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POLITICS

Abu Jinapor Is Gradually Changing Damongo; He Just Commissioned An Astro Turf To Promote Football

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.

  14 days ago ago
Abu Jinapor Is Gradually Changing Damongo; He Just Commissioned An Astro Turf To Promote Football

SOCIETY

Here Are Some Rare Sad Photos Of The Victims Of The Bogosu Explosion No One Wants To See Twice

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.

  5 months ago ago
Here Are Some Rare Sad Photos Of The Victims Of The Bogosu Explosion No One Wants To See Twice

JUSTICE

Don't Let Anybody Beg You ; Be Bold And Sue Akufo-Addo - NPP National Women's Organiser Advised.

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.

  1 year ago ago
Don't Let Anybody Beg You ; Be Bold And Sue Akufo-Addo - NPP National Women's Organiser Advised.

ENVIRONMENT

Abu Jinapor Is My Friend Even Though He Doesn't Want People To Know That He Is My Friend - K. Pratt

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.

  6 months ago ago
Abu Jinapor Is My Friend Even Though He Doesn't Want People To Know That He Is My Friend - K. Pratt

ENVIRONMENT

Government Takes Over Sir John’s Achimota Forest, Ramsar Site Lands

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.

  1 month ago ago
Government Takes Over Sir John’s Achimota Forest, Ramsar Site Lands

ENVIRONMENT

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.

  1 month ago ago
Achimota Forest grounds supposedly taken by Sir John and referenced in his Will; Ministry to explore

ENVIRONMENT

Release From Ministry Of Lands And Natural Resources On Alleged Sir John's Lands In Achimota Forest

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.

  1 month ago ago
Release From Ministry Of Lands And Natural Resources On Alleged Sir John's Lands In Achimota Forest

CAREER-JOBS

[Good News] Ghana To Liaise With Canadian Embassy To Create Job Avenues In The Mining Sector

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.

  2 months ago ago
[Good News] Ghana To Liaise With Canadian Embassy To Create Job Avenues In The Mining Sector

POLITICS

According to Alhassan Suhuyini MP, the NPP spent 10,000,000GHC to battle Galamsey.

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.

  2 months ago ago
According to Alhassan Suhuyini MP, the NPP spent 10,000,000GHC to battle Galamsey.

ENVIRONMENT

Achimota Forest flawless - Jinapor guarantees country - Peripheries return to Owoo family

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.

  1 month ago ago
Achimota Forest flawless - Jinapor guarantees country - Peripheries return to Owoo family

ENVIRONMENT

Free SHS Is Suffering And You Spent GH¢ 125 Million On Just Tree Planting - Group Tells Prez.

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.

  1 year ago ago
Free SHS Is Suffering And You Spent GH¢ 125 Million On Just Tree Planting - Group Tells Prez.

ENVIRONMENT

Environmental Allert : Illegal Logging And Charcoal Burning Still Happening Despite Ban In Savannah

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.

  11 months ago ago
Environmental Allert : Illegal Logging And Charcoal Burning Still Happening Despite Ban In Savannah

EDUCATION

Basic School Students Accuse Teacher for Cutting Down Trees

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.

  5 months ago ago
Basic School Students Accuse Teacher for Cutting Down Trees

ENVIRONMENT

Lands Ministry holds forum on sustaining small scale mining in Ashanti

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.

  1 year ago ago
Lands Ministry holds forum on sustaining small scale mining in Ashanti

POLITICS

Akufo-Addo Donates GHc100,000 to Appiatse Support Fund to Help Victims.

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

  5 months ago ago
Akufo-Addo Donates GHc100,000 to Appiatse Support Fund to Help Victims.

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Lands Minister orders Minerals Commission to suspend license of Maxam Company Ltd: Explosion.

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

  5 months ago ago
Lands Minister orders Minerals Commission to suspend license of Maxam Company Ltd: Explosion.

ENVIRONMENT

S/R: Maiden Green Ghana Initiative Observed in North Gonja District

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.

  1 year ago ago
S/R: Maiden Green Ghana Initiative Observed in North Gonja District

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Obtain Requisite Documents- Ketu- South MCE Cautions "Sand Winning" Contractors

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.

  3 months ago ago
Obtain Requisite Documents- Ketu- South MCE Cautions

ENVIRONMENT

U/W: Tree Planting: Upper West Minister Takes 1st Step, Wa MP Adds Another

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.

  1 year ago ago
U/W: Tree Planting: Upper West Minister Takes 1st Step, Wa MP Adds Another

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.

  1 year ago ago
Government to establish river guards to police water bodies