Information reaching Obuasitoday.com suggests that, the venue for the long awaited #ObuasiMustNotDie Press conference, Champion Maclean Joint in Obuasi has been surrounded by men believed to be members of the Artisans’ Small Scale Miners Association.
Some of these men are threatening to kill any member of the Obuasi Must Live Coalition seen at the venue of the yet to be held Press Conference.
Security Beef up
The Conveynor for the Coalition, Mr. Prince Kwame Aboagye has assured members and well wishers who will be attending the Press Conference of full Police protection.
“We have spoken to the Divisional Police Commander and the Security detail has been beefed up, so the safety of all participants present is guaranteed”, he stressed
The Obuasi Must Live Coalition,is a pressure group set up to champion the economic revival of the Obuasi Municipality by calling on the appropriate leadership not to allow the Obuasi Mine to be shutdown completely.