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Lifting the lid on Ghana's illegal small-scale mining problem

Sep 25, 2019· Lifting the lid on Ghana's illegal ... But the largest concentration was from China. By 2013, the scale of Chinese citizens' involvement in informal gold mining in Ghana was inviting ...

CSOs call on government to ban shisha smoking in Ghana ...

"The Ghana 2017 Global Youth Tobacco Survey in Junior High Schools showed that 8.9 percent of boys and 8.2 percent of currently use any form of tobacco products. 7.0 percent of boys and 5.3 percent of currently smoke tobacco while 0.4 percent of boys and 1.7 currently smoke shisha," he said.

Ghana takes action against illegal Chinese miners - ISS Africa

Ghana takes action against illegal Chinese miners. . On 5 June 2013, 169 Chinese miners were arrested in Ghana's gold-mining Ashanti region. These arrests followed Ghanaian President John Dramani Mahama's decision to put an end to illegal mining by foreigners.

Galamsey in Ghana and China's illegal ... - Asia by Africa

In 2004, Ghana registered some 6,000 Chinese arrivals, yet this number quickly jumped to 18,300 in 2012 and 20,300 in 2013. The actual numbers are probably higher, as the aforementioned tallies do not account for illegal entrants, notably from Togo where Chinese citizens enjoy visas-on-arrival.

Illegal Mining: Police arrest Chinese citizens in Zamfara ...

Apr 27, 2020· The Zamfara State Police Command has said it arrested two Chinese nationals for alleged illegal mining at Kwali village in Bukkuyum Local Government Area of the state.

Dig for gold in Ghana at your own risk, Chinese miners ...

Feb 20, 2019· Chinese citizens who work at gold mines in Ghana will not be protected by their home country if they get snared in a crackdown on illegal mining, China's Ministry of …

Influx of Chinese goldminers sparks tensions in Ghana ...

Apr 23, 2013· Ghana arrests 124 Chinese citizens for illegal gold mining Arrest of suspected illegal miners highlights challenges posed by China's growing presence in Africa Published: 6 Jun 2013

Gold, guns and China: Ghana's fight to ... - African Arguments

May 30, 2017· Hundreds of thousands, including many from China, are engaged in illegal artisanal mining. How can the government stop it? At the start of April, Ghana's government issued a three-week ultimatum to illegal gold miners operating in the country. They were told that they could either stop their activities or face prosecution. The threat seemed to work. By the end of the three weeks, over 500 ...

Mozambique: Illegal Loggers Detained in Sofala - allAfrica.com

20 people, seven of them Chinese citizens and the others Mozambicans, were arrested on 23 December for illegal logging in the buffer zone around the Gorongosa National Park in the central ...

Your 'mistake' on Aisha Huang slap on Ghanaians ...

Sep 24, 2019· - Pressure group, OccupyGhana, has described President Akufo-Addo's admission that the deportation of Aisha Huang was a mistake by his government as regrettable and a slap on the face ...

Ghana Arrests Chinese in Gold Mining Regions - The New ...

Jun 07, 2013· DAKAR, Senegal — The authorities in Ghana have conducted sweeping arrests of Chinese citizens in the nation's gold-mining regions, officials …

Ghana cracks down on Chinese illegal mining | Financial Times

Ghana has arrested 124 Chinese for illegal mining in the largest such crackdown yet, highlighting China's difficulties in limiting friction over its growing investment in Africa.

Traveling through unapproved routes remains illegal – GIS ...

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Dig for gold in Ghana at your own risk, Chinese miners ...

Apr 23, 2019· - Chinese citizens who work at gold mines in Ghana will not be protected by their home country if they get snared in a crackdown on illegal mining, China's Ministry of Foreign Affairs ...

Ten Chinese, One Ghanaian Arrested for Illegal Mining in ...

May 19, 2020· "10 China and one Ghana nationals were arrested," he said. "The success recorded is as a result of the resolve of Governor Oyetola to rid the state of economic saboteurs." This fresh arrest comes on the heels of the arrest of 17 Chinese nationals for illegal mining several weeks ago by the state government.

Tanzanian FM advises Ethiopia to control illegal migration ...

News Ghana is Ghana's leading online news portal for business in West Africa and around the World. Tel: +233 234-972-832 or +1-508-812-0505 Contact us: [email protected]

Ghana's Gold-Mine Arrest, China's Latest Headache in Africa

Jun 10, 2013· Ghana's Gold-Mine Arrest, China's Latest Headache in Africa. ... more than 100 Chinese citizens were arrested. In the last few days, pictures sent from Chinese nationals, either arrested or still ...

Pregnant woman refused bail after 31 Chinese accused of ...

Jun 05, 2017· Pregnant woman refused bail after 31 Chinese accused of illegal mining in Zambia Advertisement China's foreign ministry says Zambia has not justified the arrest of its citizens.

More than 100 Chinese miners held in Ghana

A SPOKESMAN for Ghana's immigration service says 161 Chinese citizens, who were arrested for illegal gold mining this week, will be deported.

Ghana arrests 124 Chinese citizens for illegal gold mining ...

Jun 06, 2013· Ghanaian authorities have arrested 124 Chinese citizens for illegal gold mining in the resource-rich west African country, highlighting the social and environmental challenges posed by China…

Despite deporting more than 4500 ... - Ghana Business News

Apr 11, 2017· In 2014, more than 1,577 illegal foreign miners were arrested by the Ghanaian authorities, and more than 3,800 submitted to deportation voluntarily, according to the Ministry for Lands and Mines. Immigration authorities said that in June and July 2014 alone 4,592 Chinese illegal immigrants were deported from Ghana.

Government committed to building 88 districts hospitals ...

Government is committed to the implementation of 'Agenda 88' – the building within a year, a fully-equipped, functional district hospital for 88 districts without such facilities. Additionally, it would build a fully-equipped, functional regional hospital for each of the new regions. President ...

Ghana arrests Chinese over 'illegal mining' | China News ...

Ghana arrests Chinese over 'illegal mining' Police detain 161 Chinese citizens, with Ghana's immigration service announcing they will all be deported back home. 07 Jun 2013 18:48 GMT

Illegal Gold Mining Threatens Ghana's Lucrative Cocoa ...

Jul 21, 2017· Earlier this month, a group of six Chinese nationals was arrested, accused of illegal mining. In 2013, around 4,500 nationals from China, one of Ghana…

Ghana arrests 168 Chinese nationals in illegal mining ...

Jun 06, 2013· Ghanaian authorities have arrested 168 Chinese citizens for illegal goldmining, highlighting the social and environmental challenges posed by China…

A German-Ghanaian Pastor, Arrested In Hamburg Under ...

Oct 12, 2019· The Pastor Ghanaian with a German citizenship is accused of having smuggled mainly Ghanaian citizens by air from Ghana into the Federal Republic of Germany to Hamburg. The accused apparently used real documents of Ghanaian citizens living in Hamburg, Ghanaian passports obtained by indirect false certification as well as stolen blank documents ...

Chinese gold miners abused and raped Ghanaians, says ...

Jun 06, 2013· The Chinese embassy in Ghana said no Chinese citizens detained were injured, but confusion and anger intensified among the Chinese online community after rumours claimed that Chinese-owned ...

China Illegal Miners Arrest: 124 Chinese Citizens arrested ...

Immigration officials in Ghana have said that at least 124 Chinese illegal miners have been arrested for engaging in small scale mining. Immigration officials in Ghana have said that at least 124 Chinese illegal miners have been arrested for engaging in small scale mining. The Chinese i. Wednesday, June 17 2020 . Breaking News.

The price of gold: Chinese mining in Ghana – video ...

Apr 23, 2013· Ghana arrests 124 Chinese citizens for illegal gold mining Arrest of suspected illegal miners highlights challenges posed by China's growing presence in Africa Published: 6 Jun 2013

Ghana's Gold Sparks Conflict With Illegal Chinese Miners ...

Oct 08, 2012· When a patch of land on the edge of Nweneso No. 1 village was bought by a Ghanaian who said he wanted to search for gold, few residents objected. Then dozens of Chinese …

Ghana government plans to process 50 ... - Ghana Business News

Dec 16, 2018· Hackman Owusu-Agyeman – Board Chairman of the Ghana Cocoa Board. The Board Chairman of the COCOBOD, Mr. Hackman Owusu-Agyeman says the government is planning to process 50 per cent of the cocoa that is produced in the country.

Chinese people in Ghana - Wikipedia

Migration of Chinese people in Ghana dates back to the 1940s. Originally, most came from Hong Kong; migration from mainland China began only in the 1980s. Although an exact number is not clear, experts estimate that the Chinese living in Ghana number nearly 700,000 people. 2,4% of the people in Ghana are of Chinese heritage.

Ghana: Lifting the Lid On Ghana's Illegal Small-Scale ...

Ghana's media also continues to report recurring arrests of illegal miners, both foreign and locals. In our view, small-scale mining with foreign involvement is unlikely to stop.

Two Chinese nationals arrested in Nigeria over N100 ...

May 18, 2020· - The Sokoto State office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) of Nigeria has arrested two Chinese nationals Meng Kun …