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Man drowns in galamsey pit; family suspects foul play

A 26-year-old man, Azumah Razak, has drowned in a galamsey pit at Kwahu Oframase in the Kwahu West Municipality of the Eastern...

26-year-old man drowns in galamsey pit, family suspects foul play

A 26-year-old man, Azumah Razak, has drowned in a galamsey pit at Kwahu Oframase in the Kwahu West Municipality of the Eastern...

Two brothers drown in galamsey pit

Two brothers have reportedly lost their lives after they drowned in a galamsey pit filled with water at Manso Watereso in the...

Colleague of Assistant Headmaster who drowned in galamsey pit speaks

A colleague of the Assistant Headmaster of Mpatasia D/A Junior High School in the Amansie South District of the Ashanti Region, Akwasi...

Assistant Headmaster of Mpatasia D/A drowns in galamsey pit

The Assistant Headmaster of Mpatasia D/A Junior High School in the Amansie South District of the Ashanti Region, Akwasi Anane, has died...

Galamsey pit collapses on illegal miners, one retrieved dead

At least three illegal miners are feared dead after an underground mining pit caved in on them at Akyem Twepiase near Kyebi...

Two die in galamsey pit at Sefwi Yaw Brefo

Two persons have been confirmed dead in illegal mining activity at Sefwi Yaw Brefo in the Juaboso district of the western north...

Galamsey pit kills 5 in North East region

An illegal mining pit trapped and killed five persons at Nangurumah in the Mamprugu Moaduri District of the North East Region.

Galamsey pit kills two miners at Manso Muano

Two people have drowned in a galamsey pit at Manso Muano in the Amansie South District of the Ashanti region.The incident occurred...

Open galamsey pits swallow community members

Scores of uncovered pits left behind by illegal miners are posing a serious threat to residents of those mining communities.

Collapsed galamsey pit kills 2 SHS students at Asiakwa

Two teenagers have died after an illegal mining (galamsey) pit collapsed at Asiakwa, a suburb of the Eastern Region.

2 dead as galamsey pit caves in at Juaboso

Two persons have lost their lives after an illegal mining (galamsey) pit caved in at Juaboso in the Western North Region.

Many feared dead in galamsey pit collapse at Gbane

Many feared dead after an illegal mining (galamsey) pit collapsed on them at Gbane in the Talensi district of the Upper East...
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41-year-old cocoa farmer found dead in galamsey pit in Western Region

A 41-year-old cocoa farmer identified as Kwame Manu has been found dead in a galamsey pit at Kwassa Kwagyansa in the Amenfi...

22-year-old man slips and dies in galamsey pit at Apampatia [Photos]

A 22-two-year-old man has met his untimely death after he slipped and fell into an abandoned galamsey pit at Akyem Apampatia in the Atiwa...

2 dead, one injured in galamsey pit in Western Region

Two illegal miners have met their untimely death with one other person severely injured after a hill close to their mine site...

Four die in galamsey pit at Tarkwa

Four illegal miners have been confirmed dead in Tarkwa after a galamsey pit caved in whilst they were still searching for gold.

Galamsey pit collapse crashes two to death in Ahafo Region

Two illegal miners have died after a pit they were mining in collapsed at Kokoase near Ntortroso in the Asutifi North district...

Six found dead in a galamsey pit at Mpohor

Six illegal miners have perished at Mpohor Banso in the Western Region of Ghana, after a Galamsey pit where they were mining...

Galamsey pit crashes 5 to death in the Western Region

Five miners met their untimely death last Sunday after an illegal mining (galamsey) pit collapsed on them at Adumbanso Lower Electoral Area, a...

Y’asem Nie: Of Galamsey pits and dark underworld of illegal activities – Accounts of...

An 'ex-galamseyer', Kojo Owusu, has shared his experience on the life-threatening occupation of illegal mining, popularly known in Ghana as 'galamsey'.

Y’asem Nie: Former ‘galamsey’ kingpin makes important connection between galamsey pits and crime [Video]

A man, identified as Kojo Owusu, has revealed how most wanted criminals use galamsey pits as a hideout haven from the police.

Two perish in galamsey pit collapse

Two persons have died from an illegal mining (galamsey) pit collapse in the Ahafo region while they were in the process of...

Two men killed in galamsey pit

Two men have reportedly been killed in a galamsey pit near Kyeremasu in the Dormaa East District in the Bono Region.

One dead, 2 injured in galamsey pit explosion

One dead with two others injured following an explosion in a galamsey pit at Dakurpe in the Nothern Region of Ghana.

Man dies in galamsey pit

The body of a man has been recovered from a water-filled pit at a gold mining site in the Manso-Aboabo community in...

Audio: Residents to blame for galamsey pit collapse – MP

Member of Parliament for Adansi Fomena, Andrews Amoako Asiamah has said that the recent mine pit collapse at...

SHS student found dead in galamsey pit; family suspects foul play

A male student of Nkawkaw Senior High School has died after he allegedly drowned in a galamsey pit at Sakapiah in...

Man drowns in abandoned galamsey pit at Wamanafo

A man believed to be in his 40s has drowned in an abandoned galamsey pit at Wamanafo near Wamfie in the Dormaa East District...

Final year student drowns in galamsey pit

A 20-year-old final year student of Osino Presbyterian Senior High School in the Eastern Region, Asiedu Kelvin has drowned in an abandoned galamsey pit...

Boy, 7, drowns in galamsey pit

An abandoned galamsey (illegal mining) pit at Akyem Adukrom in the East Akim municipality of the Eastern Region, has claimed the life of a...

Hot Audio: Galamsey pit collapses, killing 26 yr-old man

A galamsey pit at Adansi Mpirekyire in the Adansi South district has collapsed killing a 26-year old miner, Isaac Gbafa around 4pm Monday. The deceased...

One dead, several others trapped in galamsey pit at Ntotroso

One person has been confirmed dead, with several others believed to have been trapped after a mining pit in which they mining for the...

Wassa: One dead in galamsey pit collapse

One person has died in a galamsey pit collapse at Wassa Nananko in the Western Region. The pit reportedly caved in when three illegal miners...

PHOTOS: 4 dead, 15 trapped in galamsey pit in Asante Akyem

Four bodies have been retrieved from a galamsey pit at Pentransa in the Asante Akyem Central Municipality in the Ashanti Region. The illegal mining pit...

Nsuta Galamsey pit covered

A mining pit that collapsed at Nsuta near Prestea in the Prestea/Huni-Valley District in the Western Region last Sunday, trapping about 22 illegal miners...

14 remain trapped in Prestea-Nsuta galamsey pit 48 hours after collapse

Close to 48 hours after the collapse of an illegal mining pit in Prestea-Nsuta in the Western Region, 14 out of the 19 small-scale...

Police declare owners of collapsed Galamsey pit wanted

Police in the Western Region have declared owners of a Galamsey pit believed to have killed about 14 people in Prestea Nsuta wanted. 17 people...