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Farmers at Dawa benefit from rehabiliatted dam
27th September 2017

The dam serves about 20 farmers scattered on about 55 acres of land at Dawa, a predominantly farming community. Petroleum revenue allocated to the project rehabilitated by the Ghana Irrigation Development Authority (GIDA), under the Ministry of...

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Ghana/Cote d'Ivoire Maritime dispute: Summary of Judgement by ITLOS
23rd September 2017

The long wait is over and the International Tribunal on the Law of the Sea (ITLOS) has accepted Ghana’s arguments in the maritime dispute with Ivory Coast. Ghana argued that the equidistance principle is used in delimiting the maritime...

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Tullow to resume TEN operations following ITLOS ruling
23rd September 2017

Oil giant Tullow is to resume operations at the TEN oil fields by December, 2017, after putting it on hold for two years due to the maritime border dispute between Ghana and Ivory Coast. Ghana dragged Ivory Coast to the Special Chamber of the...

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Ghana has not violated Côte d'Ivoire's sovereign rights with oil exploration - ITLOS
23rd September 2017

The Special Chamber of ITLOS says Ghana has not violated Côte d'Ivoire's sovereign rights with its hydrocarbon (oil exploration) activities. It says Côte d'Ivoire has failed to prove lack of good faith on the part of Ghana...

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Ghana wins case against Côte d'Ivoire at ITLOS
23rd September 2017

 Ghana has won the maritime dispute case against Cote d'Ivoire.  The International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea (ITLOS) in its ruling on Saturday said Ghana has no special responsibility towards Côte d'Ivoire and so the...

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ITLOS Judgement: Ghana's adoption of equidistance accepted
23rd September 2017

The Special Chamber has accepted Ghana's argument of adoption of equidistance method of delimitation of maritime boundary between it and Cote d'Ivoire. It has accordingly rejected Cote d'Ivoire's bisector line method of...

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