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As Found in Kwame Arhin, Gold Mining and Trading among the Ashanti in Ghana, Journal des Africanites 48: 1, 1978 Picture of two illegal galamsey miners in a shaft which they dug using crude

A Contextual Review of the Ghanaian Small-Scale Mining

4 A Contextual Review of the Ghanaian Small-scale Mining Industry Small-scale mining in Ghana, as in most developing countries, was for decades treated as an informal industrial sector, employing thousands of people but featuring

Residents of Nsonsomea in arms against planned mining

09/21 · He avers that they prefer their cashew to gold on any day and the decision to kick against plans by Strategic Company Limited to engage in mining in the Nsonsomea community is non-negotiable.

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This company is a small scale mining company based in Ghana and Burkina Faso.We work to achieve gold and diamond.Our aim is to always have classic and higher gold in

Military Not Involved In Illegal Mining – Ghana Army

01/20 · The general Officer Commanding (GOC), Central Command of the Ghana Army – Brigadier General JA Aphour has debunked the allegation that his command was providing protection to illegal miners. He said media reports on the Military’s involvement in the illegal act were a

Amansie youth up in arms against mining company - BusinessGhana

The youth in Amansie West District are up in arms against Asanko Gold Mining Company Limited, which has been operating the area, accusing it of not being a good corporate citizen. They said the company had failed to live up to its corporate social responsibility to the people with its promises to build schools, health facilities and supply of

Mining companies in Ghana : a comprehensive list YEN.COM.GH

Ghana's mining industry contributes around 37% to the country's total exports. As a result of this, there are quite a number of mining companies in Ghana that are making a great fortune. Gold alone contributes up to 90% of the mineral exports in the country.

The fault lines of Galamsey (Illegal Mining

01/24 · Since the late colonial era in the nineteenth century, illegal mining, loosely referred to as Galamsey to wit, Gather them and sell has become a major blot on our conscience as Ghanaians. Disclaimer: "The views/contents expressed in this article are the sole responsibility of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect those of Modern Ghana.

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Environmental Impacts of Mining: A Study of Mining

Mineral exploitation contributes significantly to economic growth and development in most world economies. In Africa, Ghana is the second largest gold producer, contributing to about 5.7% of the country’s GDP. The mining sector in Ghana consists of both small-scale and large-scale mining, each of which has varying environmental impacts. This paper provides an exposition on the environmental

Post-Mining Reclamation in Artisanal and Small-Scale Mining

ASM, Zenon Mining Company, located in Kwabeng in the Eastern Region of Ghana integrates reclamation into mine planning to make it a key ruling factor in the mining operations, waste dispos al, and