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PIAC TURNS TO SPECIAL PROSECUTOR
21st July 2018

The Public Interest and Accountability Committee (PIAC) will soon hold a meeting with Martin Amidu, the Special Prosecutor (SP) over the disbursement of revenue accruing from the oil sector, Dr Steve Manteaw, Chairman of the Committee, has...

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CONDITIONS OF RURAL HIGH SCHOOLS PATHETIC – GBAMKONI CHIEF
21st July 2018

The Paramount Chief of the Gbamkoni community under the Bunkprugu district of the Northern region has bemoaned the unhealthy conditions students at the various rural Senior High Schools (SHSs) study in the area. According to Haruna Nasinmong Laar...

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NII MOI THOMPSON: SCRAP BOARDING SYSTEM TO SUSTAIN FREE SHS
21st July 2018

Following reports that the free Senior High programme consumes a chunk of budgetary allocation to the educational sector, a former Director-General of the National Development Planning Commission (NDPC), Dr. Nii Moi Thompson, has advised government...

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GOVT CAUTIONED OF BOUNDARY DISPUTE WITH TOGO
21st July 2018

The Public Interest and Accountability Committee (PIAC) is cautioning government of an impending maritime boundary dispute with Togo over oil exploration in the East Keta Ultra Deep Block. According to the committee – which has oversight...

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ASHANTI REGIONAL PEACE COUNCIL CHAIRMAN WANTS PIAC TO MONITOR MINING REVENUE
11th July 2018

The Ashanti Regional Chairman of the Peace Council, Prof. Seth Opuni Asiamah, has called for a Public Interest Accountability Committee (PIAC) to be set up for the mining industry. According to Prof. Asiamah, such a body will help monitor the...

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PIAC MEMBERS INSPECT OIL FUNDED PROJECTS IN NORTHERN REGION
11th July 2018

The Public Interest and Accountability Committee (PIAC), is on a week-long tour of the Northern Region inspecting some oil revenue funded projects. The team led by a Deputy Chairman of PIAC, Dr. Thomas Kojo Stephens, has so far visited Walewale,...

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