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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 11, this year. Mr Henry Sam, the Coordinator of the Taskforce, said the collections were made in respect of compliance activities organised by the taskforce and...
The former Chairman of the Electoral Commission, Dr. Afari Gyan bought a Nissan Mini Van 2007 model for a meagre Ghc2, 676, the 2015 Auditor General’s report has revealed. The former Chair bought the vehicle after an auction on several vehicles were carried out at the election management body. The report...
Firebrand NPP Brong Ahafo Regional Youth Organizer, Kwame Baffoe popularly known as Abronye DC has alleged that the CEO of Jostpong group of companies, Dr. Siaw Agyapong attempted to bribe him with an amount of GHC 40,000 to defend the Tow levy. He attempted to bribe me with an amount of...
The Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta has dismissed claims by the minority in Parliament that he breached the country’s financial rules when he approved a loan facility from ADB to McDan Shipping Company Limited. The Minority on Tuesday accused Mr. Ofori-Atta of usurping the authority of the board of ADB in...
The corruption allegation made against President Akufo-Addo’s deputy Chiefs of Staff by controversial musician A-Plus, has been found to be baseless and without credibility, the Ghana Police Service has concluded. According to the Police, the action of the two deputy Chiefs of Staff, Francis Asenso-Boakye and Samuel Abu Jinapor, which...
RLG Communications Limited has agreed to repay an amount GH¢6 million to government after it failed to supply 12,733 laptops under the Free Laptop Distribution Programme in 2010. Though the company has agreed to refund the money both parties are yet settled on the formula for the repayment of the...
Chairman of the parliamentary select committee on roads and transport, and Member of parlament for Ayensuano in the Eastern region, Hon. Ayeh-Paye Samuel has said that allegations of bribery against parliament on the scrapped mandatory towing levy should be treated with contempt. The Brong Ahafo Regional Youth Organizer of the New...
Exton Cubic Group Ltd, the company embroiled in the Nyinahini Bauxite mining controversy has hit back at the Environmental Protection Agency accusing the state institution of acting on wrong information. "The statement issued by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) was inaccurate and a willful breach of natural justice", spokesperson for...
At least Gh¢3,311,963,314 of tax payers’ money have been lost in the public sector due to financial irregularities. The irregularities which occurred at the sector ministries and their respective public board and corporation and statutory institutions took place in seven forms – outstanding debtors/loans recoverable charges, cash irregularities, payroll irregularities,...
The Deputy Director of Police CID, Mrs Maame Yaa Tiwaa Addo-Danquah, says the leaked tape revealing a possible cover-up in the report of the Police on the allegation of corruption against Ghana’s two deputy chiefs of staff has been doctored. While admitting the voice on the tape was indeed hers...