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Ghana wins case against Côte d'Ivoire at ITLOS
23rd September 2017

 Ghana has won the maritime dispute case against Cote d'Ivoire.  The International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea (ITLOS) in its ruling on Saturday said Ghana has no special responsibility towards Côte d'Ivoire and so the...

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ITLOS Judgement: Ghana's adoption of equidistance accepted
23rd September 2017

The Special Chamber has accepted Ghana's argument of adoption of equidistance method of delimitation of maritime boundary between it and Cote d'Ivoire. It has accordingly rejected Cote d'Ivoire's bisector line method of...

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Ghana, Côte d'Ivoire agree to abide by ITLOS decision
23rd September 2017

 Ghana and Côte d'Ivoire have jointly agreed to abide by the decision of the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea (ITLOS) reports Graphic Online's Mabel Aku Baneseh from Hamburg, Germany. The tribunal on Saturday,...

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Ghana doesn't owe Cote d'Ivoire any compensation - ITLOS
23rd September 2017

The Special Chamber of the International Tribunal of the Law of the Sea (ITLOS), as part of its judgement on a three-year boundary dispute between Ghana and Cote d’Ivoire, has stated that Accra must not pay any compensation to Abidjan. Cote...

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Agric starved of oil funds
22nd September 2017

It has emerged that six years into petroleum production in Ghana, only 11 per cent of the accrued revenue has been allocated to the agricultural sector which is touted as the mainstay of the economy. Indeed, agricultural modernisation is part of...

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Sanction PRMA defaulters - Chiefs
22nd September 2017

A REPORT from the Public Interest of Accountability Committee (PIAC) indicates that oil and gas revenue from 2011 to 2016 was expended on things outside the Petroleum Revenues Management Act (PRAM), which mandates the Minister of Finance to select...

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