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Dunkwa Offin: Equipments Belonging to 69 Illegal Miners Destroyed

(69)Sixty Nine Illegal Mining Machines Have Been Confiscated And Destroyed By An Anti Galamsey Taskforce At Dunkwa Offin The ‘Stop Galamsey Operation’ Taskforce at Dunkwa...
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Illegal Meter Dealer In The Grips Of Ashanti Region Police

The authorities of the Electricity Company of Ghana in the Ashanti Region, have arrested a lotto agent at Kronom, a suburb of Kumasi for...

Ghana Gov’t Urged To Be Firm In Quest Against Illegal Mining

The Development Research and Advocacy Centre (DRAC), a Non-Governmental Organisation in northern Ghana has called on government not to be dissuaded by the threats...

State Attorney: Chinese Galamseyers Infringed on Ghana’s Immigration Laws

The five Chinese and their Ghanaian counterparts arrested in March 2017 for mining illegally on River Ankobra at Dawule in the Nzema East Municipality...

DRAC Disappointed In Anticancer State Institutions

The Development Research and Advocacy Centre (DRAC), a Non-Governmental Organization, operating in northern Ghana, has called on government not to be dissuaded and detracted...
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Gov’t Of Ghana Urged To Check Activities Of Registered Mining Companies

Government has been urged not to concentrate solely on illegal small scale mining (Galamsey) activities but widen its scope to include activities of legally...

Amewu Says All Illegal Miners Will Be Absorbed Under a Tree Planting Program

The Minister for Lands and Natural Resources, John Peter Amewu, has said that all illegal miners will be engaged in tree planting and other...

Tarkwa-Breman Galamsayers Unhappy With Their MP

Some illegal miners in Tarkwa-Breman in the Prestea Huni-Valley of the Western Region, have vowed to vote against their Member of Parliament (MP), Madam...

Dunkwa-on-Offin: Permit Acquisition Cause of illegal Mining

file imageThe Public Relations Officer for Small Scale Miners Association in the Central Region Peter Ayilay has blamed the high rate of illegal mining...

Minister of Lands Urge Illegal Miners to Take Advantage of MMIP

Mr John Peter Amewu, the Minister of Lands and Natural Resources, has urged illegal miners to take advantage of the numerous opportunities offered by...
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Ministry Of Lands Register Support For National Red Friday

Mr John Peter Amewu, the Minister of Lands and Natural Resources, has urged illegal miners to take advantage of the numerous opportunities offered by...
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Frimpong-Boateng Commends Media For Fight Against Galamsey

Professor Kwabena Frimpong-Boateng, the Minister of Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation, has declared support for the National Red Friday Crusade against Galamsey. The crusade, being...
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Dominic Nitiwul Discusses Maritime Safety With French Ambassador

Mr Dominic Nitiwul, the Minister of Defence, says the Ministry is ready to collaborate with France to improve maritime safety and security in the...

Police Promises to Crack the Whip On illegal Miners’

The Police say they are ready to clamp down on illegal miners destroying farmlands and river bodies across the country.According to the Police, some...
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Government Special Project Will Take Care of Illegal Miners

Government has said it will put in place an alternative livelihood programme for illegal miners who are expected to be out of work soon,...

Maurice Ampaw Okays Doggy Style

file image Maverick Lawyer Maurice Ampaw has stated that it is not out of place for partners in relationships to engage in ‘doggy’ style during...

ECG’s Operations in Eastern Region Hampered By Galamsey

The Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) has disclosed that the destructive activities of illegal miners are affecting its operation in some parts of the...

3 Chinese Nationals and 3 Others On Remand for Illegal Mining

file image The Eastern Regional Police Command has arrested six illegal miners including three Chinese nationals and their Ghanaian accomplices at Denkyira near Nkawkaw. The...

illegal imports costs Ghana GH¢ 490m – BDCs

The Chamber of Bulk Oil Distributors (CBOD) has made a strong case for the government to clamp down on all importers of illegal products...

Illegal Chinese Miners on Ankobra River Arrested

Police in the Western Region have arrested five Chinese nationals together with four Ghanaians for illegally mining for gold in River Ankobra at Bamianko...

B/A: Minister Imponds 7 Trucks Loaded With Illegal Logs

The Brong Ahafo Regional Minister, Kwaku Asomah-Cheremeh, has seized over seven articulated trucks loaded with large quantities of illegal chainsaw lumber.The illegal lumber was...

BoG to Punish Owners of Two Illegal Institutions

The Bank of Ghana (BoG) has disclosed it will duly sanction owners of the two institutions whose activities have been halted for operating illegally.The...
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Public Health Directorate Anticipate Cholera Outbreak In B/A

Dr Osei Kuffour Afreh, the Deputy Brong-Ahafo Regional Director, Public Health, on Tuesday raised public alarm on the possibility of cholera outbreak in the...
A tourist from California waves a U.S. national flag inside a vintage American car near the U.S. Embassy in Havana, Cuba, on July 20, 2015. Cuba and the United States reopened their respective embassies on July 20 as part of their recent agreement to restore diplomatic relations. (Xinhua/Liu Bin)

Cuba condemns “serious provocation” of OAS chief, illegal opposition group

The Cuban government condemned on Wednesday an "open and unacceptable provocation" by the Organization of American States (OAS) Secretary General, Luis Almagro, and an...

Police Detain 4 Illegal Chainsaw Operators

Five illegal chainsaw operators caught cutting down timber right inside the Tano-Offin Forest Reserve in the Nkawie Forest District have been detained by the...
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Nigeria Muslims Happy With The Performance of NAHCON

One of the tasks which President Muhammad Buhari laid on the shoulders of the leadership of the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) was...

Ghana: Could National Service Be Described As An Illegal National Suffering?

file image What is national service about shipping a fresh graduate from Accra to Wa and not assisting her with accommodation there, and starving her...
Fire fighters work at apipeline explosion scene at Ijegun area in Lagos, southwest Nigeria, March 16, 2014. According to Ibrahim Farniloye, the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) public information officer of Lagos, the explosion was as a result of underground spillage through points of previous vandalization. (Xinhua/Olatunji Obasa)

A/R Records 95 Fire Cases In January

The Ghana National Fire Service (GNFS) has renewed the call to the people to heed fire safety education to help prevent fire outbreaks. Mr. Semekor...

Illegal Sit-in at Randgold’s Tongon Resolved

AN illegal sit-in at the premises of Randgold Resources’ Tongon mine in Côte d’Ivoire had ended following a settlement, the details of which were...

Kuagbenu Says Approving Otiko Djaba Will Be Illegal

A former Executive Director of the National Service Scheme (NSS), Vincent Kuagbenu, says it will be illegal for parliament to approve the nomination of...