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AngloGold says Ghana manager killed in riot over illegal mining ...

Feb 10, 2016 ... CAPE TOWN (Reuters) - AngloGold Ashanti said on Wednesday its head of corporate affairs in Ghana was killed on Saturday during a riot...

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Chinese Illegal Gold Miners in Ghana - China in Africa: The Real Story

Jun 21, 2013 ... On May 14th, Ghana's Ministerial Task force led by the President Mahama launched a crackdown on illegal gold mining. It targets any...

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Gold mining in Ghana ruins environment, lives, driven by profit and ...

May 16, 2016 ... One might expect that Ghana's illegal gold mining would be carried out hidden from public view, surreptitiously, quietly. But behind the local...

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Ghana's gold diggers: Chinese miners bring conflict - SciDev.Net

Feb 10, 2016 ... Part three of a four-part film series on illegal gold mining focuses on the impact of foreign miners.

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Ghana arrests 168 Chinese nationals in illegal mining crackdown ...

Jun 6, 2013 ... "Illegal mining in Ghana has assumed alarming proportions and has got to the point where it is threatening the survival of our water bodies,"...

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Illegal mines tarnish gold from Ghana | Business | M&G

Apr 26, 2013 ... Digging in: It is estimated that 95% of small-scale gold mining in Ghana is illegal. (Randy Olson). Huang Ren Zhong's striped parasol stands...

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The impact of Chinese involvement in small-scale gold mining in ...

One aspect of the controversial issue of illegal mining in Ghana is the involvement of foreigners, especially Chinese companies and miners...

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Ghana arrests Chinese suspects in illegal mining crackdown - BBC ...

Mar 27, 2013 ... More than 120 Chinese nationals have been arrested in Ghana as part of a renewed clampdown against illegal mining.

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Ghana Mining News and Commentary | MINING.com

AngloGold Ashanti asked Ghana to redeploy troops at its Obuasi mine after an employee died in an attack by hundreds of illegal miners on the facility last week.

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Ghana arrests Chinese and Indian illegal gold miners - BBC News

Oct 30, 2013 ... Ghanaian police arrest 46 foreign nationals from China and India accused of illegally mining gold in the River Offin in central Ghana.

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Ghana arrests Chinese for 'illegal mining' - BBC News

Jun 6, 2013 ... At least 124 Chinese nationals suspected of illegal gold mining have been detained in Ghana, officials say. Chinese officials said most of those...

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Ghana arrests Chinese over 'illegal mining' - Al Jazeera English

Jun 7, 2013 ... Police in Ghana have arrested 161 Chinese citizens over allegations of illegal mining, immigration and Chinese embassy officials have said.

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Ghana Archives - Australian Mining

Illegal workers have taken over AngloGold Ashanti's Obuasi mine preventing the operation's redevelopment. The invasion of the site, one of the richest gold...

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Ghana's Gold Sparks Conflict With Illegal Chinese Miners - Bloomberg

Oct 8, 2012 ... As global gold prices climb amid economic uncertainty in Europe, Ghana is facing an influx of illegal small-scale miners from China using...

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Ghana environment pays cost of illegal mining - Al Jazeera English

Jun 24, 2014 ... Huge swathes of land, and three quarters of Ghana's waterways, have been polluted as a result of illegal gold mining. The government recently...

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Galamsey

A galamsey is a local artisanal gold miner in Ghana, West Africa; such workers are known as orpailleurs in neighboring francophone nations. Galamseys are people who do gold mining independent of min...

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Illegal gold mining in Ghana undercuts church's plans for land ...

May 16, 2016 ... Global Sisters Report presents a special series on mining and extractive industries and the women religious who work to limit the damage and...

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Illegal mining continues to degrade Ghana's forest - Tropenbos ...

The countryside is riddled with numerous illegal mining activities, some of which are carried out by local community members in conjunction with foreigners with...

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Fool's Gold: Chinese In Ghana Resented For Running Illegal Mines ...

Apr 24, 2013 ... Nonetheless, illegal mining proliferates across Ghana, the second-largest gold producer in Africa, behind South Africa, and the 10th biggest...

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How poverty spurs illegal gold mining in Ghana - Global Citizen

Feb 10, 2016 ... SciDev recently released a video report investigating illegal mining in Ghana and the “galamsey” gold rush. Galamseys are unregulated...

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