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Miner jailed by Enchi court for stealing

A 25 year-old Miner who broke into a co-tenant's room and stole his metal detector machine and Samsung tablet handset both worth GHC8,800.00 was...

Miner granted bail for causing death

The Nkawie Circuit Court has granted a 50-year-old miner GHC200,000.00 cedis bail with two sureties for causing the death of a bulldozer operator. ...

Galamsey pit swallows up a miner

The body of an unidentified man believed to be in his forties has been found floating in an abandoned ‘galamsey’ pit at Wamanafo in...

Namibia diamond miner set to cease land based mining

Namibia's biggest diamond miner, Namdeb, has announced plans to close its land based mines, a union official told media on Tuesday. Namdeb is a 50/50...
The illegal miners with some of their tools and explosives

Minister For Lands Cautions Illegal Miner

An illegal miner, Nana Agyepong, was on Sunday caught red-handed doing illegal mining, near a river at Hiawa in the Amenfi Central District of...

Security Officer Grabbed for Harming a Miner

A 36-year-old security officer, Mathias Anobre, has been sentenced to five years imprisonment with hard labour for pouring acid on an illegal miner. The convict,...

Small Scale Miner Fined For Mining In Reserved Forest

A 25 year-old small scale miner, Baba Dentenii has been fined GH¢2,400.00 by the Tarkwa Circuit Court for mining in the Bonsawire Forest Reserve. Dentenii,...

Driver Jailed 10 Years For Robbery

The Tarkwa Circuit Court has sentenced a 32 year-old driver, to 10 years imprisonment in hard labour for robbing his employer of more than...

Miner behind bars for attempted robbery

The convict, Kingsley Adjei, charged with conspiracy to commit crime and attempted robbery, was sentenced on his own plea. Meanwhile, Kwame...

Miner sentenced over stealing gold

He pleaded guilty to unlawful entry, causing damage and stealing. Prosecuting, Detective Chief Inspector Oscar Amponsah, told the court, presided over by Mr. Justice Emmanuel...

Court hands miner 15 years for robbery

He pleaded guilty to the charges of conspiracy to commit crime and attempted robbery. Prosecuting, Detective Chief Inspector Oscar Amponsah, told the Court, presided over...

19 year-old tiler granted bail

The accused person, John Kwofie pleaded not guilty. Police Detective Chief Inspector Oscar Amponsah told the Court that on November 16, around 0630 hrs, the...

Miner in police custody over defilement

The accused person would re-appear on November 17. Mr Ebo Donkor, Lawyer of the accused pleaded with the court to impress on the prosecutor...
Kwame Nkrumah

Nkrumah had Solar Energy vision for Ghana in 50s

Dear Ghana, "...leaders and planners should not...mandate future governments to any program of action under the unreformed 1992 Constitution. When they do, it will not...

Two drug carriers remanded

The police at the Akwawso checkpoint near Sefwi-Juaboso, have seized large quantity of dried leaves, suspected to be cannabis, from two people. The cannabis was...

Royal House Pastor In Trouble For Defrauding Miner

By Adu Koranteng A pastor with the Royal House Chapel, Pastor Anthony Adornyo, has been accused of defrauding an artisanal miner Alhassan Mohammed, Of a...

Buried Miner Found Alive

A group of coal miners from the western province of?Xinjiang, had an unbelievable surprise when the gallery they were excavating opened up on a...

Illegal miner sexually abuses imbecile

The Juaso Circuit Court presided over by Mr Alex Obeng Asante has ordered that an illegal miner standing trial over sexual abuse of an...
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Illegal miner arrested for inflicting wounds on colleague

A 31- year-old illegal miner who inflicted cutlass wounds on his colleague at Ata-ne-Ata a village near Huni Valley has been sentenced to five...
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Soldier saves drowning chinese illegal miner

A swift intervention by the Ashanti Regional Anti-Galamsey Taskforce saved a Chinese illegal miner from drowning after he jumped into an abandoned galamsey pit...

Illegal miner gets 15 years imprisonment

A Tarkwa Circuit Court has sentenced an illegal miner to 15 years imprisonment for defiling a two year-old girl at Kaniakor in the Tarkwa...

Court Jails Illegal Miner Over Narcotic Drugs

  Kwame Akrade, an illegal miner at Konongo- Odumase, has been ordered by the Juaso Circuit Court to be kept in prison custody for allegedly...

Illegal Miner Shot Dead By Obuasi Police

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...

Illegal Chinese Miner Shots 3 Ghanaians With AK47

The police in Bekwai have arrested a Chinese illegal miner who is alleged to have shot and wounded three Ghanaians with an AK 47...

Illegal miner jailed for unlawful entry

The Magistrate Court One in Tarkwa has sentenced a 28-year-old illegal miner, Abass Ago, to four years imprisonment for entering the house of a...

Police investigates into the death of a 16 year old boy.

(Reuters) ? Police in Ghana are investigating the death of a 16-year-old Chinese boy killed during a crackdown by security forces on illegal gold...

Ghana’s Gold Sparks Conflict with China, as Chinese Teenager, illegal Galamsey Miner Killed .

Ghana investigating death of Chinese boy during miner round-up   ACCRA (Reuters) - Police in?Ghana?are investigating the death of a 16-year-old Chinese boy killed during a...

Illegal miner arrested for alleged cocoa theft

A 22-year-old miner, Kofi Derrick, has been arrested by the police for alleged theft of a bag of cocoa belonging to the Produce Buying...

Small-scale gold miner drowns in discarded pit at Bekwai

A 27-year old small-scale miner at the weekend drowned in a deep open mining pit at Abodom in the Bekwai Municipality. Kwaku Nsiah fell into...

Small-scale gold miner drowns in discarded Ghana pit

A 27-year old small-scale miner at the weekend drowned in a deep open mining pit at Abodom in the Bekwai Municipality of Ghana. Kwaku Nsiah...