Post Tagged with: "CHINESE IN GHANA"

Vice President  Amissah-Arthur

Amissah-Arthur: Chinese Are Not Target of Clamp Down

Amissah-Arthur: Chinese Are Not Target of Clamp Down. The Vice-President, Mr Kwesi Bekoe Amissah-Arthur, has said the recent crackdown on illegal small-scale mining in the country is not targeted at Chinese or any group of foreigners.“If one monitors some sections of the international media, one could come to the conclusion that Chinese in Ghana are the targets. That is not […]

June 13, 2013 ·
 
Hundreds of residents took to the streets of Shanglin county, Guangxi

Chinese Protesters Demand Aid For Illegal Miners

Chinese Protesters Demand Aid For Illegal Miners. Hundreds of residents took to the streets of Shanglin county, Guangxi, last Friday  to demand the central government help relatives in Ghana after a series of attacks and looting targeting Chinese gold miners. Protesters began to gather outside the county government office building at 10am, holding placards and banners with slogans such as […]

June 12, 2013 ·
 
Illegal Mining site

Hansol Mining Company Accuses Task Force Of Murder

Hansol Mining Company Accuses Task Force Of Murder. Hansol Mining Company Limited has accused the Inter-Ministerial Taskforce established by President John Mahama to flush out illegal miners of murdering six Chinese nationals. The deceased have been identified as Jian Feng, Alina Rodriquez Grinan, Xinping Liu, Feiming Mo, Jiansheng Li and Chaohua Li.

June 11, 2013 ·
 
Illegal Chinese Miners: Don’t Arrest Us; We Are Ready To Go

Illegal Chinese Miners: Don’t Arrest Us; We Are Ready To Go

Illegal Chinese Miners: Don’t Arrest Us; We Are Ready To Go. Two hundred and two Chinese engaged in illegal mining in the country have volunteered to return to their home country.They have, therefore, pleaded with the Ghana Immigration Service (GIS) to process and repatriate them to China.

June 11, 2013 ·
 
Chinese Galamseyers

11 More Chinese Miners Arrested

11 More Chinese Miners Arrested. Police in the Sefwi-Wiawso District have arrested a female Chinese and her 10 male compatriots mining illegally at their camp in the forest of Amponteng and Alavanyo near Sefwi in the Western Region. They were armed with pump action gun, a shot gun, and pistol with eight live ammunitions and 10 mobile phones, an amount […]

June 7, 2013 ·
 
Some of the Chinese illegal miners

Chinese ‘Galamseyers’ Flush-out Won’t Affect Ghana–China Rapport

Chinese ‘Galamseyers’ Flush-out Won’t Affect Ghana–China Rapport. Ghana’s President has told the BBC that his country’s attempt to drive out Chinese illegal miners has not, and will not result in a tense or frosty relationship with China. Mr. John Mahama said on Thursday May 9, 2013 that: “We have been in talks with the Chinese and the Chinese Ambassador has […]

May 30, 2013 ·
 
Chinese Illegal Miner

Three,(Including 2 Chinese) Killed Over Galamsey Booty

Three Killed Over Galamsey Booty. Three persons, including two Chinese illegal miners, were last Monday killed in separate shooting incidents in the Wassa area of the Western Region.  In one of the incidents, a misunderstanding between two Chinese over the sharing of money resulted in the younger one pulling a pump action gun and shooting his older compatriot to death.

May 30, 2013 ·
 
Some of the Chinese illegal miners

51 Foreign Galamsey Operators Arrested

51 Foreign Galamsey Operators Arrested. A total of 51 foreigners, prominent among them being Chinese nationals, who are engaging in illegal mining activities also called “galamsey” in the Western Region have been arrested by the Regional Police Command in separate operations at different locations.

May 29, 2013 ·
 
Inusah Fuseini

Gov’t Rejects Plea To Halt Repatriation of Chinese Illegal Miners

Gov’t Rejects Plea To Halt Repatriation of Chinese Illegal Miners. The Government has rejected an appeal from a Chinese delegation to suspend the repatriation of Chinese miners. Some Eighty Chinese miners have been repatriated while more than seventy others are standing trial for engaging in illegal mining.

May 21, 2013 ·
 
Chinese Illegal Miner

Inusah Fuseini: We Will Not Tolerate Chinese Illegal Miners

Inusah Fuseini: We Will Not Tolerate Chinese Illegal Miners. Chairman of the inter-ministerial task force, set up by the President to check the activities of illegal miners, Hon Alhaji Inusah Fuseini, has expressed his reservations with the request placed by a special Chinese delegation for Chinese illegal miners in Ghana to be protected.

May 21, 2013 ·
 
FLASH-BACK: Chinese Illegal Miners

Western Region: 5 Chinese, Ghanaian Arrested For Mining In Forest Reserve

Western Region: 5 Chinese, Ghanaian Arrested For Mining In Forest Reserve. Five Chinese and a Ghanaian have been arrested for allegedly carrying out illegal mining in the forest reserve between Enchi-Kwawu and Elubo in the Aowin District in the Western Region.

May 20, 2013 ·
 
Chinese Illegal Miners

Ghana Immigration Service Repatriates 80 Chinese Illegal Miners

Ghana Immigration Service Repatriates 80 Chinese Illegal Miners. The Ghana Immigration Service (GIS) has repatriated 80 Chinese since March, 2013 for indulging in small-scale mining and possessing improper immigration documentation.

May 12, 2013 ·