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National security destroys illegal mining pits in Obuasi ...

A Military cum National Security operation has led to the closure and destruction of several illegal mining pits in Obuasi in the Ashanti region on Wednesday March 20, 2013.

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Ghana: Illegal Mining in Obuasi - allAfrica

2019-12-28  Overwhelmed by the sheer numbers of artisanal miners working illegally on its Obuasi concessions, AngloGold Ashanti has appealed to the government

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Illegal miners refuse to leave AngloGold’s Obuasi ...

Illegal miners who took over AngloGold Ashanti’s Obuasi operation in Ghana in January this year refuse to leave the mine despite a government order late last week asking them to stop digging for ...

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Ghana's Illegal Galamsey Gold Mining Affecting Cocoa ...

2018-3-6  Illegal gold mining in Ghana further exacerbates a volatile cocoa market. ... Two decades after the arrival of cocoa, the legal Obuasi gold mine was founded. Closely regulated, the big industrial ...

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Help solve illegal mining activities at Obuasi- Nana

Obuasi (Ash), Aug 14, GNA- A member of Council of State, Nana Prah Agyensiam VI, on Thursday urged the Obuasi Municipal Assembly and AngloGold Ashanti, to find permanent solution to illegal mining at Obuasi.

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Obuasi clear of illegal miners, Sadiola hinges on talks ...

The Obuasi site remains clear of illegal miners and care-and-maintenance activities are ongoing at the Ghana operation, AngloGold Ashanti group planning executive Graham Ehm has assured. “Ghana ...

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Illegal Miners Plot Obuasi takeover News Ghana

2020-2-15  Emboldened by tacit support of politicians and government bodies supposed to maintain law and order, illegal miners took to the streets last Wednesday and

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Gov’t Launches Community Mining Programme In

He said the survival of the people of Obuasi rest with Large scale and small scale mining all flourishing. He said the Nana Addo Dankwa Akuffo Addo's Government is one that fulfills its promises. "When we were campaigning in 2016, we promised to revive Anglogold Ashanti, Obuasi Mine and also regularize the activities of illegal mining in the ...

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Obuasi small scale Mining: The center cannot hold ...

We have been mining in Obuasi for the past 130 years and we still can’t even boast of one alternative company that would’ve taken the ever growing graduate unemployed youth in the Municipality ...

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(PDF) Impact of mining in Obuasi Municipality in

The study aimed to assess the impact of mining on the lives of people living in Obuasi Municipality. Both probability and non-probability research techniques were chosen for the study. In all, 154 ...

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Illegal mining activities ruining Obuasi project ...

Illegal mining activities ruining Obuasi project. 12 November 2009 5:00am. AngloGold Ashanti (Obuasi) has expressed the fear that the over one million dollars spent to check the silting up of the ...

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Ghana: Illegal Mining in Obuasi - allAfrica

2019-12-28  Overwhelmed by the sheer numbers of artisanal miners working illegally on its Obuasi concessions, AngloGold Ashanti has appealed to the government

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Nine Obuasi Illegal Miners Jailed 45 Years News Ghana

Nine ?explosives throwing? illegal ?miners, who have been scrounging and mining illegally at AngloGold Ashanti Obuasi underground operation were given a total of 45 years sentence by court in Kumasi.

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Help solve illegal mining activities at Obuasi- Nana

Obuasi (Ash), Aug 14, GNA- A member of Council of State, Nana Prah Agyensiam VI, on Thursday urged the Obuasi Municipal Assembly and AngloGold Ashanti, to find permanent solution to illegal mining at Obuasi.

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Illegal miner progress at Obuasi ... - Mining Weekly

The occupation by illegal miners part of the Obuasi gold mine in Ghana is slowing the feasibility work AngloGold Ashanti is undertaking for the modernisation of the troubled Ghana operation.

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OPEN LETTER ON THE ILLEGAL MINING SITUATION AT

2019-5-24  a long-life, modern, mining operation that will attract foreign investment, and provide high-quality direct and indirect employment, taxes and foreign exchange revenue to the people of Ghana. However, the continued presence of illegal miners on the Obuasi Mine, and the apathy and inaction of the

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Obuasi clear of illegal miners, Sadiola hinges on talks ...

The Obuasi site remains clear of illegal miners and care-and-maintenance activities are ongoing at the Ghana operation, AngloGold Ashanti group planning executive Graham Ehm has assured. “Ghana has definitely done a 180-degree turnaround,” he told investors, analysts and journalists at this week’s AngloGold results presentation attended by Mining Weekly Online.

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Illegal gold miner killed in Obuasi - Modern Ghana

A police crackdown on illegal gold mining activities in Anglogold Ashanti's out-of-use Pompora Treatment Plant (PTP) in Obuasi last Friday evening led to the death of an illegal miner. The deceased, Enoch Aziz, 26, whose father is a worker at Anglogold Ashanti, was

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Ghana finally acts against illegals at AngloGold's

2020-10-21  Order is finally being restored at AngloGold Ashanti’s Obuasi mine in Ghana after up to 12,000 illegal miners invaded the operation in January this year leading AngloGold to take international legal action against the Ghanaian government. According to AngloGold CEO Srinivasan (Venkat) Venkatakrishnan the Ghanaian military moved back onto the mine property during October and []

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Impact of illegal mining activities on forest ecosystem ...

2019-10-1  Illegal mining activities were identified as the cause of environmental problems such as water pollution, deforestation, poor soil fertility and limited access to land for agriculture productivity. Majority of respondents across the three communities indicated that forest is very important for non-market environmental services.

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Nine Obuasi Illegal Miners Jailed 45 Years News Ghana

Nine ?explosives throwing? illegal ?miners, who have been scrounging and mining illegally at AngloGold Ashanti Obuasi underground operation were given a total of 45 years sentence by court in Kumasi.

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Illegal miner progress at Obuasi ... - Mining Weekly

The occupation by illegal miners part of the Obuasi gold mine in Ghana is slowing the feasibility work AngloGold Ashanti is undertaking for the modernisation of the troubled Ghana operation.

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Illegal Miners Plot Obuasi takeover News Ghana

Emboldened by tacit support of politicians and government bodies supposed to maintain law and order, illegal miners took to the streets last Wednesday and

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Illegal gold miner killed in Obuasi - Modern Ghana

A police crackdown on illegal gold mining activities in Anglogold Ashanti's out-of-use Pompora Treatment Plant (PTP) in Obuasi last Friday evening led to the death of an illegal miner. The deceased, Enoch Aziz, 26, whose father is a worker at Anglogold Ashanti, was

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OPEN LETTER ON THE ILLEGAL MINING SITUATION AT

2019-5-24  a long-life, modern, mining operation that will attract foreign investment, and provide high-quality direct and indirect employment, taxes and foreign exchange revenue to the people of Ghana. However, the continued presence of illegal miners on the Obuasi Mine, and the apathy and inaction of the

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Galamseyers destroy Obuasi Oil Plantation and

2 天前  The land has been destroyed by activities of illegal mining Miners have besieged the land reserved for oil plantation and processing factory in Obuasi under

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Illegal gold miner killed in Obuasi - Graphic Online

A police crackdown on illegal gold mining activities in Anglogold Ashanti’s out-of-use Pompora Treatment Plant in Obuasi last Friday evening led to the death of an illegal miner.

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Ghana finally acts against illegals at AngloGold's

2020-10-21  Order is finally being restored at AngloGold Ashanti’s Obuasi mine in Ghana after up to 12,000 illegal miners invaded the operation in January this year leading AngloGold to take international legal action against the Ghanaian government. According to AngloGold CEO Srinivasan (Venkat) Venkatakrishnan the Ghanaian military moved back onto the mine property during October and []

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The Impact and Effect of Illegal Mining (galamsey)

Keywords: Mining, Illegal Mining (Galamsey), Minerals,Communities 1. Historical Background Introduction Mining is an important economic activity which has the potential of contributing to the development of areas endowed with the resources. Materials recovered by mining include bauxite,

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A Comparative Analysis of Diseases Associated with

mining area is required. This is the focus of this study. The disease patterns in Obuasi, a gold-mining town in the Ashanti Region of Ghana are compared with the patterns in Asankrangwa, a non-gold mining town in the Western region of Ghana. Obuasi was chosen since previous research on the town has been primarily from an economic

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Nine Obuasi Illegal Miners Jailed 45 Years News Ghana

Nine ?explosives throwing? illegal ?miners, who have been scrounging and mining illegally at AngloGold Ashanti Obuasi underground operation were given a total of 45 years sentence by court in Kumasi.

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OPEN LETTER ON THE ILLEGAL MINING SITUATION AT

2019-5-24  a long-life, modern, mining operation that will attract foreign investment, and provide high-quality direct and indirect employment, taxes and foreign exchange revenue to the people of Ghana. However, the continued presence of illegal miners on the Obuasi Mine, and the apathy and inaction of the

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Illegal Miners Plot Obuasi takeover News Ghana

Emboldened by tacit support of politicians and government bodies supposed to maintain law and order, illegal miners took to the streets last Wednesday and

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Obuasi And Illegal Mining - tischler-riebe.de

The recent surge in illegal mining activities at the Obuasi mine has been violent leading to the death of one of the company’s senior employees and follows the withdrawal of the military that had been stationed at the mine AngloGold Ashanti has as a result evacuated some

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Ghana finally acts against illegals at AngloGold's

2020-10-21  Order is finally being restored at AngloGold Ashanti’s Obuasi mine in Ghana after up to 12,000 illegal miners invaded the operation in January this year leading AngloGold to take international legal action against the Ghanaian government. According to AngloGold CEO Srinivasan (Venkat) Venkatakrishnan the Ghanaian military moved back onto the mine property during October and []

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Illegal gold miner killed in Obuasi - Graphic Online

A police crackdown on illegal gold mining activities in Anglogold Ashanti’s out-of-use Pompora Treatment Plant in Obuasi last Friday evening led to the death of an illegal miner.

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Images Of Mining Galamsey In Ghana Obuasi

Images Of Mining Galamsey In Ghana Obuasi . Obuasi gold mine pictures Ghanas Illegal Galamsey Gold Mining Affecting Cocoa, Two decades after the arrival of cocoa, the legal Obuasi gold mine was founded Closely regulated, the big industrial operation transformed a small Ashanti village into a

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Illegal mining threatens AngloGold African operation ...

2021-1-12  The problem of illegal mining has often plagued AngloGold, with attacks involving hundreds of men seeking access to unused sections of Obuasi for illegal mining in January. This saw military ...

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POLICY BRIEF No.5 The Galamsey Menace in Ghana: A ...

2017-6-27  (as illegal miners do not pay taxes) to the pollution of important water bodies. In March 2017, the Ghana Water Company warned that the spate of water pollu-tion by illegal ASM operators is approaching alarming levels, and that the country risks importing water for consumption by 2020 unless illegal mining activities are curbed.

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A Comparative Analysis of Diseases Associated with

mining area is required. This is the focus of this study. The disease patterns in Obuasi, a gold-mining town in the Ashanti Region of Ghana are compared with the patterns in Asankrangwa, a non-gold mining town in the Western region of Ghana. Obuasi was chosen since previous research on the town has been primarily from an economic

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