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GH¢400M OIL CASH ‘MISSING’
13th August 2018

The Public Interest and Accountability Committee (PIAC) says it is yet to receive any form of correspondence from the Ministry of Finance (MoF) explaining the whereabouts of the over-GH¢400million unutilised oil revenues allocated to the Annual...

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PIAC, OTHERS COLLABORATE TO PROSECUTE OIL REVENUE ABUSERS
9th August 2018

The Public Interest and Accountability Committee (PIAC) has started engaging the Auditor-General and other public accountability institutions to enforce sanction regimes and prosecute people who misuse oil revenue. A comprehensive report by the...

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GAS PRODUCTION SET TO RISE
1st August 2018

Momentum in Ghana’s hydrocarbons industry is increasing, with a new offshore field entering production, and the prospect of more oil and gas leases to be offered for exploration. In early July energy firm Eni Ghana Exploration and...

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ABANDONED DAM PROJECT POSES DANGER TO OHAWU RESIDENTS
1st August 2018

An abandoned dam project in the Ohawu community in the North Ketu District of the Volta Region is posing danger to the lives of residents, including farmers in the area. The construction in the irrigation dam was being funded with oil revenue to...

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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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