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Encroachment on AGA's Obuasi Mine concession worrying

Obuasi (Ash), Sept. 26, GNA – Illegal small-scale miners encroaching on the AngloGold Ashanti's (AGA) Obuasi Mine concession at Kokoteasua in the Ashanti Region, have been warned to stay off the enclave in their own interest.

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Obuasi: Chief sues Minerals Commission, Chinese nationals ...

Aug 03, 2021· The Chiefs believe the Obuasi Municipal Assembly and the Minerals Commission are complicit in the mining activities in the area. They thus want the court to ensure that their lands are given back to them. Earlier this year, the Chief of Kwapia caused the arrest of four Chinese nationals involved in illegal mining.

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Illegal Mining Threatens 1D1F Project In Obuasi | General ...

Feb 02, 2021· Illegal Mining Threatens 1D1F Project In Obuasi. A-One District, One Factory (1D1F) project in the Obuasi Municipality, LEAPAB, which is into oil palm processing, is facing imminent collapse ...

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Encroachment on AGA's Obuasi mine concession worrying ...

Sep 26, 2021· Illegal small-scale miners encroaching on the AngloGold Ashanti's (AGA) Obuasi Mine concession at Kokoteasua in the Ashanti Region, have been warned to stay off the enclave in their own interest. They have no right to conduct any mining activities within the AGA's concession, Mr. Simon Osei-Mensah, the Regional Minister, stated.

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Anglogold Obuasi Mine to resume underground ore mining by ...

50 · 30 September 2021 3:53pm. AngloGold Ashanti has announced that underground ore mining at the Obuasi Gold Mine would resume by mid-October. However, Gold production from underground ore sources is ...

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Encroachment on AGA's Obuasi Mine concession worrying ...

Sep 26, 2021· Obuasi (Ash), Sept. 26, GNA - Illegal small-scale miners encroaching on the AngloGold Ashanti's (AGA) Obuasi Mine concession at Kokoteasua in the Ashanti Region, have been warned to stay off the enclave in their own interest. They have no right to conduct any mining activities within the AGA's concession, Mr. Simon Osei-Mensah, the Regional ...

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Encroachment on AGA's Obuasi Mine concession worrying ...

Sep 26, 2021· Illegal small-scale miners encroaching on the AngloGold Ashanti's (AGA) Obuasi Mine concession at Kokoteasua in the Ashanti Region, have been warned to stay off the enclave in their own interest. They have no right to conduct any mining activities within the AGA's concession, Mr. Simon Osei-Mensah, the Regional Minister, stated. According to him, the …

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'Stray bullet' kills illegal miner in Obuasi - Graphic Online

Aug 18, 2013· A police crackdown on illegal gold mining (gamasey) in the AngloGold Ashanti's out-of-use Pomona Treatment Plant (PTP) in Obuasi last Friday evening has led to the death of an illegal miner.

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Obuasi MCE Not Into Galamsey - DailyGuide Network

Feb 08, 2021· But in a sharp rebuttal, Mr. Aboagye, in an interview with Obuasi-based Time FM, said the MCE had no hand in the illegal mining so the rumours were baseless. He admitted that some unscrupulous people invaded part of the 1,000 acre land, given to his company at Adaase for oil plantations, but said the MCE was not involved.

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Illegal Mining Threatens 1D1F Project In Obuasi | General ...

Feb 02, 2021· A-One District, One Factory (1D1F) project in the Obuasi Municipality, LEAPAB, which is into oil palm processing, is facing imminent collapse following the invasion of its oil palm plantation by alleged illegal miners.

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Ghana: Illegal Mining in Obuasi - allAfrica.com

Jul 30, 2007· Overwhelmed by the sheer numbers of artisanal miners working illegally on its Obuasi concessions, AngloGold Ashanti has appealed to the government and the national security agencies to intervene ...

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illegal mining in obuasi

Illegal Mining In Obuasi. Illegal miners have largely been cleared from anglogold ashantis obuasi mine in ghana and the company can now explore a number of options for the asset including its possible sale or Read More Obuasi Gold …

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Five illegal miners grabbed in Obuasi. - Adwoa Adubia News

Jun 21, 2021· The Obuasi police acted upon a tip-off that a group has defied the government order to halt illegal mining also known as galamsey. The police command swooped on these five illegal miners at Buabenso near Kubikonto, a community in the Akrofuom District, on Friday, June 18. The suspects are Micheal Morkli, 32, Ofori Kpodo, 28, Emmanuel Vidogo,18 ...

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30 Illegal Miners Arrested In Obuasi - GhanaStar

Dec 29, 2016· About 30 young men have been arrested for engaging in illegal mining. About 30 young men have been arrested for engaging in illegal mining on the concession of AngloGold Ashanti (AGA) at Obuasi in the Ashanti region. The police also impounded excavators and other sophisticated weapons during the swoop at the underground mine of AGA.

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Stop Mining at Kokoteasua, Reg. Minister Sends Caution to ...

Sep 27, 2021· Stop Mining at Kokoteasua, Reg. Minister Sends Caution to illegal Miners ... Obuasi Mine collaborated with the Obuasi Municipal Assembly to handover a fully furnished training and rehabilitation center to Persons with Disability in Obuasi and its environs. The Regional Minister said the activities of the illegal miners at Kokoteasua have made ...

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Five illegal miners grabbed in Obuasi - GhanaWeb

Jun 21, 2021· The Obuasi police acted upon a tip-off that a group has defied the government order to halt illegal mining also known as Galamsey. The police command swooped on these five illegal miners at ...

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AngloGold Obuasi mine to resume operation mid-October ...

Sep 30, 2021· AngloGold Obuasi mine to resume operation mid-October. By Nana Kojo Last updated Sep 30, 2021. 0 ...

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Obuasi East District starts community mining – Obuasi East ...

Jun 26, 2020· The Member of Parliament for Obuasi East who was re-elected in the recent NPP primaries, Hon. Dr. Partrick Boakye Yiadom said it became necessary for President Akuffo-Addo to place a ban on small scale mining across the country in 2017 due to the destruction of the environment, river bodies and forest reserves by illegal miners.

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Illegal mining threatens AngloGold African operation ...

Apr 14, 2016· The problem of illegal mining has often plagued AngloGold, with attacks involving hundreds of men seeking access to unused sections of Obuasi for illegal mining in January. This saw military ...

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Obuasi must rise again from clutches of illegal mining ...

Feb 14, 2016· Over the weekend a tragic incident occurred at the Obuasi Mine of AngloGold Ashanti in the Ashanti Region. illegal mining. The company's Corporate Affairs Manager, the affable Mr. John Owusu was ...

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Illegal mining threatens 1D1F project in Obuasi ...

Feb 02, 2021· Part of the plantation that has been destroyed through illegal mining activities A One District, One Factory (1D1F) project in the Obuasi Municipality, LEAPAB, which is into oil palm processing, is facing imminent collapse following the invasion of its oil palm plantation by alleged illegal miners.

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(PDF) Impact of mining in Obuasi Municipality in Ashanti ...

Impact of mining in Obuasi Municipality in Ashanti region of Ghana: An assessment of human rights concerns in mining communities ...

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Five illegal miners grabbed in Obuasi - Home Of Ghana News

Jun 21, 2021· Five illegal miners have been arrested at Buabenso in the Adansi Akrofuom of the Ashanti Region. The Obuasi police acted upon a tip-off that a group has defied the government order to halt illegal mining also known as Galamsey. The police command swooped on these five illegal miners at Buabenso near Kubikonto, a community in […]

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Illegal mining in Obuasi gradually rearing its ugly head ...

Nov 25, 2013· Illegal mining in Obuasi gradually rearing its ugly head again. By. News Ghana - Nov 25, 2013. Story by Delalie Kudiabor/Spyghana.com . In spite of the complimentary effort by government to flush ...

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Formalisation Of Small Scale Mining In Obuasi In Jeopardy ...

Dec 11, 2018· The Artisanal Small-scale Mining Africa Network (ASMAN) has observed with grave concern the lackadaisical development on the regularisation of informal small scale miners in Obuasi, and wishses to appeal to the Inter-Ministerial Committee on Illegal Mining (IMCIM) to intervene in a timeous manner to rectify the anomaly.

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Formalisation Of Small Scale Mining In Obuasi In Jeopardy ...

Dec 11, 2018· The Artisanal & Small-scale Mining Africa Network (ASMAN) has observed with grave concern the lackadaisical development on the regularisation of informal small scale miners in Obuasi, and wishses to appeal to the Inter-Ministerial Committee on Illegal Mining (IMCIM) to intervene in a timeous manner to rectify the anomaly.

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Five Illegal Miners Grabbed In Obuasi - My News Ghana

Jun 21, 2021· The Obuasi police acted upon a tip-off that a group has defied the government order to halt illegal mining also known as galamsey. The police command swooped on these five illegal miners at Buabenso near Kubikonto, a community in …

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Government Launches Community Mining Programme In Obuasi ...

Jun 24, 2020· "When we were campaigning in 2016, we promised to revive Anglogold Ashanti, Obuasi Mine and also regularize the activities of illegal mining in the country, true to our words, all these have been achieved". He appealed to the Government to expand the frontiers of the Community Mining to include other areas in the Municipality.

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Illegal mining threatens 1D1F project in Obuasi - NewsTodayGh

Feb 02, 2021· A One District, One Factory (1D1F) project in the Obuasi Municipality, LEAPAB, which is into oil palm processing, is facing imminent collapse following the invasion of its oil palm plantation by alleged illegal miners.

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Illegal Mining In Obuasi

Illegal Mining In Obuasi. Illegal gold mining in Ghana undercuts church''s plans . The illegal mining has wreaked havoc on the environment, especially the waterways, and brought a host of social and health problems to rural villages. Since commercial mining began in Obuasi in 1897, there have always been "illegal" miners, who worked without ...

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Obuasi Gold Mine - Wikipedia

Following heavy losses mining was suspended in late 2014 with about 5,000 employees being laid off and the mine put into Care and Maintenance. During this time a large security force remained on site due to heavy pressure from local illegal miners. In 2016 an Obuasi employee was killed by a mob of illegal miners.

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OPEN LETTER ON THE ILLEGAL MINING SITUATION AT THE …

a long-life, modern, mining operation that will attract foreign investment, and provide high-quality direct and indirect employment, taxes and foreign exchange revenue to the people of Ghana. However, the continued presence of illegal miners on …

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