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Ghana arrests Chinese and Indian illegal gold miners - BBC ...

Jul 04, 2013· Ghana has been inundated with migrant gold miners in recent years and the vast majority — an estimated 50,000 — are Chinese from Shanglin county. The Chinese miners claim they were operating in legal partnership with local Ghanaian landowners (although many admit to …

The price of gold: Chinese mining in Ghana documentary ...

Daily news from Ghana and local Accra news stories including crime, health, education and general news by Daily Graphic. 3 Chinese arrested for illegal mining - Graphic Online About Graphic

Ghana's gold diggers: Chinese miners bring conflict ...

Apr 24, 2013· Ghana has had a gold rush but here, Afua Hirsch discovers how Chinese immigrants are profiting from industrialising the country's small-scale mining industry...

Thirteen miners killed at Chinese-owned gold mine in Ghana

Ghana's push to crack down on illegal gold mining is winning praise from the public but inflaming tensions with China, its biggest trading partner.

Conflict, collusion and corruption in small-scale gold ...

Jun 25, 2013· A crackdown on illegal gold mining involving foreign workers in Ghana has seen more than 200 Chinese and other West Africans arrested at several mine locations across the country.

Illegal mining in Ghana - fighting an ongoing battle says ...

BACKGROUND ARTICLE: From Gold Mine to Land Mine – The Chinese in Ghana . Tensions between Chinese immigrants and Ghanaians reached their zenith in the first week of June as authorities started raiding camps, mines and hotels in search of Chinese nationals that were trespassing the law by overstaying their visa or undertaking illegal mining.

Over 100 Chinese miners arrested in Ghana

Oct 30, 2013· Ghanaian police arrest 46 foreign nationals from China and India accused of illegally mining gold in the River Offin in central Ghana.

Arrests over illegal gold mining in Ghana - BBC News

By Bolaji Ogundele, Abuja More than 30 illegal miners, including 11 Chinese, who had been involved in illegal gold mining in Zamfara State, have been deported from Nigeria. The governor of Zamfara ...

chinese deported from gold mines site in ghana

Jun 25, 2013· A crackdown on illegal gold mining involving foreign workers in Ghana has seen more than 200 Chinese and other West Africans arrested at several mine locations across the country.

Chinese miners flock to Ghana gold boom | Financial Times

Oct 08, 2012· Thirty-eight were deported last month, China's embassy in Ghana said in a statement on its website dated Sept. 30. ... Chinese-made gold mining equipment has quickly become popular in mining ...

Arrests over illegal gold mining in Ghana - BBC News

Oct 15, 2012· Last month, about 30 Chinese miners were deported, Ghanaian officials said, AFP reports. The government says illegal mining negatively affects the economy and is …

Over 100 Chinese miners arrested in Ghana

Jun 06, 2013· ACCRA, Ghana (AP) -- A spokesman for Ghana's immigration service said that 161 Chinese nationals, who were arrested for illegal gold mining this week, will be deported to China.

Gold Mine to Land Mine - The Chinese in Ghana

The oldest and largest gold mining company in China is the state-run China National Gold Group Corporation (CNGGC), which accounts for approximately 20% of the production in the country. Other major mining companies operating in the country include Zijin Mining Group Co Ltd., Eldorado Gold, Sinovus Mining, and the Goldrea Resources Corporation.

Africa or Bust: Chinese Gold Miners Take Huge Risks - Time

Jun 10, 2013· This is not the first time Chinese gold miners in Ghana have faced the imminent threat of being detained, beaten, shot, or even killed. In October 2012, a 16-year-old boy was shot to death while ...

Gold Mine to Land Mine - The Chinese in Ghana

Jul 19, 2013· Thousands of Chinese nationals have been deported from Ghana in a crackdown on the plunder of the country's gold by illegal miners.. Immigration authorities say more than 4,500 Chinese …

Illegal Chinese miners caught in Ghana to be deported next ...

Mining farms and equipment were burned, and 5,000 Chinese workers were deported. The Ghanaian government claimed that these workers were illegal, under the Small-Scale Gold Mining Act of 1989.

Government Suspends Mining Operations at Kasenseli Gold ...

In 2011, 30 per cent of the country's 3.6m ounces of gold production came from small-scale mines, up from less than 25 per cent in 2010, according to Toni Aubynn, chief executive of the Ghana ...

More than 100 Chinese miners held in Ghana

Part three of a four-part film series on illegal gold mining focuses on the impact of foreign miners. China has had a long history of investment in Ghana, whether it be building the country's national theatre or constructing roads and dams. But the Chinese influence has not always been beneficial.