16 · Illegal Chinese miners terrorizing Ghanaian citizens. AFRICANGLOBE – The contentious issue of illegal Chinese miners exploded in the last few days as Ghanaian police detained more than 100 small-scale miners in a raid that resulted in the death of a 16-year-old Chinese boy, leading to outrage and protests in China.. The raid occurred on Oct. 11 and was

  • Illegal miner allegedly burnt by Adamus security personnel ...

    2021-12-27 · Illegal miner allegedly burnt by Adamus security personnel dies at Korle Bu. The illegal gold miner who was last Wednesday allegedly assaulted and set ablaze by security personnel of Adamus Resources, a mining company at Nkroful, has died at the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital in Accra. He died on Sunday, December 26, 2021.

  • CHANGING THE PARADIGM OF ILLEGAL GALAMSEY IN

    2020-10-18 · particularly in the last few months, the discourse of illegal small-scale miners in Ghana can be portrayed generally as highly negative and combative, focusing on the galamsey operators as lawless, irresponsibly destroying the environment and a security risk to the country. The overall objective of GGA-WA’s research was to

  • China, Ghana work closely to tackle illegal mining ...

    2013-6-19 · Last month, Ghanaian President John Dramani Mahama launched an inter-ministerial task force on illegal mining to arrest, prosecute and deport any foreign nationals found in small-scale mining in ...

  • illegal mining in ghana, effect and challenges

    The Impact and Effect of Illegal Mining galamsey towards , registered artisanal gold mines are found in Tarkwa alone According to the 2008 Ghana Chamber of Mines GCM report, illegal mining activities galamsey have been increasing with an estimated number between 300,000 and 500,000 artisan miners comprising one of the largest groups of illegal miners on the continent...