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    Five Chinese nationals arrested in Amansie Central ...

    Jan 06, 2021  Five Chinese nationals have been arrested in the Amansie Central District of the Ashanti region for their alleged engagement in illegal mining activities. The Sustainable Environment Taskforce of ...

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    Military Not Involved In Illegal Mining – Ghana Army ...

    Jan 20, 2021  Narrating why the military appeared at the mining site, Gen Aphour said the Amansie South District, richly endowed with mineral resources has seen a lot of mining activities by registered and illegal miners. “Crime was therefore high in the District with foreign nationals, mainly from Niger, Guinea and Burkina Faso, involved,” he said. ...

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    Soldiers not providing protection for illegal mining ...

    Jan 20, 2021  He said media reports on the Military's involvement in the illegal act were a misrepresentation of facts. Narrating why the military appeared at the mining site, Gen Aphour said the Amansie South District, richly endowed with mineral resources has seen a lot of mining activities by registered and illegal miners.

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    (PDF) EFFECTS OF ILLEGAL SMALL SCLALE GOLD MINING ON THE ...

    The prevalence of illegal mining activities in the Amansie West District puts the district to a higher risk of poor environmental quality, where inhabitants are left to deal with land degradation, loss of vegetation cover, floods and the pollution of

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    Impacts of Illegal Mining (Galamsey) on the Environment ...

    The thrust of this study was to assess the impact of illegal mining operations on the soil and water bodies at four (4) selected communities (Esaase-Manhyia, Aboabo, Mpatuam and Tetrem) in Bontefufuo in the Amansie West District of Ghana. Three 100m × 100m plots were demarcated at each galamsey site in each community.

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    Owula Mangortey commends Joy News for exposing 'rogue ...

    Jan 21, 2021  JOY NEWS: Congrats for exposing “rogue soldiers” operating in the Amansie South District, but I doubt that the GHANA ARMY was helping Chinese involved in illegal mining. I am a Citizen. I congratulate JOY NEWS for exposing “rogue soldiers” and their collaborators operating in mining areas in the Amansie South District of the Ashanti Region.

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    (PDF) Impacts of Illegal Mining (Galamsey) on the ...

    Oct 07, 2020  Illegal mining (galamsey) is known to cause significant environmental pollution; the chemical used and the waste heaps are a source of

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    The Other Man-Made Disaster Ravaging the Amazon The Nation

    Aug 29, 2019  In Colombia, where illegal mining is the largest cause of deforestation, the government has passed strict laws policing the use of mercury and mining

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    Amansie Central: Three Chinese nationals arrested for ...

    Jan 12, 2020  Three Chinese nationals have been arrested for allegedly engaging in illegal mining at Fahiakobo, a town in the Amansie Central District in the Ashanti Region. The three were arrested on Monday, January 6, 2020, by the

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    PHOTOS: 5 Chinese illegal miners grabbed at Amansie West ...

    Some five Chinese illegal miners 'galamsey' have been arrested in the Amansie West District of the Ashanti region. The arrest was done on Friday, April 5, 2019, by the Inter-Ministerial Committee on Illegal Mining (IMCIM) and they were

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    Community declares war on Chinese galamseyers over farm ...

    Residents of Hia, a farming community in the Amansie Central District of the Ashanti Region have declared war on Chinese miners in the community following the. Residents of Hia, a farming community in the Amansie Central District of the Ashanti Region have declared war on Chinese miners in the community following the.

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    Soldiers not providing protection for illegal mining ...

    Jan 20, 2021  He said media reports on the Military's involvement in the illegal act were a misrepresentation of facts. Narrating why the military appeared at the mining site, Gen Aphour said the Amansie South District, richly endowed with mineral resources has seen a lot of mining activities by registered and illegal miners.

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    (PDF) The effect of illegal mining activities on ...

    The effect of illegal mining activities on vegetation: A case study of Bontefufuo Area in the Amansie West District of Ghana May 2020 DOI: 10.21203/rs.3.rs-29641/v1

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    Gloria Akuffo not obliged to give reasons for ...

    Aisha and her compatriots were first arraigned on May 9, 2018, for engaging in illegal small-scale mining at Bepotenten in the Amansie Central District of the Ashanti Region.

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    Community declares war on Chinese galamseyers over farm ...

    Residents of Hia, a farming community in the Amansie Central District of the Ashanti Region have declared war on Chinese miners in the community following the banishment of Assemblyman for Hia Anthony Kwakye Aborah by the traditional leaders.

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    Amansie Central residents lament over galamsey activities

    Jun 17, 2020  Residents of Amansie Central District in the Ashanti Region have appealed to authorities to crack the whip on illegal mining activities in the district.

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    Amansie Central District:Odaso Water Treatment Center To ...

    596 Odaso water treatment center at Odaso ,near Watreso ,a mining community in the Amansie Central District of the Ashanti region is under serious threat due to illegal mining activities in the area. The said water treatment center takes its only source from the Oda river and supplies treated water to the good people []

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    Owula Mangortey commends Joy News for exposing 'rogue ...

    Jan 21, 2021  JOY NEWS: Congrats for exposing “rogue soldiers” operating in the Amansie South District, but I doubt that the GHANA ARMY was helping Chinese involved in illegal mining. I am a Citizen. I congratulate JOY NEWS for exposing “rogue soldiers” and their collaborators operating in mining areas in the Amansie South District of the Ashanti Region.

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    Illegal mining biggest threat to cocoa industry - CRIG ...

    Feb 05, 2021  The Acting Executive Director of the Cocoa Research Institute of Ghana (CRIG), Dr Francis Padi, says illegal mining, popularly called galamsey, is the biggest threat to the sustainability of the ...

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    Peru: lllegal Gold Mining versus Biodiversity and Ecotourism

    More than 20,000 unlicensed gold miners recently protested in Peru’s capital and various regions against President Ollanta Humala’s crackdown on illegal mining. The dissenters want the government to ease a regulation passed in 2012 , which forces more than 70,000 miners to register their mining activities by this April 19 or otherwise face ...

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    2 die in ‘galamsey’ pit; Chinese translator and DCE fingered

    May 16, 2020  Two illegal miners died on Monday after a pit in which they were hunting for gold caved in at a small-scale mining site at Manso Tontokrom in the Amansie

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    Ghana Army Bosses Face-Saving Attempt Over Galamsey ...

    The Ghana Armed Forces (GAF) has announced it has commenced investigations into reports of some of its personnel, protecting illegal mining operations in which the

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    Amansie West: 2 Chinese busted for illegal mining; NADMO ...

    Two government appointees in the Amansie West District Assembly of the Ashanti region have been named as part of a syndicate allegedly engaging in illegal mining in the area. The two, have been identified as Samuel Asare-Brew, a

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    (PDF) The effect of illegal mining activities on ...

    The effect of illegal mining activities on vegetation: A case study of Bontefufuo Area in the Amansie West District of Ghana May 2020 DOI: 10.21203/rs.3.rs-29641/v1

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    Community declares war on Chinese galamseyers over farm ...

    Residents of Hia, a farming community in the Amansie Central District of the Ashanti Region have declared war on Chinese miners in the community following the. Residents of Hia, a farming community in the Amansie Central District of the Ashanti Region have declared war on Chinese miners in the community following the.

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    (PDF) Effects of Illegal Mining Activities on Water ...

    This paper assessed the suitability of water in the Amansie West District in the Ashanti Region of Ghana for irrigation purposes and future planning of clean water resources. Twenty one (21) locations were selected on the major rivers and their

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    Table 1 from Impacts of Illegal Mining (Galamsey) on the ...

    Corpus ID: 55368769. Impacts of Illegal Mining (Galamsey) on the Environment (Water and Soil) At Bontefufuo Area in the Amansie West District @article{Kuffour2018ImpactsOI, title={Impacts of Illegal Mining (Galamsey) on the Environment (Water and Soil) At Bontefufuo Area in the Amansie West District}, author={R. A. Kuffour and B. M. Tiimub and D.

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    Gloria Akuffo not obliged to give reasons for ...

    Aisha and her compatriots were first arraigned on May 9, 2018, for engaging in illegal small-scale mining at Bepotenten in the Amansie Central District of the Ashanti Region.

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    Amansie Central District:Odaso Water Treatment Center To ...

    596 Odaso water treatment center at Odaso ,near Watreso ,a mining community in the Amansie Central District of the Ashanti region is under serious threat due to illegal mining activities in the area. The said water treatment center takes its only source from the Oda river and supplies treated water to the good people []

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    Community declares war on Chinese galamseyers over farm ...

    Residents of Hia, a farming community in the Amansie Central District of the Ashanti Region have declared war on Chinese miners in the community following the banishment of Assemblyman for Hia Anthony Kwakye Aborah by the traditional leaders.

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    Illegal mining jeopardizing investments in cocoa ...

    Illegal mining is seriously hurting investments made by COCOBOD in cocoa production across the country ... District Chief Farmer and Nana Afia Patakyiaw District Queen Farmer of the Amansie West ...

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    Ghana: Illegal Mining Gets Chinese Rich and Locals Mad ...

    Illegal mining in Ghana has taken a new turn with hordes of Chinese appearing in the Adansi and Amansie West districts of the country. As Ghanaians express

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    "Political threats contribute to abandonment of cocoa ...

    "Political threats contribute to abandonment of cocoa farms for illegal mining in the Amansie West District" - Amansie West Cocoa Farmers President Recent News The Amansie West Cocoa Farmers President informed that he has not been advocating against the forsaking of cocoa farms for galamsey in every town within the Amansie West District

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    The Dangerous Couple: Illegal Mining and Water Pollution—A ...

    The threat posed by illegal mining to the quality of water resources in Ghana has become a major public concern due to the closing down of some water treatment plants in the country. This study aimed to investigate heavy metal pollution in Fena River due to the illegal mining activities. The study was based on 72 samples from six sampling points for a period of 12 months

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    Perception of Small-Scale Miners on Interventions to ...

    The proliferation of illegal mining in Ghana, coupled with its environmental impacts, especially on water bodies has compelled the government to ban all artisanal small-scale mining (ASM) activities in the country. ... Amansie Central District, and Asante Akim Central Municipality. Similarly, the Western region has some of the largest ASM sites ...

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    Chief Of Army Staff 'Goes To War' - The Chronicle Online

    Jan 25, 2021  Following reports that some military men from the Headquarters of the Central Command of the Ghana Army are protecting illegal mining operation of some Chinese nationals, the Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Major General Thomas Oppong-Peprah, according to information available to The Chronicle, has held an emergency durbar with personnel.

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