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STAKEHOLDERS URGE GNPC TO BE MORE TRANSPARENT WITH CRUDE OIL TRADE
24th May 2019

The Ghana National Petroleum Corporation (GNPC) has been urged by its stakeholders to be more transparent in pricing and marketing of crude oil and gas. Participants in a forum organized by the Public Interest and Accountability Committee (PIAC)...

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PIAC WARNS GOVERNMENT OVER USING OIL TO ACQUIRE LOANS
24th May 2019

Dr. Steve Manteaw, Chairman of the Public Interest and Accountability Committee (PIAC) has appealed to the Government to desist from using the nation’s petroleum resources as collateral for loans. “We should desist from contaminating...

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PIAC RAISES ALARM OVER INCLUSION OF ¢440M OIL REVENUE IN 2019 BUDGET
3rd May 2019

The Public Interest Accountability Committee (PIAC) has faulted the Finance Ministry for including some unspent ¢440 million from 2017 in this year’s budget expenditure. PIAC has described as misleading a claim by the Ministry that the...

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PIAC COMMENDS INCREASE IN OIL CASH INVESTED IN AGRICULTURE
3rd May 2019

The Public Interest and Accountability Committee (PIAC) has commended government for increasing the amount of oil revenue invested in the agricultural sector last year. In 2018, more than GH¢251 million was invested in the agricultural...

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PIAC ACCUSES FINANCE MINISTRY OF LYING ABOUT PETROLEUM REVENUE SPENDING
3rd May 2019

The Public Interest and Accountability Committee (PIAC) has accused the Finance Ministry of lying about its spending of the country’s petroleum revenues. The Ministry programmed an amount of GH¢1.55 billion for spending in 2018,...

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GNPC BOARD, K.K SARPONG SAGA: SPECIAL PROSECUTOR RESPONDS TO PETITIONER
3rd April 2019

The office of the Special Prosecutor has responded to a letter by the Strategic Energy Forum over what it described as corruption being perpetrated at the Ghana National Petroleum Corporation (GNPC) against the State by its CEO, Dr. Kofi Kodua...

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