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7 Chinese Arrested for Galamsey

The monitoring team of the Inter-Ministerial Committee on Illegal Mining (IMCIM), has arrested seven Chinese nationals for their involvement in illegal mining (galamsey, in...
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Anas Galamsey Fraud Part 2 sparks Anxiety among Ghanaians

Award-winning undercover journalist, Anas Aremeyaw Anas, is likely to release ‘Part 2’ of his ongoing explosive documentary on illegal mining titled, “Galamsey Fraud” this...
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Ghanaian ministers in panic over Anas Galamsey Fraud phase II

Award-winning undercover journalist, Anas Aremeyaw Anas, has hinted at releasing ‘Part 2’ of his ongoing documentary on illegal mining dubbed, “Galamsey Fraud” this week. The...
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15-Year-old Perishes in Galamsey Pit

The lifeless body of a 15-year old class five pupil, Emmanuel Mensah was on Friday found floating on the surface of water in a...
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China suggests stronger cooperation to fighting illegal mining

Mr Zhu Jing, the Deputy Head of Mission, Embassy of China, has said it is important for Accra to collaborate with Beijing to present...

Edem Wages War Against Open Defecation.

Ghana's finest rapper Edem has taken another giant step by launching an end year festival dubbed: “Edemfest”. The event which was launched in Accra is...
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Forestry Commission Debunks “Galamsey” Allegations Against Its CEO

The Management of Forestry Commission has said in a statement signed by Mrs. Joyce Ofori Kwafo, the Corporate Affairs & Media Relations Manager and...
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4 Ghanaians and a Chinese arrested for illegal mining

One Chinese and four Ghanaians were on Wednesday, 23 May, arrested by Operation Vanguard Joint Task Force for engaging in illegal mining (galamsay) at...
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Ghana’s weak judicial system is a curse on galamsey

The Media Coalition Against Galamsey (MCAG) has identified the justice delivery system as the weakest link to the fight against illegal small-scale mining, also...
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One Chinese and 3 Ghanaians picked up over galamsey

The Operation Vanguard Joint Task Force Forward Operating Base West (FOB West), have arrested a Chinese national and three Ghanaians on an illegal mining...
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Amewu urged Ghanaian youth not to trade good morals for populism

The Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources has advised political parties to channel their energies into making the nation better where the rule of...
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Ghana’s Media Coalition determined to stop illegal mining

The Executive Director for the Media Coalition Against Galamsey (MCAG),Mr Ken Ashigbey has tasked the media to play its watchdog role to halt the...
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Media Coalition Against Galamsey Meets People of Nsueam

The Media Coalition against Galamsey (MCAG) has held their first town hall meeting in Nsueam in the Western Region to educate the people on...
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Operation Vanguard Round Up 1,155 Suspects in 3 Regions of Ghana

Operation Vanguard, the joint military and police task force set up to enforce the government's campaign against illegal mining activities in the country has...
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Media Coalition educates public on illegal mining

As part of efforts to stimulate community and institutional ownership of the sustained campaign against galamsey, the Media Coalition Against Galamsey (MCAG), with support...
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Media Coalition to educate Ghanaians on the negative effects of Galamsey

As part of efforts to stimulate community and institutional ownership of the sustained campaign against galamsey, The Media Coalition Against Galamsey (MCAG) with support...
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Ghanaians must contribute to the galamsey fight

Reverend Jones Sawyer, the Senior Pastor of God’s Strength Ministry, has described illegal mining as an evil act, which needed to be stopped. He said:...
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Coalition Against Galamsey Organises Mass Meetings in Upper West

Members of the Media Coalition Against Galamsey have intensified their crusade against illegal mining in the Upper West Region by holding series of Town...
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Gov’t Of Ghana Poised to spend $100m to reclaim destroyed lands

Government is poised to spend 100 million dollars to reclaim lands destroyed by activities of illegal miners in the country through the Multi-sectorial Mining...
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Displaced illegal miners at risk

Ms Hannah Blyth, the Programme Manager of the Fund for Peace, has called on government to ensure that a long term strategy is instituted...

MMDAs tasked to put up pragmatic proposals to attract investors

The Deputy Western Regional Minister, Mrs Gifty Eugenia Kusi has asked Metropolitan, Municipal and District Chief Executives in the region to be proactive and...
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Land owners asked to refrain from multiple land sales

Brema Owusu Asah I Kyidomhene of Gomoa Ajumako Traditional area has commended the government for taken concrete initiative at fighting Galamsey and Land guards...

Gender Minister Urge Ghanaians To Celebrate Men

Madam Afisa Otiko Djaba, the Minister of Gender, Children and Social Protection, has urged Ghanaians to appreciate and celebrate men on World International Men’s...
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Taskforce Wants Harsher Sentence For Illegal Miners

The Operation Vanguard, a joint Military-Police Taskforce set up by the government to enforce the ban on galamsey activities in the country has secured...
Illegal mining involving Ghanaians and Chinese is ongoing at Obuasi

Joint Task Force Undertake 233 Operations In 3 Months

The Operation Vanguard, a joint Military-Police Taskforce set up by the government to enforce the ban on illegal mining activities have embarked on 233...

Deputy Minister of Chieftaincy Appeals For Support

Government’s directive to small scale miners in the country to halt their operations was part of measures to identify and clamp down on uncontrolled...

Health Implications of Galamsey Needs to be Looked into – Prof Akosa

Professor Agyeman Badu Akosa, former Director General of the Ghana Health Service (GHS) , has called for research into the health implications of heavy...
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President Admits Corruption & Galamsey Are Ghana’s Main Challenge

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, on Monday mentioned corruption and illegal mining as the major key challenges confronting the nation. He therefore pledged his unflinching...
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Deforestation is far more dangerous than galamsey

After the concerted fight against illegal mining, popularly known as galamsey, Ghanaians would have to brace themselves up for another national fight if the...
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‘Saints and Sinners’ Set for August 26 Premiere

A galamsey play titled “Saints and Sinners”, would be premiered at the International Conference Centre in Accra on Aug 26 and 27. The play will...