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  • Continue burning galamsey excavators - Nana Addo
    Continue burning galamsey excavators - Nana Addo

    May 26, 2021 President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has endorsed the destruction of excavators being used for illegal mining popularly known as galamsey in the country. Galamsey excavator burnt. There have been

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  • Galamsey menace: Causes, effects and solutions
    Galamsey menace: Causes, effects and solutions

    May 17, 2017 Mining has been poorly regulated in the country even in the remote areas. While government subsidize mineral production, few enact or enforce strict environmental regulations for mining operations

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  • Small-Scale Mining in Ghana: The Government and the Galamsey
    Small-Scale Mining in Ghana: The Government and the Galamsey

    Amid brutalities, injuries, pay-to-play corruption, and destruction of mining equipment, many of the affected informal miners navigate a chaotic, ever-changing landscape in

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  • Gold, guns and China: Ghana’s fight to end galamsey
    Gold, guns and China: Ghana’s fight to end galamsey

    May 30, 2017 The government also said it will use computer software to track earth-moving equipment used in the illicit activity and may consider using drones to monitor the activities of illegal gold miners. The three-week ultimatum issued in April meanwhile led to over 500 excavators and 1,000 dredging machines being removed from illegal mining sites

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  • The wildcat goldminers doomed by their toxic trade
    The wildcat goldminers doomed by their toxic trade

    Jul 24, 2019 The town chief who wants mining to stop. Breathing problems. Galamsay penetrates all levels of society. Bawdie’s town chief, Nana Kwaw Fobri II, makes rent from mining operations. He declined to

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  • Impacts of ‘Galamsey’ on Drainage and Sanitation in the
    Impacts of ‘Galamsey’ on Drainage and Sanitation in the

    Many of the mining companies in the country are located in and around Tarkwa, and galamsey activities are very rampant. The area is said to host halve of all large scale mining in Ghana, over 100 registered or legal small scale mining and over 600 galamsey operators by 2012, and that registered mining and galamsey at the place date back to 1877

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  • 315 excavators seized; only 127 left – Galamsey task force
    315 excavators seized; only 127 left – Galamsey task force

    Feb 05, 2020 The leader of the team in charge of monitoring and securing all seized earthmoving and auxiliary equipment used for illegal small-scale mining (galamsey) has revealed that 315 excavators had been

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

    mining activities during election seasons. Illegal mining also flourishes in Ghana because it serves the interests of a wide range of powerful actors in society. In this context, we contend that any successful anti-galamsey crusade would depend on the demon-stration of sustained top-down elite commitment at the highest levels of government

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  • Ghana's missing excavators and how much the state has lost
    Ghana's missing excavators and how much the state has lost

    Feb 06, 2020 Now, it will be recalled that between 2017 and 2018, during the height of the fight against illegal mining (Galamsay), the then Minister for Lands and Natural Resources, Mr John Peter Amewu, sanctioned members of the Operation Vanguard team to seize any machine or equipment that they may chance upon in any Galamsay site

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  • Anti-Galamsey Task Force Approach Is As Bad ... - Modern Ghana
    Anti-Galamsey Task Force Approach Is As Bad ... - Modern Ghana

    Aug 15, 2017 The activities of illegal mining popularly known as galamsay and poor sanitation are among the top problems the country is facing in recent years. Politicians have made their way out in providing lip-services to assuage the electorates in their desperate attempts to win power but have done little to solve the very problem they promised the

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  • Example of illegal mining
    Example of illegal mining

    Example of illegal mining Products. As a leading global manufacturer of crushing, grinding and mining equipments, we offer advanced, reasonable solutions for any size-reduction requirements including, Example of illegal mining, quarry, aggregate, and different kinds of minerals

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  • Galamsey Fight: No Innocent Life Will Be Lost - Defence
    Galamsey Fight: No Innocent Life Will Be Lost - Defence

    Defence Minister, Dominic Nitiwul says “no innocent person’s life will be lost” in the fight against illegal mining (galamsey). The Minister, addressing the press at the Ministry of

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  • More woes for NPP’s Kate Gyamfua over burnt excavators
    More woes for NPP’s Kate Gyamfua over burnt excavators

    May 19, 2021 The latest destruction comes barely two days after twenty excavators and other mining equipment were set ablaze by the government’s anti-galamsay taskforce in parts of the Eastern region. This time, the military task force raided her site at Pameng, set fire into two bulldozers, 150 water pumping machines and other machinery

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  • (PDF) ILLEGAL MINING AS THREAT TO SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT
    (PDF) ILLEGAL MINING AS THREAT TO SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT

    gold mining sector were exported, at a trade value of US$1.7 billion (Minerals. Commission, 2 014). The country also produces a significant variety of ot

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  • 265 mining equipment destroyed over galamsey
    265 mining equipment destroyed over galamsey

    Dec 08, 2021 December 8, 2021. Deputy Minister of Lands and Natural Resources, George mireku Duker, has revealed that 265 mining equipment have been destroyed. He added that 26 illegal miners have also been arrested since the operation halt illegal mining was launched. He made this known at a media briefing on Wednesday December 8

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  • Burning 'galamsey' equipment against the law - Toobu
    Burning 'galamsey' equipment against the law - Toobu

    May 28, 2021 The Member of Parliament for Wa West, Superintendent Peter Toobu, has questioned the government’s approach of burning mining equipment seized in its latest attempt to tackle illegal small-scale mining. During an interview on the Citi Breakfast Show, Supt. Toobu said the government and the military must follow the law by presenting seized

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  • We’ll destroy equipment found at galamsey sites – Ghana
    We’ll destroy equipment found at galamsey sites – Ghana

    May 23, 2021 A statement from the Ministry of Information said the exercise, dubbed ‘Operation Halt II’, is aimed at “removing all persons and logistics involved in mining on water bodies.” The second phase of the exercise has seen the burning of excavators and other mining equipment – a move which has been justified by the government

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  • All Galamsey Equipment Will Be Destroyed On-Site
    All Galamsey Equipment Will Be Destroyed On-Site

    In the course of the fight against galamsey activities, the Operation Vanguard taskforce seized some excavators and mining equipment. The Chairman of the IMCIM and Minister of Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation at the time, Professor Kwabena Frimpong-Boateng, said 500 of the seized excavators had gone missing

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  • Burning Galamsey equipments could be illegal
    Burning Galamsey equipments could be illegal

    May 27, 2021 Burning Galamsey equipments could be illegal. Every Ghanaian citizen should be happy and support the actions being taken by the state against illegal mining/miners in recent months especially due

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  • Galamsey in Ghana and China's illegal gold rush —
    Galamsey in Ghana and China's illegal gold rush —

    Jan 16, 2019 Chinese equipment and techniques have also been adopted by Ghanaian galamsey workers, thus further perpetuating the growth of ASM as a percentage of the Ghanaian mining sector. ASM accounted for just seven percent of the mining sector in Ghana in 1995, only to grow (with the exception of a contraction in 2015) to thirty-eight percent, according

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  • Ghana's Illegal Galamsey Gold Mining Affecting
    Ghana's Illegal Galamsey Gold Mining Affecting

    Mar 06, 2018 Ghana, one of the world's biggest producers of cocoa beans, is facing a crisis around dangerous and dirty galamsey, or informal, mining—which experts warn could derail its agriculture sector

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  • Uncontrolled and Illegal (Galamsey) Mining Activities in
    Uncontrolled and Illegal (Galamsey) Mining Activities in

    Feb 01, 2018 The indigenous people in mining communities engage in Galamsey, using traditional tools such as shovels, pick axes, and head panes for mining operations. However, the influx of foreigners, especially the Chinese into the illegal mining activities has led to the introduction of modern technologies and equipment into illegal mining

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  • Mining Equipment - MineARC Systems
    Mining Equipment - MineARC Systems

    Mining equipment designed to improve underground safety and operational efficiencies, including stench gas and rock bolt cutters

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  • Mining | Cat | Caterpillar
    Mining | Cat | Caterpillar

    Caterpillar Mining leverages the broad Caterpillar portfolio to bring together the right people, products, technologies and services to meet the needs of the mining industry. No matter the size, type or complexity of your operation, our goal is to help you optimize your equipment, people and overall operation. Whether you are looking for surface mining or underground, we have the

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  • Top 11 Underground Mining Equipment Manufacturers
    Top 11 Underground Mining Equipment Manufacturers

    Apr 06, 2021 Heavy mining equipment manufacturers Corporation is the company that owns the leading P&H, Joy, and Montabert equipment and service brands in mining and related industries. The company’s history in Milwaukee can be traced back to the origin of the P&H brand in 1884.Globally, Komatsu underground mining equipment supplier has more than 60,000

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  • Common Types of Mining Equipment Used in the Mining
    Common Types of Mining Equipment Used in the Mining

    Mar 25, 2021 Mining is one of the most vital components of modern society due to the use of mined minerals in almost every consumer product. Additionally, 50% of the nation’s energy comes from coal or nuclear power that uses uranium. To support this need for modern equipment, mines are found in all 50 states, including our home state of Nevada

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  • Mining - Liebherr
    Mining - Liebherr

    Mining excavators. Mining trucks. Liebherr mining haul trucks impress in all equipment classes and are configured for payloads of up to 375 tonnes. The trusted diesel-electric drive concept ensures that the trucks operate under the highest level of

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  • Ghana’s new law could end illegal mining
    Ghana’s new law could end illegal mining

    Aug 20, 2014 The term small scale mining is used readily when discussing these illegal (Galamsay) activities, but the scale is far from small. It is a wide reaching destructive practice, that has far reaching

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  • Mining Equipment - Draeger
    Mining Equipment - Draeger

    We know that you need reliable mining safety equipment at your workplace. Proven in the field, our technically mature and reliable solutions help you to achieve maximum safety. In constant and close cooperation with you, our customers, we develop mining equipment to produce innovative solutions to meet even the latest demands

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  • Paul nkrumah - small scale mining - galamsay | LinkedIn
    Paul nkrumah - small scale mining - galamsay | LinkedIn

    small scale mining galamsay View Paul’s full profile See who you know in common Get introduced Contact Paul directly Join to view full profile Others named Paul nkrumah. paul nkrumah ceo at p n k strategists Ghana. Paul Poku Nkrumah

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