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Flout ban on mining at your risk – Amewu warns small-scale miners

John Peter Amewu - Minister, Lands & Natural Resources

The government has warned the Ghana National Association of Small-Scale Miners that any attempt to breach the six-month freeze on all forms of small-scale mining will be considered as a violation of the laws of the country. If they do return to mining sites, the security forces would be awaiting them, the Minister of Lands and Natural Resources, Peter Amewu ...

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We’ll demonstrate if… – Small scale miners

President of the National Association of Small Scale Miners, Nii Adjetey

Small scale miners in Ghana are threatening to hit the streets with a massive demonstration if government goes ahead to ban their activities in the country. “Small scale miners are against the six month moratorium for us to stop work and they are planning to go on a demonstration. We the leaders are holding them on, but how long can ...

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