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"We Will Not Hestitate To Demolish Unauthorised Structures On Public Lands" - Lands Minister Warns

The Minister for Lands and Natural Resources, Samuel A. Jinapor has warned that his outfit will not hesitate to demolish all unauthorised structures built on public lands.

According to him, his outfit will demolish those structures since it is mandated by law to do so.

Addressing Journalists in Accra on Wednesday, he said "We will not hesitate to demolishing unauthorised structures on public lands as we are required to do by law"

"And where appropriate, we will in addition to the demolishing, prosecute the encroachers. No person other than the Lands Commission has the rights to grant any interest in the public land"

"If I may say, for the avoidance of doubt, public lands continues to be the property of the Ghanaian people and they ought to be protected"

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Story by: Joshua Kwabena Smith



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