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Deportation Lapses Revealed in Ghana’s Illegal Mining Scandal

En (aka Aisha) Huang, the alleged "queen" of illegal mining during a court appearance in Accra. Image via GhanaWeb.

New revelations about how En (Aisha) Huang, Ghana’s so-called Queen of Galamsey (illegal small-scale gold mining), managed to make her way back to the country despite being deported are adding political heat to an already red-hot controversy.

A member of parliament, Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa, posted new details on Facebook that rebut earlier allegations that China pressured the Ghanaian government not to prosecute Huang. 

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