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Ghana, Côte d'Ivoire agree to abide by ITLOS decision
23rd September 2017

 Ghana and Côte d'Ivoire have jointly agreed to abide by the decision of the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea (ITLOS) reports Graphic Online's Mabel Aku Baneseh from Hamburg, Germany. The tribunal on Saturday,...

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Ghana doesn't owe Cote d'Ivoire any compensation - ITLOS
23rd September 2017

The Special Chamber of the International Tribunal of the Law of the Sea (ITLOS), as part of its judgement on a three-year boundary dispute between Ghana and Cote d’Ivoire, has stated that Accra must not pay any compensation to Abidjan. Cote...

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Agric starved of oil funds
22nd September 2017

It has emerged that six years into petroleum production in Ghana, only 11 per cent of the accrued revenue has been allocated to the agricultural sector which is touted as the mainstay of the economy. Indeed, agricultural modernisation is part of...

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Sanction PRMA defaulters - Chiefs
22nd September 2017

A REPORT from the Public Interest of Accountability Committee (PIAC) indicates that oil and gas revenue from 2011 to 2016 was expended on things outside the Petroleum Revenues Management Act (PRAM), which mandates the Minister of Finance to select...

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Sanction officials who misuse oil revenue - PIAC
19th September 2017

Participants in a public forum on the management of petroleum revenues have strongly recommended penalties for those who divert oil revenue for other purposes. A report by the Public Interest and Accountability Committee (PIAC) showed that some...

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PIAC urges gov't to audit all projects funded by oil revenue
19th September 2017

Public Interest and Accountability Committee, PIAC has called for a forensic audit of all state projects that were funded by revenues from the oil and gas production. A member of PIAC, Dr. Steve Manteaw told JoyBusiness, “the time has come...

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