Tension is mounting between the youth in the Ahanta West Municipality and the Ghana Rubber Estate over community mining [galamsey] activities within GREL's plantations.
An attempt by the anti-illegal mining taskforce - Operation Vanguard on Monday morning to eject the illegal miners numbering over 800 was fiercely resisted.Follow @Graphicgh
The operators chanted war songs.
The Operation Vanguard team had to abort the operation because of the resistance from the illegal miners.
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