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PHOTOS: ''Galamsey'' equipment destroyed on Ankobra River ...

 · The Western Regional Minister, Kwabena Okyere Darko-Mensah, has led a team of police on an exercise to stop illegal mining activities on the Ankobra River. The exercise was done in collaboration with the Nzema East Municipal Security Council and the National anti-illegal mining taskforce. The exercise follows reports that illegal mining activities had resurfaced in the area.

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We''ll destroy equipment found at galamsey sites – Ghana ...

 · A statement from the Ministry of Information said the exercise, dubbed ''Operation Halt II'', is aimed at "removing all persons and logistics involved in mining on water bodies." The second phase of the exercise has seen the burning of excavators and other mining equipment – a move which has been justified by the government.

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Galamsey in Ghana and China''s illegal gold rush — Asia by ...

 · Chinese equipment and techniques have also been adopted by Ghanaian galamsey workers, thus further perpetuating the growth of ASM as a percentage of the Ghanaian mining sector. ASM accounted for just seven percent of the mining sector in Ghana in 1995, only to grow (with the exception of a contraction in 2015) to thirty-eight percent, according ...

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Nzema East MUSEC destroys ''galamsey'' equipment on Ankobra ...

 · The operation which under the instruction of the Western Regional Minister, Mr. Kwabena Okyere Darko-Mensah, and led by the Nzema East Municipal Chief Executive (MCE), Mr. Frank Okpenyen, was jointly carried out by operatives of National Security in the Western Region, the Western Regional Police operations, and the National anti-illegal mining taskforce.

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Nzema East MUSEC destroys galamsey equipment on Ankobra river

 · The Nzema East Municipal Security Council in the Western Region has destroyed some equipment on the Ankobra river being used for illegal mining. The operation was carried out upon the instruction of Kwabena Okyere Darko-Mensah, the Western Regional Minister. Frank Okpenyen, the Municipal Chief Executive for Nzema East led the joint operation involving National Security …

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Galamsey: Burning of excavators illegal – Legal ...

 · It will be illegal for the government to set ablaze the excavators that are seized from illegal small scale miners (galamsey) in the country, a private legal practitioner Mr Bobby Banson has said. He said this on the Key Points programme hosted by Abena Tabi on TV3 Saturday May 1. …

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Galamsey fight: Sue state if military unlawfully destroys ...

 · A former Chairman of the Public Interest and Accountability Committee (PIAC) has warned military operatives executing President Akufo-Addo''s directive on the removal of persons and equipment involved in illegal mining, to be cautious in their duties. According to Dr. Steve Manteaw, the slapdash removal and burning of the equipment—particularly excavators—used at the mining sites, …

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Galamsey: Illegal mining equipment on Ankobra river in ...

 · Galamsey: Illegal mining equipment on Ankobra river in Nzema East destroyed. 2 min read myac The fight against illegal mining is on, and the destruction of equipment used in the business continues. The latest of such actions saw some equipment on the Ankobra river being used for illegal mining got destroyed by the Nzema East Municipal Security ...

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Burning ''galamsey'' equipment against the law

 · The Member of Parliament for Wa West, Superintendent Peter Toobu, has questioned the government''s approach of burning mining equipment seized in its latest attempt to tackle illegal small-scale mining.

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Burning galamsey equipment is illegal

 · Minister for Defence, Dominic Nitiwul, has announced that henceforth, all equipment used for illegal small scale mining, commonly known as galamsey, that would be found on such mining …

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Impacts of ''Galamsey'' on Drainage and Sanitation in the ...

halve of all large scale mining in Ghana, over 100 registered or legal small scale mining and over 600 galamsey operators by 2012, and that registered mining and galamsey at the place date back to 1877 and the 10th century respectively (Kumi-Boateng, 2012; Hilson, 2006; Griffis al et, 2002). It is also an important commercial and transit centre.

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Galamsey

 · Mining is a major economic activity in many developing countries. In Ghana, mining activities in gold-rich regions can be traced to back to the days of colonialism when the nation was called the Gold Coast. Ghana''s huge mineral wealth is well known as the country is ranked ninth in the world for recognised gold deposits.

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POLICY BRIEF No.5 The Galamsey Menace in Ghana: A ...

The Galamsey Menace in Ghana: A Political Problem Requiring Political Solutions? June 2017 The Policy Issue One of the most significant policy challenges in Ghana today revolves around the question of how best to maxi-mise the benefits of the artisanal and small-scale mining (ASM) sector while minimising the negative conse-

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Sad News Hits NPP''s Kate Gyamfua Again After Burnt ...

 · The latest destruction comes barely two days after twenty excavators and other mining equipment were set ablaze by the government''s anti-galamsay taskforce in parts of the Eastern region. This time, the military task force raided her site at Pameng, set fire into two bulldozers, 150 water pumping machines and other machinery.

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315 excavators seized; only 127 left – Galamsey task force

 · The leader of the team in charge of monitoring and securing all seized earthmoving and auxiliary equipment used for illegal small-scale mining (galamsey) has …

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Nzema East MUSEC destroys galamsey equipment on Ankobra ...

 · The Nzema East Municipal Security Council in the Western Region has destroyed some equipment on the Ankobra river being used for illegal mining. The operation was carried out upon the instruction of Kwabena Okyere Darko-Mensah, the Western Regional Minister. Frank Okpenyen, the Municipal Chief Executive for Nzema East led the joint operation involving National Security […]

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''Galamsey'' equipment destroyed on Ankobra River [Photos]

 · The exercise follows reports that illegal mining activities had resurfaced in the area. This was on Wednesday, August 18, 2021, on the Ampansie to Dominase stretch of the Ankobra River. …

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All galamsey equipment to be destroyed on-site — Minister ...

 · In the course of the fight against ''galamsey'' activities, the Operation Vanguard taskforce seized some excavators and mining equipment. The Chairman of the IMCIM and Minister of Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation at the time, Professor Kwabena Frimpong-Boateng, said 500 of the seized excavators had gone missing.

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Nzema East MUSEC destroys galamsey equipment on Ankobra ...

 · Nzema East MUSEC destroys galamsey equipment on Ankobra river ECG asks Asawinso residents to pay 10 percent of debt before reconnection I''ll continue to listen to divergent views despite efforts to thwart my reelection bid – Akufo-Addo to CSOs

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Galamsey is illegal, the fight against it cannot be based ...

 · Then, when the person using the equipment for the illegal mining activity is convicted, the court will order the forfeiture of the equipment to the state. ... Galamsey is illegal: the fight ...

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Don''t fight illegal mining with illegality

 · Convener for the Media Coalition Against Galamsey, Kenneth Ashigbey has advised the government to visit parliament to amend the Minerals and Mining law to aid their fight against illegal mining.

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Anti-Galamsey Task Force Approach Is As Bad As Galamsey Itself

 · The activities of illegal mining popularly known as galamsay and poor sanitation are among the top problems the country is facing in recent years. Politicians have made their way out in providing lip-services to assuage the electorates in their desperate attempts to win power but have done little to solve the very problem they promised the ...

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Galamsey fight: Operation Halt II destroys more illegal ...

 · Ongoing military operations around the country code named Operation Halt II have resulted in the destruction of notable quantities of illegal mining equipment by the Ghana Armed Forces, the latest being in the Western Region. Throughout Saturday 15 May 2021, military personnel commenced phase three of their operations from Subin to Diaso, through Bibiani to Akwamuso.

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We''ll destroy equipment found at galamsey sites – Ghana ...

 · The Ghana Armed Forces (GAF) says its officers deployed to curb illegal mining on water bodies and forest reserves, will not hesitate to destroy all equipment found at illegal mining sites. The GAF made this known in a statement signed by its Public Relations Director, Eric Aggrey Quarshie.

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All galamsey equipment seized will be destroyed on site ...

 · Defence Minister Dominic Nituwl has said that any seized illegal small scale mining (galamsey) equipment will be destroyed on site by the military officers deployed to the galamsey areas. He said no gadget will be returned to Accra. Addressing the media on Friday April 30, he said "We are not seizing any equipment, no equipment will be ...

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All galamsey equipment seized will be destroyed on site ...

 · Defence Minister Dominic Nituwl has said that any seized illegal small scale mining (galamsey) equipment will be destroyed on site by the military officers deployed to the galamsey areas. He said no gadget will be returned to Accra. Addressing the media on Friday April 30, he said "We are not seizing any equipment, no equipment …

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Galamsay activities hampering smooth flow of water ...

 · Water Resources and Sanitation Minister Madam Cecilia Abena Dapaah has revealed that due to the negative impact of illegal mining, especially those mining on water bodies, many water treatment equipment has clogged and broken down, requiring huge amounts of money to fix them.

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''Galamsey'' equipment destroyed on Ankobra River [Photos ...

 · The Western Regional Minister, Kwabena Okyere Darko-Mensah, has led a team of police on an exercise to stop illegal mining activities on the Ankobra River. The exercise was done in collaboration with the Nzema East Municipal Security Council and the National anti-illegal mining taskforce. The exercise follows reports that illegal mining activities had resurfaced in […]

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Galamsey fight: Burning excavators, other equipment not ...

 · The Small-Scale Miners Association has kicked against the government''s approach in fighting illegal small-scale mining in the country. The Association says while it is not against efforts to address the problem of illegal small-scale mining popularly known as galamsey, it does not believe that burning excavators and other mining equipment is not a sustainable solution.

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Several seized ''galamsey'' excavators missing – Minister ...

 · Convener of the Media Coalition against Galamsey, Ken Ashigbe called for the arrest and prosecution of such persons. He believes the illegal miners at the site cannot afford to buy the heavy machines and equipment used for galamsey due to the cost involved in …

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All galamsey equipment will be destroyed on-site ...

 · In the course of the fight against galamsey activities, the Operation Vanguard taskforce seized some excavators and mining equipment. The Chairman of the IMCIM and the then Minister of Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation at the time, Professor Kwabena Frimpong-Boateng, said 500 of the seized excavators had gone missing.

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Burning galamsey equipment unlawful – Toobu

 · Burning galamsey equipment unlawful – Toobu. LISTEN MAY 28, 2021 ... About the seizure and burning of mining equipment . The Ghana Armed Forces has been deployed to various parts of the country to fight illegal small-scale mining affecting water bodies and forest reserves.

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Galamsey fight: Soldiers destroy 14 excavators, other ...

 · Military personnel deployed to flush out persons illegally mining in forest reserves and along water bodies in the Eastern Region have burnt 14 excavators, pumping machines, and other mining equipment in the Atewa East and West Districts. The team further proceeded to Akyem Muoso close to Anyinam and burnt some excavators allegedly parked […]

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the investigation on ghanas galamsay mining

The Investigation On Ghanas Galamsay Mining. Home The Investigation On Ghanas Galamsay Mining. The Investigation On Ghanas Galamsay Mining. Galamsey Wikipedia. A galamsey, derived from the phrase gather them and sell, is a local Ghanaian term which means illegal small-scale gold mining in Ghana, West Africa; such workers . Get Price

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Galamsey: Military taskforce returns to burn other ...

 · Meanwhile, Kate Gyamfua has expressed disappointment in the government when the anti-galamsey taskforce burnt over eight pieces of mining equipment belonging to …

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Ghana''s Illegal Galamsey Gold Mining Affecting Cocoa ...

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