Abubakari Sadiq, a galamsey miner at Konongo Odumasi, has seen 30 colleagues die in mine pit collapses over his 23-year mining career. He has also seen countless miners die of silicosis, an incurable disease which affects the lungs, because of years inhaling dust from the stones being ground to extract the gold.
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Chinese Gov’t: We Struggle To Control Migration Of Our People. The Chinese government has admitted its failure to prevent its nationals from illegally traveling to Ghana. According to the Minister of Lands and Natural Resources, Alhaji Inusah Fuseini, the Chinese government was alarmed by the various reports of illegal mining activities being perpetrated by its nationals in Ghana. The government […]
Obuasi: Two People Shot Dead By Chinese Illegal Miners. Two local miners in Obuasi have been shot and killed by rival illegal Chinese miners. Two other locals, who were also shot by the same Chinese miners, are in a critical condition at the hospital. The Obuasi Divisional Crime Officer DSP Otuo Acheampong who confirmed the shooting to XYZ News said […]
Chinese Armed Robber In Court. THE TRIAL of 42-year old Chen Shicai, a Chinese national, who allegedly went on car snatching spree at knife point around the Ashaiman area and later identified as the alleged killer of another Chinese national at Hotel Koreana at Tema Community 12, was put before a Tema Circuit court yesterday.
Tema: Chinese Armed Robber Kills Pal. THE TROUBLES of a 42-year-old Chinese national who allegedly went on a car-snatching spree at knifepoint around the Ashaiman area seem far from over, as he has been identified as the killer of another Chinese national at Hotel Koreana at Tema Community 12.
Mad Hunt For Suspected Chinese Murderer. Police in Tema have mounted a search for a Chinese migrant Long Xianz for murder. The Chinese is suspected to be behind the killing of another Chinese national, Wianz Len Chen at the Korean Hotel in Tema.
Notorious Chinese Car Snatcher Arrested. A 42-YEAR-old Chinese national, who allegedly went on a car snatching spree at knifepoint around the Ashaiman area, has been arrested by night police patrol team.
Kumasi: Chinese Man Assaults Three Men. A Chinese who allegedly inflicted knife wounds on three of his compatriots on the suspicion that one of them was flirting with his fiancée has been arrested by the Kumasi Police.
Ghana, China To Set Up Committee To Address Illegal Chinese Miners. Governments of Ghana and China have resolved to establish a high-powered working committee to review circumstances leading to the influx of illegal Chinese miners to Ghana and bring up an integrated road-map to stop the influx.
Atiwa District: Five Chinese Galamsey Operators Nabbed. Five Chinese illegal small scale miners (Galamsey operators) were arrested by the Eastern Regional Police Command at Sarkonadese in the Atiwa District over the weekend.
Ghana Immigration Service Boss Accused Of Protecting Chinese Illegal Miners. A pressure group calling itself Mass Action Committee, has directly accused the Director of the Ghana Immigration Service (GIS) DCOP Dr. Peter Wiredu and his Deputy of “clandestinely” supporting illegal mining activities of some Chinese in Ghana. The group, in a press statement said: “We have discovered that many entry […]
Ghana Immigration Service To Hansol: Provide Evidence. The Ghana Immigration Service has denied stealing and destroying the properties of Hansol Mining Company during a swoop on their site and is calling on the company to provide evidence to support their accusations.