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Question Finance Ministry for 1,800 MASLOC cars, not me – Adwoa Safo

Minister of Procurement, Adwoa Safo

The Minister of State in charge of Procurement, Sarah Adwoa Safo, has denied her outfit’s involvement in the procurement of some 1,800 vehicles by the Micro Finance and Small Loans Centre [MASLOC]. According to her, she was not engaged in the process of procuring the said vehicles from Detrox Impex Company Limited, the company that allegedly sold the vehicles to ...

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China lauds gov’t for improved procurement practices

The Chinese Government has applauded President Nana Akufo-Addo and the Minister of State in charge of Public Procurement, Sarah Adwoa Safo, for what it says is their commitment to protecting the public purse. The Chinese Government also said it was excited about the gains made by the Ghanaian Government in the area of public procurement ever since it assumed office ...

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Diabetes, BP high at Dome market – Health directorate

It has emerged that about a high number traders at the Dome market in Accra screened were either suffering from hgh blood pressure or diabetes. Dr. Jarvis Abilla, a Medical Superintendent at the Ga South Municipal Hospital attributed the high rate to sedentary lifestyle of the traders at the market as well as their failure to go for regular medical checkup. ...

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Community Day SHS: Adwoa Safo’s claims “outright falsehood” -Ablakwa

A former deputy Education Minister, Okudzeto Ablakwa has chastised the Member of Parliament for the Dome-Kwabenya constituency, Adwoa Safo over her claims that the erstwhile Mahama government should not be credited for the community day Senior High School project in her constituency. According to Adwoa Safo, she secured the necessary funding from the World Bank for the project hence should ...

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Stop abrogating contracts without my consent – Adwoa Safo warns

The Minister in charge of Public Procurement, Adwoa Safo, has warned various Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies (MMDAs), as well as Ministries, Department and Agencies (MDAs), to stop terminating government contracts without recourse to her Ministry. Her warning follows the termination of contracts by some  heads of various MMDAs and MDAs, a few days after they assumed their respective roles. ...

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Adwoa Safo, O.B Amoah replaced at ECOWAS, Pan African parliament

Parliament on Friday [April 7, 2017] announced the replacement of two members of the House on the Pan African Parliament and the ECOWAS Parliament. The two are Sarah Adwoa Safo, Deputy Majority Leader and Member of Parliament (MP) for Dome Kwbenya, now Minister of State in Charge of Public Procurement and O.B Amoah, MP for Akwapim South, now Deputy Minister ...

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Adwoa Safo calls for more power for procurement authority

The Deputy Majority Leader of Parliament, Adwoa Safo, is pushing for the amendment of the public procurement act to give the Procurement Authority, the powers to conduct value for money auditing on sole-sourced projects. She described as sad, revelations by the Auditor General’s annual reports that 80 percent of the procurement malpractices are centered on sole sourcing. Addressing the press ...

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Oti Bless forfeited National Service but was approved – Adwoa Safo

Vice Chairperson of Parliament’s Appointment Committee, Adowa Safo, has criticized the Minority for boycotting Gender and Social Protection Minister Nominee, Otiko Afisa Djaba’s approval, because she confessed she hasn’t done her national service. The Minority on Friday, boycotted Otiko Djaba’s approval after raising concerns about her failure to undertake her one-year mandatory national service, among other things. But the NPP Dome ...

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