The Member of Parliament for Manso Edubia, Mr Yaw Frimpong Addo, however dispelled the allegation that it was the town folks who were behind the looting.
He described the incident as very unfortunate and blamed it on the withdrawal of the military men without the provision of any alternative form of security.
Watch of the video of the offices of the mining company below. This was after the looting.
Below are more photos from the scene.