Ghana news: Obuasi small scale Mining: The center cannot…

The quote above is well understood when the evil being done is very close to you. Last Saturday, the people of Obuasi and its surroundings

Murder is Everywhere: Chinese illegal mining in…

Traveling in and around the mining town of Obuasi, I spent four weeks inBut Ghanaian law prohibits small-scale mining by non-citizens.

In praise of small minersThe Economist

But researchers are concluding that small-scale mining may offer a moresaid its plans to invest in rehabilitating Ghana&#;s Obuasi gold mine,

Effective environmental governance and outcomes for gold…

This paper assesses the effectiveness of environmental governance of gold mining in Obuasi and Birim North Districts of Ghana and the nature of outcomes that

Gold Mining as Subsistence: Ghana&#;s Small-Scale…

The government completely legalized small-scale gold mining inin aSimilar kinds of cases are reported almost daily in Tarkwa, Obuasi, Dunkwa,

CPP to legalise galamsey | Accra FM

One such incident occurred in February between officials of AngloGold Ashanti and galamsey miners in Obuasi that led to the death of the

Invasion of AngloGold&#;s Ghana Mine Persists, Says…

Illegal miners who invaded AngloGold Ashanti Ltd.&#;s ObuasiIllegal mining, known locally as galamsey, is funded by powerful cartels and is

Gold mining and the socio-economic development of…

I do argue that gold mining in Obuasi opened up and brought prosperity in the areas. . scale illegal miners (galamsey) and AGC&#;s security forces, who are often

ENVIRONMENTAL AND HEALTH IMPACT OF MINING ON…

mining activities on the people of Obuasi and other surrounding communities. .. exploration and exploitation, while overregistered small-scale miners,

Ghana: Digging for Gold Is Now a Political Game At Obuasi…

The soldiers had been a check on galamsey operations over the years,concession leased to the government to licensed small scale miners.

Adansi Chief Threatens To De-stool Subs Who Allow…

The illegal mining or &#;Galamsey&#; menace is compelling authorities to takeThe Adansi Traditional Area which includes Obuasi, Fomena and

AngloGold worker killed as illegal miners storm site…

when hundreds of illegal miners stormed AngloGold&#;s Obuasi mine inon the mine were swarmed by ollegal miners, known as galamsey,

Nana Akuffo-Addo Promises To &#;Legalise&#; Galamsey…

But during a campaign event in the mining town of Obuasi Friday, NPP flagbearer Nana Addo promised to regularise the practice and bring it

Illegal miners in Ghana risk lives to survive closure of…

Obuasi town in the western region of Ghana was once a hive of activity.However, the small scale artisanal miners say they have no where to

Obuasi Galamsey operators on riot.YouTube

Some illegal miners in Obuasi on Wednesday morning took to the streets to protest a quit order handed them by the Minerals Commission for

Obuasi galamsey: AngloGold drags Ghana to ICSID|Class FM…

AngloGold Ashanti Ghana has said despite repeated attempts to have Ghanaian authorities restore law and order at the Obuasi mine, the security situation on

The Impact of Gold Mining on Local Farming Communities in…

lected communities in the Tarkwa, Obuasi, and Kenyasi mining areas of Ghana. TheIn, registered small-scale mines in Ghana employed an estimated

Anti-Galamsey Operation Kills One In Obuasi…

There is uneasy calm at the Obuasi town of Ayimadukrom in theof ayear-old man by anti-illegal mining (galamsey) taskforce during a

Nationalise mineral resources to end galamseyEconomic…

Nationalise mineral resources to end galamseyEconomic FightersThe Bibiani and the Obuasi mines were% owned by AngloGold

Integrated Assessment of Artisanal and Small-Scale Gold…

Keywords: small-scale gold mining; Ghana integrated assessment; mercury; metals; . Key mining areas (Obuasi, Tarkwa) and the capital.

GalamseyWikipedia

A galamsey is a local Ghanaian term which means illegal small-scale gold mining in Ghana, West Africa; such workers are known as galamseyers or orpailleurs

Evaluating conflict surrounding mineral extraction in Ghana…

This paper identifies areas of small-scale mining (SSM) activities . AngloGold Ashanti (AGA) on the company&#;s concession in Obuasi” (Arku, October).

Galamsey still ongoing at Denkyira Obuasi…

The NGO alleged that Chinese illegal miners are still engaging in galamsey activities. Large portions of land in the Akwaboso village has been

Gold mining and the socio-economic development of…

I do argue that gold mining in Obuasi opened up and brought prosperity in the areas. . scale illegal miners (galamsey) and AGC&#;s security forces, who are often

No galamsey, no voteObuasi miners chant |…

No galamsey, no voteObuasi miners chant. Aboutirate youth in the Obuasi East municipality of the Ashanti Region have vandalised the

Gold Diggers: Workers hunt for gold in growing number of illegal…

Gaining access to the mineslarge scale, small scale, illegal and legalall hadin certain areas, especially at the Obuasi mineGhana&#;s oldest minewhich

The Challenges of Environmental Governance: The Case of…

Mining Activities in Ghana with Emphasis on the Obuasi District of GhanaThe rate of illegal and small scale mining is destroying Ghana&#;s biodiversity.

Gold rush The impact of gold mining on poor people in…

mine in Obuasi, AGA recover gold by open-pit surface mining using the &#;heap leach&#; .. as &#;galamsey&#; – for the spillages, and claims it cleared them up and

Shooting between Obuasi galamsey operators and soldiers…

Anglogold Ashanti company informed the soldiers of the illegal mining going on in obuasi which is disrupting the company&#;s operation. this

TopicObuasi Mine

By: Martin Creamerth AugustIllegal occupation of the Obuasi gold mine in Ghana by &#;galamsey&#; miners is dealing a devastating blow to South African