GALAMSEY FIGHT GETS TOUGH: MILITARY DEPLOYS 10 PLATOONS TO MINING SITES

GALAMSEY FIGHT GETS TOUGH: MILITARY DEPLOYS 10 PLATOONS TO MINING SITES. The government has stepped up its fight against illegal mining activities as the Military prepares to deploy ten platoons to protect mining sites from the menace on Monday. The deployment today is the first phase of what is expected to a long-term campaign to protect mining concessions. The Lands and Natural Resources Minister, John Peter Amewu, announced in July an extended military operation aimed at ridding small-scale illegal miners from the mining concessions big mining companies. Deployment of at least 300 military personnel also follows negotiations between the Chamber of Mines and the Ghana Armed Forces. The deployment, according to the Ministry is

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VIDEO: SOLDIERS MOURN MAJOR MAHAMA WITH ‘GYAMA’ AT THE STATE HOUSE

VIDEO: SOLDIERS MOURN MAJOR MAHAMA WITH ‘GYAMA’ AT THE STATE HOUSE. Watch soldiers of the Ghana Armed forces mourn their fallen comrade with JAMA BY: SHADRAK KANKAM/GRAPHIC.COM.GH DISCLAIMER: “The views expressed in this article are the sole responsibility of the author and do not neccessarily reflect those of  Ghana Media World. The contents of this article are of sole responsibility of the author(s).  Ghana Media World will not be responsible or liable for any inaccurate or incorrect statements contained in this article.” © GHANAMEDIAWORLD.COM HAVE A SAY. WHAT DO YOU THINK? DROP COMMENTS! SOURCE:  WWW.GHANAMEDIAWORLD.COM @ghanamediaworld on Twitter / lnstagram  ghanamediaworld Do you have a story for The Ghanameiaworld Online news team? Email us

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