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PIAC @ 10: A DECADE OF CHAMPIONING TRANSPARENCY AND ACCOUNTABILITY IN THE MANAGEMENT AND USE OF PETROLEUM REVENUE
10th August 2021

Natural resources, when exploited and managed well, remain a great source of wealth for nations. After a rather poor history of the management and use of the revenue of other natural resources in Ghana over the years, there was a resolve to do...

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LOOK FOR ALTERNATIVE FUNDING SOURCES FOR FSHS – PIAC
27th July 2021

The Public Interest and Accountability Committee (PIAC) has reiterated its call for the government to consider other sources of funding for the implementation of the flagship Free Senior High School (FSHS) programme, other than petroleum...

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PIAC LAUDS DECADE LONG IMPLEMENTATION OF PRMA DESPITE CHALLENGES
14th July 2021

The Public Interest and Accountability Committee (PIAC) says the implementation of the Petroleum Revenue Management Act (PRMA) has been largely impactful in the last 10 years despite some challenges. It said among the notable achievements arising...

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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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