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Galamsey: Soldiers Operation

Burning Galamsey equipment could be illegal

Every Ghanaian citizen should be happy and support the actions being taken by the state against illegal mining/miners in recent months especially due to...
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Irate youth goes berserk over alleged illegal mining activities at Donkro-Nkwanta

Some irate youth at Donkro-Nkwanta in the Nkoranza South Municipality of the Bono East Region, nearly lynched the chief of the town, when they...

Pakistan questions illegal migrants deported by Germany and Poland

dpa/GNA – Pakistani authorities were on Thursday interrogating more than a dozen illegal immigrants after they were deported by Germany and Poland, officials...

Former French premier Balladur acquitted of illegal finance charges

dpa/GNA - Former French premier, Edouard Balladur, was acquitted on Thursday in a trial revolving around illegal campaign financing, according to the verdict. The...
IOM staff assist Somali, Ethiopian migrants who were forced into the sea by smugglers. Photo: UN Migration Agency (IOM) 2017

Lebanon to tackle illegal crossing problems: president

Lebanese President Michel Aoun urged on Thursday Lebanon's state security to take proper measures against illegally human smugglers by sea to other countries, a...
Two rhinoceros are seen in the Chobe National Park, northern Botswana, March. 24, 2015. The Kasane Conference on The Illegal Wildlife Trade was held on Tuesday in Kasane, the gateway to the Chobe National Park, with delegations from 35 countries and around 20 international organizations. (Xinhua/Lu Tianran)(azp)

Lack of economic opportunities fuel wildlife illegal trade: report

Lack of economic opportunities and desire to provide for families were some of the reasons that led poachers to get involved in illegal wildlife...
Illegal Immigrants

IOM voluntarily deports 110 illegal Sudanese migrants from Libya

The International Organization for Migration (IOM) on Sunday said it voluntarily deported 110 illegal Sudanese migrants from Libya to their home country. ...
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Over 400 illegal migrants rescued off Libyan coast in past week – IOM

The International Organization for Migration (IOM) said Tuesday that 408 illegal immigrants were rescued off the Libyan coast over the past week. ...
Mandatory Credit: Photo by Tife Owolabi/EPA/Shutterstock (7962013c) A Photograph Made Available on 24 February 2015 Shows Nigerian Naval Personnel Guarding Onboard Vessel Mt Redemption After Seizing Illegal Oil Shipment in the Bayelsa State Niger Delta Nigeria 23 February 2015 According to Reports Nigerian Authorities Seized the Ghanaian Owned Vessel Mt Redemption Carrying 100 Tons of Stolen Crude Oil Official Estimates Say Some 60 000 Barrels of Oil Are Stolen Each Day From Pipelines and Traded Illegally Nigeria Bayelsa Nigeria Illegal Oil Trade - Feb 2015

Websites involved in illegal oil trade seized by US

The United States announced today that it has seized three websites used by sanctions-violators to trade in crude oil, according to an official press release. The...

Man ordered to help with environmental promotion for illegal bird hunting

A court in central China has ordered a man to do environmental promotions after he was found to have illegally hunted a protected bird...

326 illegal migrants rescued off Libyan coast in past week

The International Organization for Migration (IOM) said on Tuesday that 326 illegal migrants were rescued off the Libyan coast over the past week. ...
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Volta Lake is dead – Fisheries Commission

Mr. Wendell Quartey-Papafio, Kpando Municipal Officer, Fisheries Commission, has said illegal fishing practices by fishermen plying the Volta Lake has rendered the Lake almost...
illegal immigrants

67 illegal immigrants rescued off western Libyan coast

The Libyan Interior Ministry said Thursday that 67 illegal immigrants have been rescued off Abu Kammash, a town some 120 km west of...

45 illegal immigrants die in shipwreck off Libyan coast – IOM

Federico Soda, chief of the International Organization for Migration (IOM) Mission in Libya, on Wednesday said that around 45 illegal immigrants died in...
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani was voted into office in 2013 (AFP Photo/Aamir Qureshi)

U.S. push for renewal of UN arms ban “illegal” – Iran

Senior Iranian officials on Wednesday said that the U.S. bid to renew a UN arms embargo against Iran lacks a "legal" basis. In a telephone...

Journalists urged to report extensively on the fisheries sector

Programmes Manager of Friends of the Nation (FoN), Mr Kyei Yamoah Kwadwo has entreated Journalists to devote much space and time to burning issues...

Traveling through unapproved routes remains illegal – GIS

The Ghana Immigration Service (GIS)on Wednesday said traveling into and out of Ghana through unapproved routes remains unlawful and illegal, and said that...

Four Nigerians arrested for illegal entry and bribery

Personnel of Sogakope Inland Immigration Checkpoint of the Ghana Immigration Service (GIS) have arrested three Nigerians for illegal entry into Ghana. ...

Online Gambling in Canada explained without doing something illegal

If you ever wondered how online gambling works in Canada, you may be pleased to learn that online gambling is fully legal and there...

Fisheries Commission urges fishmongers to adopt directives on coronavirus

In the wake of the deadly coronavirus pandemic, the Fisheries Commission (FC) has called on fishers and fishmongers to adopt the health protection measures...

Fisheries Commission to ban unregistered canoe owners from fishing

The Fisheries Commission (FC) has advised the Ghana National Canoe Fishermen Council (GNCFC) to impress upon their members to register their canoes before January...
Ivory Destroyed

China’s thorough ban on illegal wildlife trade timely amid COVID19

By Liu Caiyu Chinese lawmakers agreed Monday to thoroughly ban the illegal wildlife trade and eliminate bad habits of eating wild animals in...

Greater Accra Regional fishers deliberate on ending Saiko

A Greater Accra Regional Dialogue on ending Saiko in Ghana was held in Accra on Wednesday with a resolve of the stakeholders to support...
okada ghana

Regularise and regulate commercial motorcycles

Mr Tijani Muhammed, a commercial motorcycle operator at Tema in the Greater Accra Region, has called on Government to legalise commercial motorcycle transport for...
illegal miner

Two die as illegal mine collapses in Malawi

Two men were killed when an illegal mine collapsed in Malawi's lakeshore district of Mangochi, police confirmed Friday. The two, both 22,...
Swedru School of Business (SWESBU)

SWESBU: Concerned Parents Rise Against Illegal PTA Levy

Some concerned parents of the Swedru School of Business (SWESBU) have petitioned the Ghana Education Service (GES)Council and the Director-General of GES to investigate...
Banda Clash

All illegal settlements on Bui Dam must be removed – traditional council

The Banda Traditional Council has called for the government to act quickly to dismantle illegal settlements built closer to the Bui Hydro Dam to...

PURC Cautions Public Against Illegal Connections

The Public Utilities Regulatory Commission (PURC) has warned the public against illegal connections of utilities as that can truncate regular flow of potable water...
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Kumasi Importers Plead with Government to Remove Illegal Checkpoints

Members of the Kumasi Central Market Association (KCMA) and the Eastern Corridor Importers Association (ECIA) have called on the government to as a matter...

StarTimes Cautions Against Illegal TV Broadcast

StarTimes, a Pay-TV service operator has warned all television stations to cease and desist from unlicensed broadcast of the Union of European Football Association...