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JUSTICE

Foreigners into illegal gold mining to serve jail term before deportation

Foreign nationals caught in illegal gold mining and convicted by a court, are going to serve their jail term before they are deported to their home country, a Deputy Minister of Lands and Natural Resources, has warned. Mr. George Mireku Duker said any such offender would face the full weight of the laws of the country before any determination of deportation was made.

  15 days ago ago
Foreigners into illegal gold mining to serve jail term before deportation

POLITICS

Before He Became Deputy Minister, He Fought His Colleague Politician, In a "Bite To Punch" Fiasco

Hon. Mireku Duker, may be a politician with any shades. George Mireku Duker is a member of the Seventh Parliament of the Fourth Republic of Ghana representing the Tarkwa-Nsuaem Constituency in the Western Region on the ticket of the New Patriotic Party. His first tertiary certificate is a Teachers "Cert A" from Komeda Teacher Training College, furthering on into the university eventually, to obtain a Bachelors Degree in Education (B.ED) in Accounting from the University of Education.

  4 months ago ago
Before He Became Deputy Minister, He Fought His Colleague Politician, In a

POLITICS

Court Dismisses Duker's Application; NDC Emboldened To Challenge Tarkwa-Nsuaem Election Results

A Sekondi High Court presided over by Her Ladyship Justice Justice Sedina Agbemava has dismissed an application filed by second respondent, Mr. George Mireku Duker to have the petition filed by Mr. Justice Abban, who is challenging his election as the Parliamentary representative for Tarkwa-Nsuaem, struck out.

  5 months ago ago
Court Dismisses Duker's Application; NDC Emboldened To Challenge Tarkwa-Nsuaem Election Results

POLITICS

Court Orders Arrest of NPP Tarkwa-Nsueam Serial Caller For Disobeying Subpoena

The Takoradi Circuit Court A’ presided over by His Honour Michael Ampadu has issued a bench warrant for the arrest of one Timothy Gariba, a known serial caller of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) in the Tarkwa Nsuaem Constituency of the Western Region. Mr. Timothy Gariba is said to have disobeyed a subpoena served on him on three consecutive times. He stands trial for a verbal assault and threats made against the NPP Western Region’s Secretary, Charles Onuawonto Nanabanyin Cromwell Bissue.   During the 2020

  10 months ago ago
Court Orders Arrest of NPP Tarkwa-Nsueam Serial Caller For Disobeying Subpoena

POLITICS

Government Has A list Of All The Excavators In Its Custody- George Mireku Duker Reveals

On JoyNews, this evening's Upfront show was absolutely entertaining and enlightening as well. The former Minister of Lands and Natural Resources Honourable Inusah Fuseni was the guest and the current Deputy of Lands and Natural Resources Honourable George Mireku Duker was called on phone to talk about the fight against illegal mining in Ghana.

  1 month ago ago
Government Has A list Of All The Excavators In Its Custody- George Mireku Duker Reveals

SOCIETY

30 Changfan Machines Burned And 5 Illegal Miners Arrested.

Some illegal miners at Oseikrom in the New Abirem District in the Eastern Region of Ghana have been arrested George Mireku Duker, Deputy Minister of Lands and Natural Resources said those people were arrested because they don’t have a license to mine. "It is in an illegal site.

  2 months ago ago
30 Changfan Machines Burned And 5 Illegal Miners Arrested.

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Hon George Mireku Duker Is Transforming Mining Communities In Ghana

On Thursday, September 9, 2021, Hon George Mireku Duker commissioned the Attatema Community Mining Scheme on behalf Hon. Samuel A. Jinapor in the Amansie Central District in the Ashanti Region. As an ongoing government focus in ensuring shared mineral wealth in mining catchment communities, we are committed to providing a very sustainable and gainful employment to the teeming youth in the country.

  2 months ago ago
Hon George Mireku Duker Is Transforming Mining Communities In Ghana

POLITICS

Good News For NDC As MP For Tarkwa Nsuaem Constituency Breaks Silence On Election Results

Following last year election, the dispute between New Patriotic party and National Democratic Congress (NDC) keep on coming every day. In news today NDC has filed another petition to challenge Tarkwa Nsuaem Parliamentary results. From the petition filed to Sekondi High court by the NDC indicated the court should declare as ineffective and invalid the statement of the NPP candidate for the constituency, George Mireku Duker as the elected Member of Parliament. An assertion from the High Court such that, the indicated

  10 months ago ago
Good News For NDC As MP For Tarkwa Nsuaem Constituency Breaks Silence On Election Results

POLITICS

Good News For NDC As MP For Tarkwa Nsuaem Constituency Breaks Silence On Election Results

In 202 elections, the dispute between New Patriotic Party and National Democratic Congress (NDC) continue coming each day. In news yesterday NDC has recorded another appeal to challenge Tarkwa Nsuaem Parliamentary outcomes. From the request documented to Sekondi High court by the NDC demonstrated the court ought to proclaim as insufficient and invalid the assertion of the NPP possibility for the body electorate, George Mireku Duker as the chosen Member of Parliament.  An attestation from the High Court with

  10 months ago ago
Good News For NDC As MP For Tarkwa Nsuaem Constituency Breaks Silence On Election Results

POLITICS

We didn't fight Charles Bissue speaks on brawl with Tarkwa Nsuem MP

Former Western Regional Secretary for the New Patriotic Party, Mr. Charles Bissue has denied fighting with Member of Parliament for Tarkwa Nsuem, Honurable George Mireku Duker, and inflicting multiple injuries on him while sustaining injury himself. Speaking with Nana Aba Anamoah, the former presidential staffer noted that they were only engaged in an argument and not a fist fight.

  4 months ago ago
We didn't fight Charles Bissue speaks on brawl with Tarkwa Nsuem MP

POLITICS

First Lady's Contributions 200X More Than Her Allowance. First Ladies Are Pampered Everywhere-NPP MP

Hit the FOLLOW button to receive all newly published articles. LIKE and SHARE the article. The issue of the payment of salaries to the spouses of the President and the Vice President has attracted a lot of attention since it came up. Many have expressed concerns about the issue stating that the step contradicts with the provisions made by the 1992 Constitution and hence must be withdrawn as such.

  4 months ago ago
First Lady's Contributions 200X More Than Her Allowance. First Ladies Are Pampered Everywhere-NPP MP

ENVIRONMENT

What's Wrong With Mining In Our Forests? There Is Nothing Wrong With That. Deputy Minister-designate

Deputy minister designate of Lands and Natural Resources has spitted against the fighting galamsey in the country. According to George Mireku Duker who will become a deputy minister if approved, there's nothing wrong with mining in our forest and also, there's no law that is against mining in the forests that have been selected for reservation.

  5 months ago ago
What's Wrong With Mining In Our Forests? There Is Nothing Wrong With That. Deputy Minister-designate

POLITICS

Breaking News: Foreign nationals grabbed by police for galamsey operations

Some foreigners have been arrested by the police for engaging in illegal mining activities on the River Pra, in the Birim North district of the Eastern Region and the Asante-Akyem District. The arrest was led by Mr. George Mireku Duker in conjunction with the Ministry of Lands and Natural resources and the security services.

  2 months ago ago
Breaking News: Foreign nationals grabbed by police for galamsey operations

SOCIETY

Government conveys 200 cops to secure mining concessions

200 cops have been dispatched to give security to huge scope mining organizations the nation over.The officials conveyed today, Wednesday, fifth May 2021, were required through a 10-day redeployment preparing program on courses like mineral law, willful standards, common freedoms, official security, weapon taking care of, and utilization of least power, in addition to other things.

  7 months ago ago
Government conveys 200 cops to secure mining concessions

ENVIRONMENT

Nothing wrong mining in forests - A Deputy Minister-designate of Lands and Natural Resources Mr Duke

Appearing before the appointment committee, the Deputy Minister-designate of Lands and Natural Resources has claimed there is nothing wrong with mining in forest reserves. Mr. George Mireku Duker based his argument on the lack of a law on the activity. He said no law prevented mining in the forest rather the law has allowed for mining in selected forest reserves

  5 months ago ago
Nothing wrong mining in forests - A Deputy Minister-designate of Lands and Natural Resources Mr Duke

SOCIETY

Government to establish river guards to police water bodies

The Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources has given the strongest indication for the establishment of an agency to police the various water bodies in the 'Galamsey' -prone areas across the country.The agency to be called River Guards will be responsible for the policing of all water bodies in the country.

  7 months ago ago
Government to establish river guards to police water bodies

SOCIETY

Find Out Why Another 200 Police Personnel Have Being Deployed To The Mining Areas

An update on my joy online news indicated that, about 200 police personnel have also being deployed to the various mining areas in Ghana to help fight against the illegal mining activities of the small scale miners.This was after the similar deployment of the military personnel on a similar task.

  7 months ago ago
Find Out Why Another 200 Police Personnel Have Being Deployed To The Mining Areas

POLITICS

NDC Are Just Learning NPP's Footsteps And They Are Doing " Sua Tera" - Hon. George Mireku Duker.

Hon. George Mireku Duker on Pease FM "kokrokoo" show with Nana Yaw Kesse said to the public that, the case before the Court is a learning footstep of the NDC to learn what Nana Addo did in the 2012 election petition. Hon. Mireku said, "Mahama thinks because Naba Addo took the 2012 presidential election to Court and Ghanaians voted for them in the next election, he also want to learn that and prepare his supporters for the 2024 election so they can have the sympathy of Ghanaians to vote for them in the 2024 election."

  10 months ago ago
NDC Are Just Learning NPP's Footsteps And They Are Doing

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Ghana to start refining gold into finished products in October - Mireku Duker

George Mireku Duker, the Deputy Minister for Lands and Natural Resources has opined that in less than 2 months time, Ghana would have its own embossed gold products on the world market. The Minister made this disclosure after visiting the gold refinery facility in Accra to check on the progress of workdone so far.

  3 months ago ago
Ghana to start refining gold into finished products in October - Mireku Duker

POLITICS

Political race Petition: Mahama and NDC Must Be Charged With Contempt Of Court - Mireku Duker

Tarkwa-Nsuaem Member of Parliament (MP), George Mireku Duker says the Supreme Court should charge the resistance National Democratic Congress (NDC) with scorn of court.  As per Hon. Mireku Duker, the NDC, their applicant and attorneys are generally burning through the hour of the court and Ghanaians.  He noted on Peace FM's ''Kokrokoo'' that the resistance's choice to sit around idly is intertional.  The Supreme Court has begun hearing the political race request by previous President John Dramani Mahama and

  9 months ago ago
Political race Petition: Mahama and NDC Must Be Charged With Contempt Of Court - Mireku Duker