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Galamsey pit kills a 25-year-old man

One Solomon Zakari aged 25 year of age, has been trapped and killed by a deep mining pit in the Ashanti Region. The pit is at Esaase in the Amansie West District in the Ashanti Region, he allegedly met his untimely death whilst mining for Gold with his two other friends for illegal miner's, popularly known as Galamsey. The Galamsey pit which is caved in trapped the deceased. The illegal miner's who are also friends of the deceased worked, worked hard to save him but we're too late to save him.

According the sources the deceased dead on the way, to being taken to the hospital he was taken to the Nkawie Hospital for treatment but could not make it. The body is said to have been deposited at the morgue in the frimpong boateng medical center for preservation and autopsy of the body for cause of death. The rate of Galamsey activities in the country is making us lose precious lives so as resources. But the president is committed in fighting this so let's hope it doesn't happen again.

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