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TEN YEARS OF PROTECTING OIL CASH, THE PIAC STORY
21st June 2021

The Public Interest and Accountability Committee (PIAC), the oil revenue watchdog, in its pursuit of its mandate has embarked on various programs and activities since its inception, 10 years ago. The committee, which consists of 13 members, and a...

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PETROLEUM REVENUE USED TO TACKLE MANY NATIONAL ISSUES – PIAC
19th June 2021

The Public Interest and Accountability Committee (PIAC) has raised concerns about Petroleum revenue been used to tackle too many national issues at the same time. This, they said, is weakening the potential impacts of oil revenues in...

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PETROLEUM REVENUE DECLINED IN 2020 – PIAC
17th June 2021

The Public Interest and Accountability Committee (PIAC), says revenues accrued from upstream petroleum operations in Ghana declined significantly in 2020 as compared to 2019. It attributed the decline to the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic and...

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PIAC REITERATES CALL FOR NATIONAL DEVELOPMENT PLAN
9th June 2021

The Public Interest and Accountability Committee (PIAC) has reiterated the call for the development of a national plan to guide the use of oil revenues in the country’s development process. The PIAC said such a development framework would...

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WE’RE PARTIALLY SATISFIED WITH PROJECTS EXECUTED WITH PETROLEUM FUNDS – PIAC
8th June 2021

The Public Interest and Accountability Committee says it is partially satisfied with the projects executed with petroleum funds since 2011. It therefore wants government to do more to judiciously use petroleum funds to boost infrastructure across...

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NON-PARTISAN NATIONAL DEV PLAN CRITICAL – PIAC
4th June 2021

THE Representative of the Association of Ghana Industries (AGI) on the Public Interest and Accountability Committee (PIAC), Mr Eric Keyman Defor, has reiterated the need for government to champion the formulation and implementation of a non-partisan...

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