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PIAC INDICTS GOV'T FOR BREACHES OF OIL REVENUE MANAGEMENT
28th June 2018

The Public Interest and Accountability Committee (PIAC) has indicted government for its breaches of the country’s oil revenue management laws.   The Committee in its latest report revealed that government's majority use of the oil...

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GOVT HAS BREACHED PETROLEUM ACT — PIAC
28th June 2018

The Public Interest and Accountability Committee (PIAC) has cited the government for breaching the Petroleum Revenue Management Act (PRMA) 2011 (Act 815) in the disbursement of petroleum revenue. According to PIAC, the government had spent more on...

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NATIONAL COMPETITIVE TENDERING
22nd June 2018

The Public Interest and Accountability Committee (PIAC) is a committee set up by the Petroleum Revenue Management Act (PRMA), 2011 (Act 815) to provide an additional layer of oversight of the petroleum revenues accruing to the State. Having operated...

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EMPOWER PIAC TO OVERSEE THE NATURAL RESOURCE SECTOR
25th June 2018

The mandate of the Public Interest and Accountability Committee (PIAC) should be reviewed to include the other natural resource revenues if the creation of a similar institution would be seen as a duplication of function, tax governance expert Mr....

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MORE TRANSPARENCY IN OIL SECTOR: GNPC TO PUBLISH PUBLIC DISCLOSURE FRAMEWORK
22nd June 2018

Government has announced that the national oil company, Ghana National Petroleum Corporation (GNPC), will in the coming months publish its Public Disclosure Framework to increase access to information. According to the Deputy Minister of Energy...

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CONSISTENT THIN SPREAD OF OIL REVENUES WORRYING - PIAC CHAIRMAN
20th June 2018

The Chairman of the Public Interest Accountability Committee (PIAC), Dr Steve Manteaw, has advised against the piecemeal allocation of oil revenue for projects. Rationally, he said, there should be an assessment of the total amount required to...

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