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REINFORCE SUPERVISION MANDATE ON FINANCE MINISTRY’S PROLONGED ABFA REPORT - PIAC TO PARLIAMENT
26th November 2020

The Public Interest and Accountability Committee (PIAC) has reiterated its call on Parliament to reinforce its supervision mandate on the Ministry of Finance. This comes after the Ministry of Finance has for the fourth consecutive time...

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GAS PRODUCTION INCREASES IN FIRST HALF 2020
26th November 2020

Gas production increased significantly by 65% in the first half of 2020, the highest recorded since 2010, according to the Public Interest and Accountability Committee (PIAC) 2020 semi -annual report. This is despite the disruptions caused by the...

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YOU’VE FAILED AGAIN TO PROVIDE DATA ON ABFA – PIAC CRITICIZES FINANCE MINISTRY
26th November 2020

The Public Interest and Accountability Committee (PIAC) has chastised the Ministry of Finance for failing again to provide data on the Annual Budgeting Funding Amount for its analysis and reporting. This practice it says makes it difficult to...

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COMPANY’S INDEBTEDNESS TO GHANA GAS COMPANY HIT NEARLY US$1BN – PIAC
26th November 2020

The Public Interest and Accountability Committee (PIAC) has revealed that the cumulative indebtedness to the Ghana National Gas Company Limited (GNGC) has continued to increase to US$942,260,510.63. According to PIAC, this is as a result of the...

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PIAC CALLS FOR SANCTIONS AGAINST CONTRACTORS WHO EXECUTE SHODDY WORKS
12th October 2020

The Public Interest and Accountability Committee (PIAC) has called on government to initiate punitive measures against contractors who execute shoddy works on oil-funded projects. PIAC, which has oversight responsibility over the management of...

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FORUM MAKES CASE FOR SUSTAINED PETROLEUM REVENUE INVESTMENT IN HEALTH SECTOR
15th September 2020

A forum on the management and use of petroleum revenues has made a strong case for government to provide sustained funding by investing petroleum revenues in the health sector. The Accountability Workstream Lead at the Ghana Oil and Gas for...

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