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Gra Targets

Adaklu Assembly Unable to Meet Revenue Target

The Adaklu District Assembly last year collected GHC166,240.47 out of a projected GHC288,327.46 representing 57.65 per cent and a decrease of 44.2 per cent...
Ghana Revenue Authority

Ashanti Region GRA Exceeds Its Revenue Target

The Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) exceeded its revenue target for the Ashanti Region in 2018 by 73.95 million. The Regional tax hub set itself a...
Madam Katherine Lankono

Nadowli-Kaleo District Rakes in More Revenue by 27.6%

The Nadowl-Kaleo District has exceeded its internal revenue generation target by 27.6 per cent for the year 2018 following “pragmatic innovations” adopted by the...
gambling

Namibia’s state-owned gambling houses record US$2.8 million in revenue

Namibia's state-owned gambling houses records 39. 4 million Namibian dollars (about 2.84 million U.S. dollars) in revenue in 2018, public relations officer at the...
cedi

Sunyani Assembly makes progress in its revenue mobilisation Efforts

The Sunyani Municipal Assembly raked in GHC1, 811,376.30 Internally Generated Funds in 2017, Mrs Evelyn Ama Kumi-Richardson, the Municipal Chief Executive has disclosed. The amount...
Imani

IMANI ALERT: Ministry of communication Game of Musical chairs over telecoms revenue assurance

Ghanaians will remember in 2014 that the government, in it’s bid to enhance its oversight and revenue generation activities in the telecommunications sector, contracted...
Mr Kwaku Kwarteng launching the 2015 GHEITI Report

Ghana received substantial amounts of revenue in 2015

The Government received a total of 396.17 million dollars as petroleum revenue for the year 2015, and exported crude oil that contributed to 18.7...
Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA)

Revenue officers must work hard to achieve revenue targets

Mr Emmanuel Kofi Nti, the Commissioner General of the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA), has encouraged revenue officers to do more to be able to...
churches

Government to use churches support in revenue mobilisation

Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has called on churches and other religious organisations to support the Government’s efforts at mobilising domestic revenue towards the...
fishing

illegal fishing fight generates revenue

The crackdown on illegal fishing activities by the Fisheries Commission and the Ministry of Fisheries and Aquaculture Development (MFAD) has yielded more than GH¢13,000.00. The...
Jubilee Gas Flaring

Revenue Losses: Ghana government caution operators against shutdowns of FPSOs

Government has cautioned the Jubilee Partners not to entertain too many shutdowns of the Floating Processing Storage and Offloading FPSO vessels. The government concludes...
yam

Assembly appeals for support to construct Yam market

Mr Edward Owusu, the Atebubu-Amantin District Chief Executive has appealed for support towards the construction of the Atebubu Yam market project, costing the assembly...
Mechanics

30 master craftsmen admonished to utilize skills

The GRATIS Foundation, in partnership with Christian Aid, has held a familiarisation and open day event for the first batch of 30 master craftsmen...
Tax

Kenya’s tax body seeks to speed up policy reforms to up revenue

The Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) said on Wednesday that it plans to accelerate on-going policy reforms to facilitate tax administration and thus boost revenue...
Kenneth Ofori-Atta

Ghana plans to spend nearly US$14 billion in 2018

The Ghanaian government plans to spend 62 billion Ghana cedis (13.9 billion U.S. dollars) in the 2018 fiscal year, the country's finance minister said...

Ethiopian national bank blames contraband trade for decreased gold supply, revenue

The National Bank of Ethiopia (NBE) said on Monday that contraband trade is hurting the country's gold supply and revenue from the sector. NBE Governor...

Petroleum Revenue Committee Charged To Improve Revenue Collection

Finance Minister Mr Ken Ofori-Atta has inaugurated the Multi-Agency Petroleum Revenue Committee (MAPREC) to coordinate the efforts of state institutions in the oil and...
Tax

Gov’ts Tax Stamp Policy Faces Possible Challenges

The General Secretary of the Food and Beverages Association of Ghana, Mr. Samuel Aggrey, says that the implementation of the Tax Stamp policy by...

Assembly Initiates Policies To Propel Development

The Wassa East District Assembly has initiated some programmes and policies in the 2018 to 2021 Medium term development Plan to propel the socio-economic...
The proposed Revenue Management Format by ACEP

Ghana Places High Premium on Balancing Books

New leadership seeks to boost revenues while curbing spending. Fortune seems to have smiled on Ghana’s new administration in its first months in office. Crops...

Ghana losing US$2.3 billion of gold export revenue

It is reported that, Ghana has lost a whooping sum of money from non-repatriation of proceeds made on the export of about $2.3 billion...

The Yoruba advance and the planned disruption by the Afenifere

The Yoruba have come a long way since the days of Goodluck Jonathan. Goodluck Jonathan’s government was without a doubt Nigeria’s most anti-Yoruba government...
mining

Mining Companies Settles Their Direct Taxes of GH¢1.6 billion

The gold mining companies contributed GH¢1.6 billion cedis in direct taxes to the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA), last year, representing 15.8 per cent of...
ama

AMA Begins 2017 Massive Revenue Mobilisation Exercise

The Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA) has said that it would begin the 2017 revenue mobilisation exercise in the first week of September. It therefore advised...
Ghana Revenue Authority

GRA task force rakes in GH¢128.6 million from defaulters

The Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) Special Mobilisation Taskforce in collaboration with the tax offices has recovered GH¢128.6 million from taxpayers between January and August...
Economic Africa

Africa’s hospitality sector has room for foreign investment

The hospitality sector in Africa’s emerging markets looks set to profit from foreign investment and an influx of foreign travellers. The emerging markets are...

West Blue, GCNet Confusion Slows Revenue Collection at Tema Port – GIFF

Freight Forwarders in the country have blamed the duplication of works at the Tema Port on the activities of West Blue Consulting and GCNet...

KMA Inaugurates Unit Committees After 2 Years Of Waiting

Unit Committees of the Kumasi Metropolitan Assembly (KMA) have been inaugurated after about two years of waiting, with a call to the members to...

Who is Allotey Jacobs Accusing Over Ibrahim Mahama’s Tax Issues?

Following the hot pursuit and demand by the Economic and Organized Crime Office (EOCO) that Mr. Ibrahim Mahama, the infamous owner of the Engineers...
Campaign Coordinator of the Integrated Social Development Centre (ISODEC), Dr. Steve Manteaw

Government Charged to Check Unlawful Financial Flows

Participants at a high-level meeting on illicit financial flows has called on government to develop and implement a proactive programme to track, stop and...