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Spokesman for Ghana’s bishops warns against illegal gold mining

October 19, 2022

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CWN Editor's Note: “We cannot continue like this,” said Father Dieu-Donne Kofi Davor, Director of Communications of the Episcopal Conference of Ghana, in reference to galamsey, or small-scale illegal gold mining.

Other Christian leaders in Ghana have also condemned galamsey—with a Methodist leader comparing it to Covid—and Ghana’s president vowed recently to eradicate the practice.

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