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The Member of Parliament for Tain constituency in the Brong Ahafo region Gabriel Osie has said illegal small-scale gold mining in Ghana popularly known as galamsey, is worse than armed robbery. Expressing his views on this disturbing menace, the legislator said, unlike armed robbery where the target is on an individual or group of people, galamsey destroys the land, living species, people, water, food, neighboring countries source of water and also poses great health implications.

Galamsey is worse than armed robbery – Hon. Gabriel Osie

Ghana News –

The Member of Parliament for Tain constituency in the Brong Ahafo region Gabriel Osie has said illegal small-scale gold mining in Ghana popularly known as galamsey, is worse than armed robbery. Expressing his views on this disturbing menace, the legislator said, unlike armed robbery where the target is on an individual or group of people, galamsey destroys the land, living species, people, water, food, neighboring countries source of water and also poses great health implications.

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