By Kissy Agyeman-Togobo: CEO of Ghana’s Chamber of Mines, Dr. Toni Aubynn, formerly with Tullow Oil, has been an open critic of illegal Chinese mining in Ghana. At a press conference in Kumasi back in July, he told journalists that Ghana ought to be tougher on galamsey.
The time is ripe, more than ripe, said Mr. Seth Tepker, for the government to walk out of the dilemma. Fuel subsidies he emphasized are hurting the Ghanaian economy!
The Presidency had earlier denied the seizure of gold in Turkey where the news first broke. These stories only point a scalding finger at a government cover-up, iterated the youth groups.
I can not hide my disappointment in Kwasi Appiah’s bench for such technical ineptitude and lack of foresight, especially in our last match against Burkina Faso. Right from the group stages to this disgraceful semi-final, our technical bench failed to see and read the opponents’ game plans and how to counter them.
Andrew Solomon is the author, and most recently had published, “Far From the Tree: Parents, Children, and the Search for Identity.”
After a second half surge by Cape Verde, Ghana holds on to a rather emphatic victory, cementing their superiority and booking their ticket to the CAF semi finals.
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