Three Chinese nationals have been arrested near Kyebi in the Eastern Region for engaging in illegal mining.
A surface mining equipment was found at the scene of a devastated parcel of land hedged by some farmlands. The suspects had built a make-shift structure using aluminium roofing sheets.
A combined team from the Ghana Police Service and the Mines and Agriculture Committee of the East Akyem Municipal Assembly arrested them Tuesday afternoon.
Assembyman for Kyebi Ahembrono Electoral Area Hon. Kwame Asiedu Bekow has been speaking with Abena Opokua Ahwenee on Agoo fm news analysis program Na Wo Kaa No Sen.