Undoubtedly, the Member of Parliament for the Damongo Constituency, Honourable Samuel Abu Jinapor is one of the very few parliamentarians that are young but very active and efficient in executing their duties. Now the Damongo Constituency is experiencing massive growth ever since he got the opportunity to represent them in Parliament.
As Ghana continue to mourn with the people of Bogosu after the explosion, we have gathered some few photos to share with you for you to see how the victims are coping. The explosion, which occurred around midday on Thursday, January 20, 2022, resulted from a collision between a truck belonging to Maxam Ghana Limited which was transporting explosives to a mining company, and a tricycle.
National Democratic Congress NDC communicator Lawyer Kobri Agyenim has Advised the National Women's Organiser to boldly sue President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo, the State, and the Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources for illegally burning her 8 escavators.He added that, she is having a fine case so she should never allow anybody to beg her to stop initiating a court action against the President.
A veteran journalist and the Managing Editor of the Insight Newspaper, Kwesi Pratt Junior, has applauded the splendid work being done by the minister of Lands and Natural Resources, Abu Jinapor, at the ministry. According to Kwesi Pratt, Abu Jinapor is his friend even though he doesn't want people to know that he is his friend.
The Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources says there is no record that the late previous Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Forestry Commission, Kwadwo Owusu Afriyie otherwise known as Sir John possesses bits of the Achimota Forest or Ramsar site. This as per the Ministry follows checks at the Lands Commission as a component of examinations of the departed's Will which gave parts of these terrains to his family members.
Achimota Forest grounds supposedly taken by Sir John and referenced in his Will; Ministry to explore
The Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources says it will explore the claim that previous Chief Executive Officer of the Forestry Commission, Kwadwo Owusu Afriyie, otherwise called Sir John possessed a few grounds in the Achimota Forest and named the expressed terrains in his Will. A media report had recommended that Sir John in his Will named his youngsters and a few people connected with him as the ones the grounds ought to be given to for eternity.
The Ministry of Land and Natural Resources, following the allegations made that Sir John Owes some lands in the Achimota Forest, has clear the air. Below is the press statement released on Sunday, 22nd May, 2022. "ALLEGATIONS SURROUNDING ACHIMOTA FOREST AND THE PURPORTED WILL OF THE LATE FORESTRY COMMISSION CEO.
Later in the day, after conducting some parliamentary business, honorable Samuel Abu Jinapor hosted the Canadian High Commissioner, H.E Kathleen Csaba, in his office at the Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources, to discuss issues relating to strengthening the relationship between the two countries in the extractive industry.
The Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources (MLNR) has denied allegations made by Alhassan Suhuyini, the National Democratic Congress (NDC) Member of Parliament (MP) for Tamale North, that the ministry spent GH10 million on conferences related to the fight against illegal mining, also known as galamsey.
The Minister of Lands and Natural Resources, Samuel Abdulai Jinapor The Minister of Lands and Natural Resources, Samuel Abdulai Jinapor, has excused reports getting out and about that the Achimota Forest Reserve is being sold. He said the Achimota Forest wouldn't be sold and stayed as it was, adding that the public authority would proceed to reforest and form it into a genuine backwoods hold to serve Accra and individuals of Ghana.
Hit the FOLLOW button to receive newly published articles. LIKE and SHARE the article. Thanks for clicking the article. Recently, the government through the Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources embarked on a tree planting exercise and called for the support of all individuals and groups with the aim of planting 5 million trees nationwide.
Few Months after Chiefs and Traditional Leaders in the Savannah Region announced a ban on illegal logging of trees and charcoal burning, some unscrupulous persons are still engaged in these activities. According to some residents in the Savannah Region, despite the ban on illegal logging of trees and burning of charcoal in the area, some people are still engaged in that.
Some basic school students In Wa have been spotted cutting down trees and branches of others for a backyard gardening at Kpongu residential areas. The students who were three, two girls and a boy were interrogated in the bushes between Wa Bamahu and Kpongu, two communities within Wa.
The Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources will on Wednesday, May 12, 2021, hold a consultative forum on small-scale mining in the wake of the fight against illegal mining also known as ‘Galamsey’ in Ghanaian parlance.The forum dubbed Regional Consultative Dialogue on Small Scale Mining is on the Theme: ‘Sustainable Small Scale Mining for National Development will be held at the Great Hall of the Kwame Nkrumah University in the Ashanti Region.
President Nana Akufo-Addo has given GHc100,000 to the Appiatse Support Fund set up by the public authority The asset was set up to help casualties of the blast that happened at Appiatse in the Western Region The Government of Ghana through the Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources sent off the asset on Thursday, January 27
The Minister for Lands and Natural Resources, Hon. Samuel Abu Jinapor has ordered the Minerals Commission to suspend the licence of Maxam Company Limited with the commission. This is after preliminary investigations into the explosion at Appiatse, near Bogoso in the Western Region linked the company to the vehicle carrying the mining explosives
The North Gonja District in the Savanna Region today joined the rest of the country to mark the first ever Green Ghana Day, an initiative of the Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources aimed at planting over 5 million trees nationwide to provide cover for the environment and mitigate the dire effects of climate change.
Ketu South Municipal Chief Executive (MCE) , Maxwell Kofi Lugudor has cautioned contractors engaged in unauthorized and illegal sand winning activities in the Municipality to acquire the requisite documents and Business Operating Permits (BOP) from the Lands Commission, Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources etc before engaging such activities to avoid sanctions.
The Upper West Regional Minister, Dr. Hafiz Bin Salih has planted the First Tree for the 5 Million Trees Afforestation project initiated by the President of Ghana and the Minister for Environment and Natural Resources, Mr. Samuel Abu Jinapor. Upper West Region Shall be planting 150, 000 trees out of the total 5million.
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.