The President of the Republic of Ghana Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has authorised the Ghana Armed Force to quickly remove people mining from water bodies.
The operation stated today Wednesday, April 28th, 2021 on the River Pra in the Western Region and the Central Region of Ghana. Two Hundred officers of the Ghana Armed Forces are involved in the operation.
The Ministry of Defence and the Ghana Armed Forces will provide a detailed brief of developments and substainability efforts at 12pm on Friday 30th April 2021.
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