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NO OIL CASH DIVERTED FOR SALARIES – PIAC
25th June 2019

The Public Interest and Accountability Committee (PIAC) has denied media reports that it has said anywhere that some petroleum revenues have been diverted into paying salaries. The committee set up by the Petroleum Revenue Management Act (PRMA)...

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GHANA'S PETROLEUM REVENUE MUST BE UTILIZED JUDICIOUSLY - PIAC
25th June 2019

There is the need for more judicious use of revenue generated from Ghana's petroleum sector for accelerated economic growth, Dr. Stephen Manteaw, Chairman of the Public Interest and Accountability Committee (PIAC), has said. "It is...

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OVER 98% OF ABFA CASH PUMPED INTO FREE SHS IN 2018 – REPORT
25th June 2019

Over 98% of the Annual Budget Funding Amount (ABFA) for the education priority area for 2018 was used to finance Free Senior High School (SHS). This amounts to GHS414,643,349.65 representing 51% of the disbursement of the total ABFA amount which...

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CRUDE OIL PRODUCTION SPURS AFTER DROP IN 2016
25th June 2019

A total of 62.1 million barrels of crude oil was produced from Ghana’s three production fields in 2018, representing a two-year increase after a slump in production in 2016, and makes it the highest annual crude oil production volume achieved...

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SPECIAL PROSECUTOR, CHRAJ TO ASSIST PIAC TO FIGHT MISUSE OF PETROLEUM FUNDS
25th June 2019

The Public Interest and Accountability Committee (PIAC) is exploring a collaboration with the Office of Special Prosecutor and the Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ) for the prosecution of officials who misuse petroleum...

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HOTLINE DOCUMENTARY: GHC81M ROAD PROJECTS TURN GHC395M AFTER COMPLETION
13th June 2019

A Joy News Hotline Documentary has highlighted how projects originally awarded for 81m million cedis using oil resources, turned 395 million cedis after completion. Delay and deliberate stalling of the projects have been cited by the Public...

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