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CHRAJ directs Finance Minister to respond to $2.25 bond petition

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The Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ) has directed the Minister of Finance, Mr Ken Ofori-Atta, to respond to allegations of breaching the 1992 Constitution within 10 days. The allegations were made against him by Mr Yaw Brogya Genfi last week, in a complaint to CHRAJ by which he petitioned the commission to investigate the matter. In his ...

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Banking population to increase to 75% by 2020-Finance Ministry

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The Ministry of Finance has set a target to increase the country’s banked population from 58% to 75 % by the year 2020. In line with the target, the ministry will in June this year launch a National Financial Inclusion Strategy targeted at financial literacy, a key tool for financial inclusion. According to the ministry, most people shy away from ...

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Ghana’s oil and gas future extolled

Chief Director of the Petroleum Ministry, Professor Thomas Akabzaa, has given an upbeat assessment of the nation’s oil and gas industry, saying, its future is promising. He said with the start of oil drilling at the second oil field – Tweneboa Enyenra and Ntonme (TEN fields), and the Sankofa Gye Nyame expected to come on-stream next year, there certainly were ...

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