Ghana: AngloGold Ashanti condemned for demolishing village

The people of Teberebie near Tarkwa have many complaints against AngloGold Ashanti Iduapriem Mine. Some of the complaints include allegations of pollution of rivers, conflicts around the dumping of rock waste on community farms and lands, using the security agencies to shoot residents, payment of low compensation, non payment of compensation, loss of community lands, loss of livelihood and forced evictions among others. The Rock Waste dump of the AngloGold Ashanti Iduapriem Mine established in Teberebie had generated many conflicts.

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