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Public Interest and Accountability Committee unsatisfied with projects in Ho
2nd June 2017

The Public Interest and Accountability Committee (PIAC) has expressed dissatisfaction with selected projects funded under the Annual Budget Funding Amount (ABFA) in Ho. Mrs Marilyn Aniwa, PIAC Project Coordinator, at a public forum after an...

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Use oil revenue on ‘legacy projects’- PIAC urges government
2nd June 2017

The Public Interest and Accountability Committee (PIAC) has re-echoed its recommendation to government to use proceeds from the sale of the country’s petroleum revenues to fund ‘legacy projects’. Such projects, PIAC believes,...

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Use Heritage Fund as collateral to grow industry – Asantehene
2nd June 2017

The Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, has suggested that Ghana’s Heritage Fund be used as collateral to help support Ghanaian industries. The Fund is a creation under the Petroleum Revenue Management Act (Act 815), 2011, to set aside a portion...

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PIAC questions quality of work funded with oil revenue
2nd June 2017

The Public Interest and Accountability Committee (PIAC) has expressed disappointment over the poor execution of some projects funded with petroleum revenue in the Ashanti Region.Vice Chairman, Kwame Jantuah, has questioned, in particular, the...

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Ghana Gas seals deal with Chinese multinational company
24th April 2017

The Ghana National Gas Company (Ghana Gas) has signed a project implementation contract with the Chinese multinational oil fields service conglomerate known as the Yantai Jereh group. The project agreement is for the construction of an onshore...

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PIAC needs prosecutorial powers – Stakeholders
13th March 2017

As a statutory institution committed to ensuring efficient, transparent and accountable management of petroleum revenues and investments, the Public Interest and Accountability Committee (PIAC) lacks the legal wherewithal to prosecute people who...

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