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A mining company, cg aleksa limited, has sued the government over the seizure of its vehicles, machines and money by the taskforce of the inter-ministerial committee on illegal mininghe suit was filed at the takoradi high court with the ministry of lands and natural resources and the attorney-general a-g as the defendantsg aleksa.
Some illegal mining have evaded an arrest during a swoop undertaken by the wassa east district mining taskforcehe usual operation by the anti-galamsey taskforce in the district is meant to crackdown on these illegal miners along the pra river and in the forest reserve.
2017-1-27minister visited ghana in 2014, and pledged beijings support to help tackle the illegal small scale mining issue agence france-presse, 2014lthough governments interventions have reduced the scale of illegal mining activities by foreign nationals, there are still some foreign nationals operating in.
The move is to support governments fight against illegal mining to forestall the destruction of the environmenthe ashanti regional chapter of the ghana national association of small scale miners formed the taskforce made up of energetic menhe taskforce has been charged to monitor the activities of illegal miners in the region.
2017-8-1government intensifies galamsey fight - as military-police move into action details nana yaw dwamena 01 august 2017 of a national anti-galamsey task force was not to intimidate citizens but to stop the unacceptable behaviour of illegal mining which was destroying the environmenti will like to thank the government for this bold effort.
Galamsey fight government to deploy 400 joint military police task force previous left arrow key next right arrow key close government will by close of next week deploy a four hundred military and police joint team as first batch of the anti-galamsey taskforce to enforce the ban on illegal mining.
Despite an extended government ban on illegal mining and deployment of a joint taskforce to curb the menace, galamsey activities among communities on the river pra are still prevalent and slowing down efforts to help regain ghanas depleting fish stocks.
2017-2-28ghana may soon import drinking water from neighbouring countries if illegal mining also known galamsey is not checkedccording to the director for natural resources at the environmental protection agency epa, carl fiati, if government does not curb illegal mining, ghana may soon lose all of its water bodies.
Forty-two armed members of the task force operating under the code name galamstop in the atiwa district of the eastern region have invaded muoso community and brutalized a family of seven amidst firing of multiple gunshotshe taskforce members in three vehicles, wielding guns and machetes on saturday at about 200pm, attacked and brutalized one.
The mining sector has therefore been an important part of our economy, with gold accounting for over 90 of the sector ghana is the second largest gold producer in africa and the 9th largest producer in the worldhe sector directly contributed 38 of ghanas total corporate tax earnings, 27 of government revenue and 6 gdp in 2011.
Post views 29 anas to release shocking piece on illegal mining in ghana ghanaian investigative journalist, anas aremeyaw anas is set to release his latest investigative piece which focuses on illegal mininghe award-winning journalist made the announcement on his facebook page on tuesdayhe report, which he said will be published in the new.
2019-3-17ghana government deploys 400 security personnel to fight galamsey2017ress release government has deployed a task force of 400 security personnel to carry out an operation to put an end to all forms of illegal mining activities, popularly known as galamsey in the countrymrmbrose derry encouraged the taskforce to fight.
Despite an extended government ban on illegal mining and deployment of a joint taskforce to curb the menace, galamsey activities among communities on the.
June 18, 2018-ghanas president, nana addo dankwa akufo-addo, has assured that, shortly, government will put out a statement setting out a comprehensive roadmap, including the lifting of the ban on small-scale mining, to deal with, on a permanent basis, the grave threat of galamsey to the present and future health of ghana.
2019-1-29water quality improves after ghanaian government banned illegal mining heavily polluted due to illegal mining in ghana have improved after the government banned illegal mining in the country.
The government of ghana plans to pass a new minerals and mining act in order to fully regulate the sector and effectively deal with illegal mininghe review of the act upon completion will empower the courts to confiscate illegal mining equipment seized by authoritiesower to confiscate the.
2013-7-16ghana deports thousands of illegal chinese miners learned that ghanas government, to bring "sanity" to the mining sectorince then the government has launched a series of raids through.
The taskforce has since arrested more than 1,000 illegal miners and seized a number of excavators, changfans and pumping machines being used for illegal mininghana has been battling the menace of illegal mining, otherwise known as galamsey, for more than two decades resulting in the destruction of forest cover and pollution of water bodies.
A member of the communication team of the national democratic congress, chief biney, has called on president nana addo dankwah akufo-addo to make public the details of his anti-galamsey action plane said forming an anti-galamsey taskforce with a coded name does not by itself win the fight against the illegal mininge argued that.
2019-8-15accra, aug3, gna- the ghana mineworkers union has commended government for the creation of the ghana integrated aluminum development corporation to oversee the exploration and mining of bauxite in the atiwa, nyinahin and awaso reserveshe union also commended president akufo-addo for.
General news of thursday, 28 february 2019 source myjoyonlinem 2019-02-28 imcim secretary, charles cromwell bissiw, secretly filmed taking cash government says it will have the tapes of investigative journalist anas aremeyaw anass latest expos on illegal mining properly investigated using the raw unedited footage kojo oppong nkrumah, the information minister said if any public.
2017-5-20by godwill arthur-mensah, gna kumasi, may 20, gna - small-scale mining association in kumasi has implored the government to immediately lift the six months moratorium on illegal mining.
Environmental and security aspects of contemporary small scale mining in ghanaan inter-ministerial taskforce drawn from the military, immigration and police was set up by the president of.
This is the latest in a series of arrests involving chinese nationals, who have often defied governments ban on illegal mining, commonly known as galamseyarlier this year, president akufo-addo told chinese authorities that the ghana government will not hesitate to prosecute any chinese national caught engaging in illegal mining activities.
Ghanas government has deployed hundreds of police and military personnel across the country to deal with illegal mining activitieshe country has struggled to contain the menace for years now as its water bodies and environment are destroyed by individuals engaging in small scale mining illegallyead ghana gets special courts to deal with illegal mining.
2019-9-26analysis - small-scale gold mining in what is modern day ghana can be traced as far back as the 15th centuryt continues to be an important means of livelihood for many relatively low-income.
2013-6-7"illegal mining in ghana has assumed alarming proportions and has got to the point where it is threatening the survival of our water bodies," said charles wereko, spokesman for the ministry of.