illegal miners arrested in ghana

illegal miners arrested in ghana

Three illegal miners arrested at Sekyere

2021-12-20 · Three suspected illegal miners including an 18-year old woman have been picked up at Sekyere-Boase in the Wassa-East District of the Western Region. Some items found at the site including four Changfan machines and one tool box, were also confiscated. The operation on Sunday, December 19, 2021 which ...

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Ghana government warns illegal miners as Operation Halt ...

2021-12-9 · on Ghana government warns illegal miners as Operation Halt arrests 26 suspects. Mireku Duker. Mr George Mireku Duker, a Deputy Minister of Lands and Natural Resources in charge of Mines, has issued a stern warning to illegal miners still operating under the cover of darkness that government will continue to pursue them.

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Three illegal miners arrested at Sekyere, equipment ...

2021-12-20 · Three suspected illegal miners including an 18-year old woman have been arrested at Sekyere-Boase in the Wassa-East District of the

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7 Illegal Miners Arrested- Deputy Minister Alarmed By ...

2021-10-1 · They were arrested yesterday when a Deputy Minister of Lands and Natural Resources, Mr George Mireku Duker, led a special operation, made up of military and policemen, to clamp down on illegal ...

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Two Chinese Nationals Arrested in Ghanaian Army

2021-4-29 · Two suspected illegal gold miners arrested in Ghana. Image via Modern Ghana. Ghanaian army troops fanned out across the country on Wednesday in a nationwide crackdown on illegal mining in river areas, arresting dozens, including at least two Chinese nationals.

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7 Illegal miners arrested- Deputy minister alarmed by ...

2021-10-1 · 7 Illegal miners arrested- Deputy minister alarmed by foreigners’ invasion ... local people in mining communities to the Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources about the destructive activities ...

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Three illegal miners arrested at Sekyere, equipment ...

2021-12-20 · Three suspected illegal miners, including an 18-year old female, have been arrested at Sekyere-Boase in the Wassa-East District of the Western Region. Changfan machines and one tool box were some ...

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3 illegal miners jailed 15 years - Home Of Ghana News

2021-5-11 · Three illegal miners have been jailed five years each by a Circuit Court in Koforidua for engaging in illegal mining at Tentenku No.8 near Kofi Pare in the Kraboa Coaltar district of the Eastern Region. The convicts, Alhassan Abass, 28, Ibrahim Mohammed, 45, and Munkaila Djebo, 38, were apprehended by personnel of Operation Vanguard []

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124 suspected Chinese illegal miners arrested in Ghana ...

2013-6-6 · The Ghana Immigration Service disclosed that 124 suspected Chinese illegal miners were detained in the capital of the West African country.

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Eastern Region: 13 illegal miners operating around Birim ...

2021-10-7 · Thirteen illegal miners have been arrested for mining along the river Birim in the Eastern Region on Wednesday, October 6, 2021. The illegal miners, who were carrying out their activities right in the middle of the Birim River, were arrested by the Ghana Small Scale Miners Taskforce together with persons believed to be their financiers, at Kwaman Ekoso, Accra

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Three illegal miners arrested; tents set ablaze in a ...

2021-12-19 · Three suspected illegal miners including an 18-year old woman have been arrested at Sekyere-Boase in the Wassa-East District of the Western Region.Some items found at the site including four Changfan machines and one tool box, were also confiscated.The operation on Sunday, December 19, 2021 which was undertaken by the Delta taskforce, which is part of the

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Ghana government warns illegal miners as Operation Halt ...

2021-12-9 · on Ghana government warns illegal miners as Operation Halt arrests 26 suspects. Mireku Duker. Mr George Mireku Duker, a Deputy Minister of Lands and Natural Resources in charge of Mines, has issued a stern warning to illegal miners still operating under the cover of darkness that government will continue to pursue them.

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E/R: GNASSM arrests 13 illegal miners, 60 mining

2021-10-3 · E/R: GNASSM arrests 13 illegal miners, 60 mining equipment burnt. Thirteen (13) illegal miners have been arrested by the task force of the Ghana National Association of Small Scale Miners (GNASSM). The suspects including some West African Nationals were arrested at Accra Village, Mampong, Nkatieso, Mokyere, and other places operating on the ...

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7 Illegal Miners Arrested- Deputy Minister Alarmed By ...

2021-10-1 · The special operation followed several distress calls from local people in mining communities to the Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources about the destructive activities of illegal miners. According to the deputy minister, the arrested galamsey operators would be duly prosecuted, using the new mining law, to send a strong signal to others.

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7 Illegal miners arrested- Deputy minister alarmed by ...

2021-10-1 · 7 Illegal miners arrested- Deputy minister alarmed by foreigners’ invasion ... local people in mining communities to the Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources about the destructive activities ...

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3 illegal miners jailed 15 years - Home Of Ghana News

2021-5-11 · Three illegal miners have been jailed five years each by a Circuit Court in Koforidua for engaging in illegal mining at Tentenku No.8 near Kofi Pare in the Kraboa Coaltar district of the Eastern Region. The convicts, Alhassan Abass, 28, Ibrahim Mohammed, 45, and Munkaila Djebo, 38, were apprehended by personnel of Operation Vanguard []

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Illegal miners’ arrest won’t affect ties, China tells Ghana

2013-6-19 · Illegal Chinese mining in Ghana has resulted in violence and bloodshed in the African country. An illegal Chinese miner in Ghana was arrested earlier this

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Govt resolves to arrest, prosecute illegal miners ...

Govt resolves to arrest, prosecute illegal miners. • Mr Duker addressing the media. The government has given strong indication to arrest and prosecute persons operating illegally in the small-scale mining sector to protect the country’s natural resources. Deputy Minister of Lands and Natural Resources, George Mireku-Duker, said all ...

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124 suspected Chinese illegal miners arrested in Ghana ...

2013-6-6 · The Ghana Immigration Service disclosed that 124 suspected Chinese illegal miners were detained in the capital of the West African country.

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Illegal Chinese miners arrested in Ghana

2011-11-14 · Twenty-four illegal Chinese miners have been arrested by the Ghanaian immigration authority at Dunkwa in the central region of the country. A statement issued by the Ghana Immigration Service says a profile on the illegal miners indicates that they all hail from Guangxi Province in the Peoples Republic of China.

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Eastern Region: 13 illegal miners operating around Birim ...

2021-10-7 · Some 13 illegal miners have been arrested for mining along the river Birim in the Eastern Region on Wednesday, October 6, 2021. The illegal miners, who were carrying out their activities right in the middle of the Birim River, were arrested by the Ghana Small Scale Miners Taskforce together with persons believed to be their financiers, at Kwaman Ekoso, Accra

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7 Illegal Miners Arrested- Deputy Minister Alarmed By ...

2021-10-1 · They were arrested yesterday when a Deputy Minister of Lands and Natural Resources, Mr George Mireku Duker, led a special operation, made up of military and policemen, to clamp down on illegal ...

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Ghana government warns illegal miners as Operation Halt ...

2021-12-9 · on Ghana government warns illegal miners as Operation Halt arrests 26 suspects. Mireku Duker. Mr George Mireku Duker, a Deputy Minister of Lands and Natural Resources in charge of Mines, has issued a stern warning to illegal miners still operating under the cover of darkness that government will continue to pursue them.

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ARREST, PROSECUTE ILLEGAL MINERS POLLUTING WATER

2021-10-4 · GHANA – The Ghana National Association of Small-Scale Miners has called on the government to deal with illegal miners arrested for polluting water bodies. Over the past few days, over 15 illegal miners including foreigners have been arrested in the Eastern Region. The illegal miners, who are largely foreigners from Burkina Faso, Benin, and Ivory []

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W/R: 59 foreign nationals, 9 Ghanaian illegal miners arrested

2019-3-19 · The Western Regional Command of the Ghana Immigration Service has arrested some 68 illegal miners in the region. 59 of them were foreign nationals with the rest being local accomplices. The illegal miners were arrested on

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Two illegal miners arrested in Atwima Mponua, mining ...

2020-2-2 · Two illegal miners have been arrested during a swoop by a taskforce from the Ghana National Association of Small Scale Miners in the Atwima Mponua District of the Ashanti Region. About 30 equipment used by the miners in the

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5 Ghanaian illegal miners arrested: leader of the gang ...

2018-6-25 · Unfortunately, Bawah was never arrested. But some of his gang were arrested and were sentenced to 8 years imprisonment at the Nsawam Prison. However, Bawah Solomon Johnson is still on the wanted list of the Ghana police for recruiting and training gangs for illegal mining activities in the Western Region areas.

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3 illegal miners jailed 15 years - Home Of Ghana News

2021-5-11 · Three illegal miners have been jailed five years each by a Circuit Court in Koforidua for engaging in illegal mining at Tentenku No.8 near Kofi Pare in the Kraboa Coaltar district of the Eastern Region. The convicts, Alhassan Abass, 28, Ibrahim Mohammed, 45, and Munkaila Djebo, 38, were apprehended by personnel of Operation Vanguard []

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90 illegal miners arrested in anti-galamsey ... - Modern

2017-8-11 · The miners were arrested in some illegal mining areas in the Ashanti, Eastern and Western Regions within a period of two weeks. The task force has also seized some equipment from the miners. The Commanding Officer for Operation Vanguard, Colonel William Agyapong has been speaking to Citi News.

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