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E/R: Operation Vanguard arrests six more illegal miners 

[ad_1] The anti-galamsey taskforce, Operation Vanguard has arrested six more illegal miners. They are; Christopher Tetteh, Abdul Latif and David Buguri. The rest are; Enoch Annor, Louis Asare and James Darmeh. Tetteh, Latif and Bugri were arrested by the Forward Operating Base of the Taskforce at Akyem Asamamma. The task force retrieved a CAT 330 CL …

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Illegal miners clash with Chinese mining firm – Starr Fm

[ad_1] Illegal miners in the Gbani community of the upper East region have reportedly clashed with workers of a Chinese mining firm called Shaanxi Mining Limited. The illegal miners reportedly attacked three workers of the mining firm inflicting severe cutlass wounds on them, Starr News has gathered. The incident …

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‘Illegal miners never attacked galamsey taskforce’ – Starr Fm

[ad_1] Brother of the illegal miner shot dead by the anti-galamsey taskforce has denied claims by the force that its members were attacked when they stormed a mining site at Wawase in the Ashanti region. The 31-year-old Owusu Asante met his untimely death Sunday after members of the task-force …

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Galamsey task force arrests 26 illegal miners – Starr Fm

[ad_1] The Operation Vanguard task-force deployed in the Eastern region has arrested 26 illegal miners for defying the ban on illegal mining. The suspects were arrested by the task-force between 3 and 5 August, 2017 during its patrol of some mining sites in the region. The deputy regional Public …

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Court seizes passports of Chinese illegal miners – Starr Fm

[ad_1] The Koforidua High Court has granted bail to three Chinese nationals and three Ghanaian accomplices arrested for illegally mining at Denkyira near Nkawkaw in the Eastern region. The passports of the Chinese have also been confiscated. The six suspects were granted bail of Ghc30,000 with two surety each. …

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Illegal miners suffer massive scrotum swell in jail – Starr Fm

[ad_1] Five out of the 29 foreign illegal Miners standing trial at the Koforidua Circuit Court “B” for galamsey have suddenly developed massive swell in their scrotum, the court heard Thursday. All 29 are allegedly battling with one health condition or the other as they acclimatise with the cell. …

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