According to him, her re-emergence raises issues about whether or not she left Ghana within the first place.
Speaking on a Ho-based radio station, as a part of his tour of the Volta Region, he expressed reservation concerning the nefarious activities of Aisha Huang and affirmed his help for her prosecution.
“I’m not still sure whether she was in fact deported. Or whether she fled the country the first time and has now come back There still seems to be some uncertainty about it.
“But whichever way it is, she’s become the sort of nickname for all that galamsey represents”, he said.
“We have concerted to work at it. We need to have the corporation of the courts. Until recently when I came, the punishment for people caught was relatively light. [But] we’ve changed the law to stiffen the punishment for people caught,” he added.
Commenting on the combat against galamsey, he additionally acknowledged that in contrast to the previous, the combat has turn out to be extra standard in his regime.
In his view, efforts to clamp down on unlawful mining have seen an enormous enchancment under his watch as President.
The President, due to this fact, urged Ghanaians to maintain the momentum in coping with the menace.
“The efforts have brought a lot of fruits first of all. Galamsey is now a subject of national discussion. Everywhere you go, there’s this matter of galamsey. We’ve at least achieved this purpose of heightening consciousness about it as an evil.