Thursday, May 25, 2017

Tag: illegal

AMA Demolishes Illegal Structures At Nkrumah Interchange

The Accra Metropolitan Assembly is demolishing unauthorized structures and settlements around the Kwame Nkrumah interchange at Circle in Accra. The numerous...

Work underway to flush out illegal quarry, sand winning in Nsawam

A member of the Parliamentary ad hoc committee tasked to investigate activities of illegal quarry and sand winning in the country say it is...

Ghana Loses GH¢850m To Illegal Fuel Importers

Hassan Tampuli, NPA Boss The National Petroleum Authority (NPA) has disclosed that Ghana loses about GH¢850 million annually in taxes due...

‘Govt not anti-mining’: Amewu promises alternatives for sacked illegal miners

Lands and Natural Resources Minister, John Peter Amewu, has said there is a plan to provide an alternative source of livelihood for illegal miners...

Gov’t to provide jobs to illegal miners in massive land reclamation...

Ghana needs at least GH¢20billon to reclaim land surface damaged by years of illegal mining activities. Lands and Natural Resources minister Peter Amewu found out...

Anti-galamsey: Govt begins clampdown on recalcitrant illegal mining firms

Government has heightened the fight against illegal mining by summoning mining companies that are still engaged in the act after the expiration of the...

Lands Minister destroys sachet water belonging to illegal miners

The Lands Minister has destroyed bags of sachet of water belonging to some illegal miners at Tumentu in the Western Region. The minister and a...

Caught illegal miner told to ‘go and sin no more’

An illegal miner was caught red-handed in the Western region following the expiration of an ultimatum to illegal mining operators to vacate their unauthorised...

A/R: Illegal miners defy gov’t ban on galamsey

Illegal miners, popularly known as galamsey are busily going about their duties in the Ashanti regional town of Akorikeri despite the ban on their...

Police must cultivate informants at Agbogbloshie to retrieve illegal arms –...

A security expert has advised the police to cultivate informants at Agbogbloshie in Accra if they are to be successful in the retrieval of...