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PIAC Holds Public Briefing on Petroleum Revenue Projects in Shama

Mr Thomas Kojo Stephens, Vice Chairman of the Public Interest and Accountability Committee (PIAC) has called for proper guidelines in the...
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PIAC, EOCO Agree to Probe Petroleum Revenue

The Public Interest and Accountability Committee (PIAC), on Monday, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Economic and Organised Crime Office (EOCO) to...
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Petroleum Revenue should be used judiciously – PIAC

Ms Marilyn Aniwa, the Coordinator of the Public Interest Accountability Committee (PIAC) has called for the sustainable management and efficient utilisation of the Ghana’s...
EOCO

PIAC and EOCO to Sign a Memorandum of Understanding

The Public Interest Accountability Committee (PIAC) Secretariat has requested from the Ministry of Finance and Economic Planning (MoFEP) to provide it with information on...
Oil drilling platform Shengli No.4 is in the midst of shipment at the outer anchorage of a port in Yantai, east China’s Shandong province, Feb. 8, 2018. The Shengli No. 4 and the New Shengli No.1 will be sent to Nigeria for oil exploration services. (Photo by Chu Yang from CFP)

Accountability committee worried over corruption in the use of Ghana’s oil revenue

The multi-stakeholder accountability committee of Ghana’s oil sector is worried about the level of corruption in the use of Ghana’s oil revenue, Steve Manteaw...
crude oil

Ghana Makes US$4.1 billion from crude oil

Ghana has since the commencement of commercial oil production in 2010, bagged a total US$4.1 billion as its entitlement including royalties and other revenue...
PIAC Inspection

Oil Projects: PIAC wants shoddy works contractors punished

The Public Interest and Accountability Committee (PIAC) wants contractors who have delivered shoddy works for oil financed projects in the country to be punished....
PIAC Inspection

PIAC Tours Nkoranza to See Oil Funded Projects

Barely three years after the completion of the six-unit classroom block for the Nkoranza Anglican Primary School in the Brong Ahafo Region, termites have...
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Ghana government says to use targeted spending of petroleum revenue

Government of Ghana will prioritized its spending of petroleum revenue going forward to ensure maximized benefit to citizens, a senior policy advisor told Xinhua...
Nigerian passport

Ghana’s Passport applications must follow reformed procedures

Passport is the universally recognized document needed by all wishing to travel to and from nations especially through sea and airports. Since Ghana attained...
Dr Steve Manteaw addressing the press

Most of Ghana’s oil funded projects falling apart

The 2017 projects inspections report of the Public Interest and Accountability Committee (PIAC), has revealed that over 50 per cent oil funded schools projects...
Dr Steve Manteaw addressing the press

PIAC says 50% of Ghana’s petroleum funded project are ghost

The Public Interest and Accountability Committee (PIAC), has revealed in its 2017 Projects inspection report, that 50 per cent of projects claimed to have...
ExxonMobil

Government urged to disclose details of Exxonmobil petroleum agreement

The government has been urged to make full disclosure of the details of the petroleum agreement between Ghana and United States (US) oil giants,...
Steve Manteaw

Ghana government urged to be transparent in tracking oil-funded projects

The Ghanaian government has been urged to be transparent in tracking projects funded with petroleum revenues. Steve Manteaw, member of the country's Public Interest and...
Yaw Owusu Addo, Communications Committee Chairman of PIAC

PIAC task citizens to ensure governments follows long term development plan

The Public and Accountability Committee (PIAC) says it is up to citizens of Ghana to ensure that current and successive governments use Ghana’s long...
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Ghanaians Ask Government to Equip PIAC with Prosecutorial Powers

Ghanaians are calling on the government to make amendments to the Petroleum Revenue Management Act that will give the Public Interest and Accountability Committee...
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Ghanaians seek more accountability on petroleum revenue spending

Civil Society activists speaking to Xinhua/CNC TV here late Thursday urged government of Ghana and its partners to ensure accountability in the usage of...

Ghana’s Oil production drops by 5.11 million barrels

Oil production dipped by some 13.7percent in 2016, from 37.41million barrels in 2015 to 32.30 million barrels, in spite of the coming of stream...
Ghana Gas

PIAC tasks Ghana Gas to account for missing $46.7 million

A report by the Public Interest and Accountability Committee (PIAC) has questioned the whereabout of more than $40 million which was not accounted for...
Petroleum hedging

Hedging Ghana’s crude oil – Experts View

Energy experts here Tuesday urged the Ghanaian government to conduct due diligence before deciding to hedge the country's crude oil, to forestall a situation...
Jubilee Field

Oil production declines by 40 percent in Ghana’s Jubilee Field

Crude oil production from Ghana's Jubilee Field declined by 40 percent, said the Public Interest and Accountability Committee (PIAC) in a report released here...
PIAC

PIAC Launch Plan To Track Petroleum Revenue

The Public Interest and Accountability Committee (PIAC) has launched a comprehensive plan to reform the Committee to better track government’s application of the petroleum...

PIAC concerned about partisan political tag

PIAC is a citizens-led statutory body established under section 51 of the Petroleum Revenue Management Act (Act 815) to provide additional non-parliamentary and independent...
Ghana Jomoro District

Chiefs and People of Jomoro unhappy with distribution oil fund

The District according to them is the hub of Ghana's oil find but cannot boost of a single project from the oil and gas...
Oil

Ghana’s Oil Money Is Not Enough for Development – Prof.Buah

He said the country receives only five percent of the royalty interest from the oil revenues and out of that, 70 per cent goes...
Affail Monney

Ghanaian Journalists Failed In Monitoring Oil Projects – GJA

He said here at the Bagabaga College of Education in Tamale during a week tour of oil projects in the three regions of northern...
Oil contributes more than 70% to Nigeria's government revenues

PIAC ‘Mad’ Over Ghana’s Non-Existent Oil Funded Projects

This follows a tour by PIAC members and a team of journalists from the Institute of Financial and Economic Journalists (IFEJ) to the three...
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Government urged to use oil money to develop Ghana’s railway sector

Speaking at the 9th and 10th Public Meeting of the Public Interest and Accountability Committee (PIAC) on the management of oil revenues in Bolgatanga...
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PIAC dismayed over Gov’ts mismanagement of oil money projects

He was also shocked to realize that after the funds have been released for the projects, nobody ensures that proper monitoring and supervision...