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My anti-galamsey stance intact – Akufo-Addo

Ghanaian leader Akufo-Addo has said his administration's position on illegal small scale mining, known as 'Galamsey,' remains the same despite concerns his...

Opinion: Mahama’s promise to free galamsey prisoners reasonable

During a visit to Mpohor in the Western Region as part of his campaign tours, the National Democratic Congress (NDC) 2020 flag-bearer,...

I’ll free all imprisoned galamseyers under Akufo-Addo – Mahama

The flagbearer of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), John Mahama, has served notice he will pardon all galamsey operators who have been...

Five die, 15 in critical condition as gold pit caves in...

At least five persons have lost their lives after a mining pit caved in at Ayanfuri-Gyaaman, a community in the Upper-Denkyira West...

500 former ‘galamseyers’ receive vocational and technical skills

The Minister for Local Government and Rural Development has disclosed that over 500 youths, who were previously engaged in illegal mining have...

A/R: Two dead as rescue operation ends at collapsed gold pit

A search-and-rescue operation for survivors in a collapsed gold pit at Mpatuam/Bontefufuo in the Ashanti Region has ended, with the death toll...

A/R: One dead, another feared trapped in collapsed gold pit

At least a body has been recovered from a collapsed pit in an illicit gold mine in the Amansie West District of...

Akufo-Addo sacks Amansie South DCE, nominates successor of late Takoradi MCE

The Amansie South District Chief Executive (DCE), William Asante Bediako, has been relieved of his post, a statement from the local government...

A/R: Abandoned gold pit kills 17-year-old boy

An abandoned gold pit at Mfensi in the Atwima Nwabiagya North  District of the Ashanti Region has collapsed, killing a 17-year-old boy...

One dead, 6 injured as illegal miners clash with soldiers at...

Tensions are high at Patrensa, near the Asante Akyem Municipal town of Konongo in the Ashanti Region, after a renewed clash between...