Third World Network Africa :

Mrs Anna Bossman, Acting Commissioner of the Ghana Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ), has said that the Commission will carry out an investigation into alleged cases of human rights violations perpetuated by mining companies and state security against people in communities affected by mining. (…)

Individual community members from Sanso and Kenyasi (where Anglogold Ashanti and Newmont Ghana Golds Limited respectively operate) were present and gave personal testimonies and experiences of cases of violence and brutalities perpetrated by state security and private security of mining companies.