A white Zimbabwean farmer, who was evicted from his farm last week, has told News24 that his farm is now occupied by "armed men", and a former minister says he will single-handedly remove President Robert Mugabe from power.Four assailants have been killed by security forces in Mali after an attack on a tourist resort popular with foreigners close to the capiotal Bamako.He told the media at a news conference held by a coalition against galamsey in Accra Tuesday the officials took advantage of his presence to organize a press conference to raise their concerns.Ivorian President Alassane Ouattara They talked about "effects that the galamsey in Ghana is having on Ivory Coast because River Bia enters Ivory Coast almost at the lower thirds.Barcelona, looking to replace Juventus-bound Javier Mascherano at the heart of their defence, have also tracked Bailly.
Professor Boateng said immediately he was asked by the Ivorian Ministers for Environment and Mining to speak to their citizens about measures Ghana is putting in place to solve the issue.One victim, a 28-year-old man, is willing to speak about his experience but wishes to remain anonymous. "After five minutes she sent me a message saying: 'Have a look at this video I've taken of you."She sent me a message and I was happy because normally the girls don't take the first step," he says. I am going to put it on You Tube unless you send me some money.' "I looked at the video - you could see my face..."I made it clear to them that we are very serious to stop galamsey and I was able to convince them that indeed we are serious," he said.Mining in a river in Ghana The Environment Minister raised the issue to emphasise the extent of damage the unrestrained activities of illegal miners is doing to the image of the country abroad.Manchester United are close to sealing a £30m deal for Villarreal defender Eric Bailly after flying the Ivory Coast international into the city for a medical.