2 Chinese nationals, 2 Ghanaians galamsey operators at Nzema East


The Nzema East Municipal Security Council led by Frank Okpenyen, MCE arrested 2 Chinese nationals and 2 Ghanaians at a newly developed Galamsey site at Kwakukrom in the Nzema East Municipality.

The names of the suspects are Li Gou Hua, 40years; Wei Hua Fen, 37; Gambo Akpandaa, 29 years and Karim Abdulai, 28 years.

Items seized on site were 16 gallons of diesel, one water hose, one changfan motor and fuel pumping motor. Three (3) excavators were seen on the site (efforts are underway to move them).

They had returned to the forest to mine illegally disregarding the ministerial and presidential directives for all illegal mining in those areas and in water bodies to stop.

Suspects have been handed over to the Regional Police Command for investigations and prosecution.


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