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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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Solicitation of Information from the General Public: 2016 Annual Report
17th February 2017

Solicitation of Information from the General Public: 2016 Annual Report The Public Interest and Accountability Committee (PIAC) is a citizens-led statutory body established under Section 51 of the Petroleum Revenue Management (PRMA) Act (Act...

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Ofori-Attah quells outcry: ‘We won’t touch Heritage Fund’
17th June 2017

Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Attah, has dismissed suggestions by Senior Minister Yaw Osarfo Maafo that the Heritage Fund could be used to finance government’s Free Senior High School (SHS) policy. The Finance Minister told Joy News that the...

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Return on investment of Ghana heritage fund declines
17th February 2017

Return on investment of Ghana’s Heritage Fund recorded a decline in the second half of 2016 as compared to the first half of the same year. A report released by the Bank of Ghana on the performance and activities of the Petroleum Holding...

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Free SHS: Don’t use Heritage Fund – ISODEC warns
17th February 2017

A policy analyst at the Integrated Social Development Center (ISODEC), Dr. Steve Manteaw has kicked against government’s move to fund the free Senior High School policy from the Heritage Fund.  He argued that it is unwise to spend the...

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