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Member of parliament for kumbungu in the northern region, Hon ras Mubarak has stated that the Auditor general got it wrong in the misapplication of funds claim against him. ''There is absolutely no case of misapplication, occasionally the auditor general gets some things wrong and this is one those occasions'',...
DCOP Maxwell Atingane, Director General in charge of Motor Traffic and Transport Department (MTTD) of the Police Service has warned personnel to be professional, saying the department is not an avenue for getting quick money by indulging in unethical acts. DCOP Atingane said the police administration would be vigilant 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...
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on Thursday stated, emphatically, that his government’s determination to rein in corruption in Ghana is non-negotiable. He said Ghanaians had entrusted him with the responsibility to better their lot, and he would not waver in his commitment to enhance accountability in the nation’s public life,...
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 Auditor General (AG) has uncovered a disturbing practice at the Judicial Service where various sums of money cannot be reconciled. The AG said in its 2015 report that “the service consistently failed  to obtain bank statements from HFC bank, as a result it was unable to reconcile revenue totaling...
Former President Flt Lt Jerry John Rawlings has called for a paradigm shift in the fight against corruption, to ensure that it does not create undue hardship to the people. He said corruption had eaten so deep into the fabric of the society that the quest to clean up seems...