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TRANSPARENCY IS EXPENSIVE BUT IT PAYS – GNPC
27th May 2019

Transparency is expensive but it pays – GNPC Mr Dennis Baidoo, the Marketing Manager of the Ghana National Petroleum Corporation (GNPC), a strategic commercial vehicle marketing the nation’s oil, said transparency, although expensive,...

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DON’T MIX OIL TRADE WITH OTHER ACTIVITIES - PIAC CAUTIONS GOVERNMENT
27th May 2019

The Public Interest Accountability Committee (PIAC) has cautioned the government to desist from "contaminating" the country's crude oil trade with other economic activities such as loan agreements, if Ghana is to make maximum gains...

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STAKEHOLDERS URGE GNPC TO BE MORE TRANSPARENT WITH CRUDE OIL TRADE
24th May 2019

The Ghana National Petroleum Corporation (GNPC) has been urged by its stakeholders to be more transparent in pricing and marketing of crude oil and gas. Participants in a forum organized by the Public Interest and Accountability Committee (PIAC)...

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PIAC WARNS GOVERNMENT OVER USING OIL TO ACQUIRE LOANS
24th May 2019

Dr. Steve Manteaw, Chairman of the Public Interest and Accountability Committee (PIAC) has appealed to the Government to desist from using the nation’s petroleum resources as collateral for loans. “We should desist from contaminating...

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PIAC RAISES ALARM OVER INCLUSION OF ¢440M OIL REVENUE IN 2019 BUDGET
3rd May 2019

The Public Interest Accountability Committee (PIAC) has faulted the Finance Ministry for including some unspent ¢440 million from 2017 in this year’s budget expenditure. PIAC has described as misleading a claim by the Ministry that the...

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PIAC COMMENDS INCREASE IN OIL CASH INVESTED IN AGRICULTURE
3rd May 2019

The Public Interest and Accountability Committee (PIAC) has commended government for increasing the amount of oil revenue invested in the agricultural sector last year. In 2018, more than GH¢251 million was invested in the agricultural...

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