Tag Archives: Auction

UG won’t collapse over supposed ‘bad contract’ – Prof. Yankah

The Minister of State in charge of Tertiary Education, Professor Kwesi Yankah, has said government is committed to ensuring that the University of Ghana is not privatized. Mr. Yankah’s comments come weeks after the Education Minister, Dr. Matthew Opoku Prempeh, indicated that the school  might soon be privatized if it fails to meet its obligations in a $64 million agreement ...

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PAC slams Health Ministry for selling state cars cheaply to staff

The Public Accounts Committee (PAC), has faulted the Ministry of Health for the sale of 25 state vehicles, and over 140 motor cycles in 2014 in a manner that breaches the Financial Administration Regulations. Earlier, the Director General of the Service, Dr Anthony Nsiah Asare raised concerns over some of the conclusions in the 2015 Auditor General’s report in a ...

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Gov’t pick-up sold for GHc1,000 at MoFA

The Public Accounts Committee (PAC) of Parliament on Wednesday grilled officials of the Ministry of Food and Agriculture (MoFA) and an auctioneer to the ministry for contravening the auction laws and auctioning 24 vehicles to staff of the ministry at ridiculously low prices. The auctioneer, Alex Adjei, side-stepped all the laws governing the proper disposal of government vehicles and disposed off the ...

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Sell gov’t cars for Ghana @60 celebration – Franklin Cudjoe

The President of policy think tank IMANI Ghana, Franklin Cudjoe has urged government to sell some of its vehicles to foot the bill for the Ghana’s 60th anniversary celebrations. President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo over the week disclosed that government intends to spend GHc20 million on the celebration with support from the private sector. [contextly_sidebar id=”61ZjfdjqvtFNk5FdJddLH2r2OFyBFQhD”]But speaking on Citi FM’s News ...

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Idris Elba auctions off a date with himself

“Luther” and “The Wire” actor Idris Elba has offered fans a chance to “pound my yams” during a date with him to raise money for an African charity. “Hi there. Idris Elba here. I’d like you to be my Valentine. That’s right love, just you and me, no one else around, just us,” he said in an online video. The ...

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