Name, shame persons caught engaging in illegal mining
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Name, shame persons caught engaging in illegal mining


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The General Secretary of the Small Scale Miners Association, Godwin Armah, has urged the government to consider the option of naming and shaming in the fight against illegal mining.

His call follows the Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II's statement at a Regional Consultative Dialogue on small-scale mining in the Ashanti Region on Wednesday, where he challenged the stakeholders to be truthful in the fight against the menace and call out persons involved in the act since they are known.

Currently, the Ghana Armed Forces has commenced the second phase of an operation to fight illegal small-scale mining.


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