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Obuasi Gold Mine Wikipedia

History. Mining at Obuasi begun in 1897, then referred to as the Ashanti Mine. In an interview Ashanti Kwesi Enyan, the Managing Director of the Obuasi Gold mine, announced that the mine, while potentially rich, faces challenges like returning the mine to profitability, addressing social and environmental issues, improving community engagement and illegal mining.

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Illegal miners refuse to leave AngloGold’s Obuasi

2016-10-13· Illegal miners who took over AngloGold Ashanti’s Obuasi operation in Ghana in January this year refuse to leave the mine despite a government

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Future of Obuasi AngloGold Ashanti

28 Apr 2016 Open letter on the illegal mining situation at the Obuasi Mine; 21 Apr 2016 Open letter on the illegal mining situation at the Obuasi Mine; 13 Apr 2016 AngloGold Ashanti updates on rapidly deteriorating situation at Obuasi Gold Mine; 22 Mar 2016 Update on restoration of security to Obuasi Gold Mine; 21 Mar 2016 Restoration of

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Obuasi clear of illegal miners, Sadiola hinges on talks

The government has taken the clear view that it would rather support large-scale and small-scale mining, as opposed to the illegal mining that dogged Obuasi in the run up to the country’s

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Obuasi Gold Mine WikipediaHistory. Mining at Obuasi begun in 1897, then referred to as the Ashanti Mine. In an interview Ashanti Kwesi Enyan, the Managing Dir

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Ghana's Illegal Galamsey Gold Mining Affecting Cocoa

2018-03-06· “What’s happening in terms of illegal mining in Ghana—let’s think beyond Obuasi—is something that if we are not careful will get to a point that we will lose it totally,” Asubonteng

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Obuasi And Illegal Mining

obuasi and illegal mining illegal mining in obuasi Obuasi Gold Mine Wikipedia the free The Obuasi Gold Mine is an openpit and underground gold mine situated near Obuasi in the Ashanti Region of Ghana obuasi and illegal mining Obuasi residents flee as illegal miners go on rampagetrending. Get a

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This they do by renting their land to unlicensed miners, hence the increase in galamsey or the illegal mining activities. All in all, the longterm effects of mining in Obuasi has generally resulted into environmental challenges, loss of farm land, pollution of water sources, damages of people`s houses as a result of blasts just to mention a few.

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Illegal Miners Plot Obuasi takeover News Ghana

2015-12-07· Business; Illegal Miners Plot Obuasi takeover. The serious aspect of this’ lawlessness’ is that these illegal miners are being supported by local politicians and some chiefs who are alleged to

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Ghana OKs AngloGold plan to reopen mine that MINING.COM

2018-06-27· Obuasi has reserves of 5.8 million ounces and will operate at costs lower than AngloGold’s current average, the company said in February. Annual gold output will average 350,000 ounces to

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Ghana OKs AngloGold plan to reopen mine that MINING.COM

2018-06-27· Obuasi has reserves of 5.8 million ounces and will operate at costs lower than AngloGold’s current average, the company said in February. Annual gold output will average 350,000 ounces to

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Illegal Miners Plot Obuasi takeover News Ghana

Business; Illegal Miners Plot Obuasi takeover. The serious aspect of this’ lawlessness’ is that these illegal miners are being supported by local politicians and some chiefs who are alleged to

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An illegal gold mining site near Obuasi, Ghana YouTube

2016-04-11· Bishop John Yaw Afoakwah explains how the church had planned to build a nursing college on this site in the village of Hia, Obuasi diocese, Ghana. Video by Melanie Lidman for GlobalSistersReport.

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Committee to evict illegal miners from AGA Obuasi Mine

The Minerals Commission has identified 70 groups of illegal small-scale miners to be relocated from concessions of Anglogold Ashanti Obuasi Mine. A District Mining Committee has therefore been inaugurated at Obuasi in the Ashanti region to oversee the peaceful exit of the unlicensed miners from AGA concession to demarcated areas within the lease area surrendered

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OPEN LETTER ON THE ILLEGAL MINING SITUATION AT THE OBUASI

a long-life, modern, mining operation that will attract foreign investment, and provide high-quality direct and indirect employment, taxes and foreign exchange revenue to the people of Ghana. However, the continued presence of illegal miners on the Obuasi Mine, and the apathy and inaction of the

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30 illegal Gold miners arrested in Obuasi Obuasitoday

About 30 young men have been arrested for engaging in illegal mining on the concession of AngloGold Ashanti (AGA) at Obuasi in the Ashanti region. The police also impounded excavators and other sophisticated weapons during the swoop at the underground mine of AGA. The Sustainability Manage of AGA Obuasi mines, Nana Ampofo Obeng confirmed this

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5 Resorting to illegal mining p24 6 Alleged brutality against local people p25 7 AGA rhetoric and reality p29 Conclusion p30 Recommendations p31 References p32. fighting poverty together3 Gold rushThe impact of gold mining on poor people in Obuasi in Ghana Executive summary While the price of gold dips from near-record levels on world markets, new ActionAid research highlights that poor people

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AGA’s Open Letter on the illegal mining situation at the

As one of the most significant investors in Ghana, we, AngloGold Ashanti Ghana, call on the Government of Ghana to urgently resolve the situation at the Obuasi Gold Mine where illegal miners have been looting significant quantities of high-grade, gold bearing material every day for almost three months. As they pillage this precious resource, they

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Obuasi clear of illegal miners, Sadiola hinges on talks

The Obuasi site remains clear of illegal miners and care-and-maintenance activities are ongoing at the Ghana operation, AngloGold Ashanti group planning executive Graham Ehm has assured. “Ghana has definitely done a 180-degree turnaround,” he told investors, analysts and journalists at this week’s AngloGold results presentation attended by Mining Weekly Online.

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Tracrevenues The Anglo Gold Ashanti (AGA) and Obuasi

Obuasi, a town in the Ashanti Region of Ghana, also known as sikakrom, or the rich city is famous for its gold mining activities. Mining in Obuasi has been going on for over 130 years and the town has been the mining grounds for the Ashanti Goldfields Company (AGC) since 1897.

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AngloGold Ashanti’s idled Obuasi gold mine threatened by

2016-02-16· AngloGold Ashanti, the dual listed gold mining company, believes that illegal mining activity could threaten the long-term viability of its idled Obuasi gold mine in Ghana, West Africa.. It also affects AngloGold Ashanti Ghana’s ability to maintain critical services at the mine as well as negatively impacts its feasibility study into whether the mine could be redeveloped and returned to

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Anglogold denies pullout of illegal miners from Obuasi

Anglogold Ashanti has rejected claims that illegal miners occupying the Obuasi mine have been removed by the Ashanti Regional Police

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Illegal gold miner killed in Obuasi Modern Ghana

A police crackdown on illegal gold mining activities in Anglogold Ashanti's out-of-use Pompora Treatment Plant (PTP) in Obuasi last Friday evening led to the death of an illegal miner. The deceased, Enoch Aziz, 26, whose father is a worker at Anglogold Ashanti, was hit in the mid-section by what the police described as a stray bullet.

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Illegal gold miner killed in Obuasi Graphic Online

2013-08-19· A police crackdown on illegal gold mining activities in Anglogold Ashanti’s out-of-use Pompora Treatment Plant (PTP) in Obuasi last Friday evening led to the death of an illegal miner.

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Nine Obuasi Illegal Miners Jailed 45 Years News Ghana

Nine ?explosives throwing? illegal ?miners, who have been scrounging and mining illegally at AngloGold Ashanti Obuasi underground operation were given a total of 45 years sentence by court in

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Obuasi viability threatened by illegal miners Miningmx

[miningmx] ANGLOGOLD Ashanti called for Ghana’s military to protect its Obuasi mine which is being overrun by illegal miners, said Bloomberg News citing a company announcement. Military personnel withdrew from the area on February 2 following several attacks in the preceding days, allowing hundreds of unauthorised miners to storm the

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Illegal Mining, The Politics And A Needless Death

2016-02-10· Over the weekend a tragic incident occurred at the Obuasi Mine of AngloGold Ashanti in the Ashanti Region. The company's Corporate Affairs Manager, the affable Mr. John Owusu was reportedly run over by a company vehicle as he together with a group of company officials and journalists were fleeing from rampaging illegal miners who were pelting them with stones.

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I supported Obuasi youth in galamsey Former Obuasi MCE

Former Municipal Chief Executive Officer for Obuasi, Kwasi Ofori Agyemang-Boadi says he supports the youth of Obuasi involved in illegal mining. The former MCE under the John Mahama administration

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Obuasi Galamsey YouTube

2019-10-02· Obuasi youth working..Illegal Maine. This video is unavailable. Watch Queue Queue

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All that glitters: Ghana battles illegal mining

2017-08-11· But illegal mining in Africa's second largest producer is taking a heavy human as well as environmental and economic toll with more than $2 billion lost to the practice last year alone

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