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OVER GH¢600M OIL CASH UNACCOUNTED IN 2017, 2018
27th June 2019

The Public Interest and Accountability Committee’s 2018 report point to budget non-compliance on the part of the Ministry of Finance. Chairman of PIAC, Dr Steve Manteaw, encourages the ministry to take steps to halt what is becoming an...

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PIAC DENIES ‘OIL MONEY FOR SALARIES’ REPORT
27th June 2019

The Public Interest and Accountability Committee (PIAC) has said reports attributed to the Committee alleging a certain diversion of oil revenues for the payment of salaries is false. PIAC, a statutory body established by the Petroleum Revenue...

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NO OIL CASH DIVERTED FOR SALARIES – PIAC
25th June 2019

The Public Interest and Accountability Committee (PIAC) has denied media reports that it has said anywhere that some petroleum revenues have been diverted into paying salaries. The committee set up by the Petroleum Revenue Management Act (PRMA)...

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GHANA'S PETROLEUM REVENUE MUST BE UTILIZED JUDICIOUSLY - PIAC
25th June 2019

There is the need for more judicious use of revenue generated from Ghana's petroleum sector for accelerated economic growth, Dr. Stephen Manteaw, Chairman of the Public Interest and Accountability Committee (PIAC), has said. "It is...

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OVER 98% OF ABFA CASH PUMPED INTO FREE SHS IN 2018 – REPORT
25th June 2019

Over 98% of the Annual Budget Funding Amount (ABFA) for the education priority area for 2018 was used to finance Free Senior High School (SHS). This amounts to GHS414,643,349.65 representing 51% of the disbursement of the total ABFA amount which...

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CRUDE OIL PRODUCTION SPURS AFTER DROP IN 2016
25th June 2019

A total of 62.1 million barrels of crude oil was produced from Ghana’s three production fields in 2018, representing a two-year increase after a slump in production in 2016, and makes it the highest annual crude oil production volume achieved...

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