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July 7, 2015 1:42 AM Open for submissions is the 2015 IFEJ flamingo awards

July 7, 2015, Accra– The Institute of Financial and Economic Journalists, IFEJ invites entries from fully subscribed members for its Second Edition for IFEJ Flamingo Awards for Business and Financial Journalism 2015. This year’s edition is being partnered by the World Bank Ghana office and GIZ. Other partners are Enterprise Life, Agricultural Development 81

March 31, 2015 8:35 AM GNPC owned Sankofa Mines defaults in tax payments

Tuesday 31st March , 2015 8:35 am Citi Business News has learnt mining company Prestea Sankofa Limited in 2012 and 2013 failed to pay mineral royalties to Ghana estimated at 6.6 million cedis. According to the GHIETI report, Prestea Sankofa in 2012 /2013 generated 133, 595,760 cedis in revenue after producing 44, 090 ounces of gold in those two years 23

March 10, 2015 6:16 AM PIAC’s existence threatened ; As gov’t funding not forthcoming

The Public Interest and Accountability Committee (PIAC), the body established by law to among other things monitor and evaluate compliance with the management and use of the country’s petroleum revenues, is broke. Allocations from the government which includes allowances to get the committee functioning has not been released for months, leaving PIAC in a state 1

March 6, 2015 1:28 PM Ghana's oil is attracting incompetent mushroom companies

The Executive Director of the African Center for Energy Policy Dr. Mohammed Amin Adam has warned that with Ghana's oil find, the country could be attracting mushroom companies who have no experience and leverage to manage oil blocs they acquire. He questioned why few people with political connection should facilitate the acquisition of contracts for the country’s 1

March 2, 2015 6:35 AM ‘Use oil revenue on identifiable projects’

A member of the Public Interest and Accountability Committee (PIAC), Mr Yaw Owusu Addo, has called on the government to use proceeds from the country’s oil resource on projects that the people can easily identify with. According to him, out of the billions accrued so far, there is no single project “Ghanaians can boast of to have come from the oil money 10

February 27, 2015 3:17 PM Financial Journalists undergo training in oil and gas reporting

The Institute of Financial and Economic Journalists, IFEJ, established in 1991 with the support of the World Bank and encouragement from the Finance Ministry, has over the last 15 years developed a very close relations with Center for Policy Analysis (CEPA) many more other civil society organisations and think-thanks, and collaborated with them on many projects 26

February 27, 2015 2:38 PM Ghana Is Beginning To suffer The Resource Curse

Ghana is said to be beginning to suffer the resource curse four years into the production of oil and gas, a member of the Public Interest and Accountability Committee (PIAC) said here Friday. Yaw Owusu Addo, who is the Ghana Journalist Association (GJA) representative on the PIAC said this at a two-day workshop organized by the Institute of Financial 3

December 16, 2014 8:15 PM IFEJ Ghana Honors Five Members

The Institute of Financial and Economic Journalists (IFEJ) honoured five of its members for outstanding performance in the areas of business and financial journalism in the country. Felix Dela Klutse, the Managing Editor of Business Day newspaper was adjudged the 2014 Best Business and Financial Journalist during the first edition of the prestigious 19

December 3, 2014 11:34 AM Ghana to go nuclear; Targets 700MW of power in first phase

he International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) has given Ghana the green light to produce power from nuclear energy. This comes almost five decades after the country opened negotiations with the international body on the matter. The Chief Director of the Ministry of Energy and Petroleum (MoEP), Professor Thomas Akabsaa, told the GRAPHIC BUSINESS in Accra 10

October 16, 2014 3:01 AM Daily Express' Yaw Sarpong wins international award

Daily Express’ senior business reporter, Fred Yaw Sarpong has won the 2014 Enterprise Life Assurance / Sanlam Summer School award for Financial Journalists. His selection from dozens of colleagues came after emerging as one the best business reporters during the 2013 edition of the Institute of Finance and Economic Journalists Gold Awards for Financial 4