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Finance Ministry ‘responsible’ for PDS debacle – Former Minister

By:brightwebtv/nana asare barimah Dr Kwabena Donkor, former Power Minister Former Power Minister under the erstwhile National Democratic Congress administration, Dr Kwabena Donkor has blamed the Finance Ministry for the Power Distribution Services’ (PDS) concession agreement debacle. “The first person that we have to hold responsible for this debacle is the …

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Its official: Energy Commission appoints ECG as interim operator of electricity

By:brightwebtv.com/nana asare barimah   The Energy Commission has announced the appointment of the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) as an interim operator of electricity in Ghana. Following the suspension of Power Distribution Services’ (PDS) concession agreement by government on Tuesday, the Energy Commission said the appointment was in accordance with …

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Audio: Energy Minister cites fraud as reason PDS contract was suspended

By; brightwebtv/nana asare barimah   Energy Minister, John Peter Amewu It has emerged that fraud was suspected in the concession agreement government entered into with Power Distribution Services (PDS). Energy Minister, John Peter Amewu, who revealed this on Joy News’ AM Show, Wednesday, said the government was forced to suspend …

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ECG is back as gov’t suspends PDS agreement

By:brightwebtv.com/nana asare barimah Government has suspended the concession agreement with Power Distribution Services (PDS), bringing back the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) to be in full control of power distribution. According to Information Minister, Kojo Oppong Nkrumah, the decision was taken after government detected “fundamental and material breaches of PDS’s …

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2019 Mid-year Review: ‘Petrol, mobile tax to go up’

By:brightwebtv.com/nana asare barimah     Pro-government newspaper, The Daily Statesman, has hinted that the Finance Minister will announce an increase in petroleum and mobile tax today. Ken Ofori-Atta, will address Parliament Monday morning to ask for more money to meet mainly urgent and priority infrastructural demands as the huge costs …

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NLA Resources VAG Secretariat

  By:brightwebtv.com/nana asare barimah     The historic collaborative agreement signed between the National Lottery Authority and Veterans Administration, Ghana has started producing positive and healthy results towards the socio-economic development and financial empowerment of the Veterans.   The NLA-VAG Partnership gives NLA the sole power to manage, regulate and …

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