Tag Archives: Ministry of Works and Housing

Saglemi flats empty over ‘suspicious’ contracts – Dep. minister

Deputy Minister of Works and Housing, Freda Prempeh

The Ministry of Works and Housing has said the 1,500 flats under the Saglemi Housing Project have not been occupied because it has not yet perused the original documents covering the project. According to the Ministry, the Mahama administration failed to present to the current government with the original documents covering the project. The first phase of the $180 million ...

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Housing Ministry budget inadequate for debt, others – MPs

Samuel Atta-Akyea

Some Members of Parliament are worried about the financial constraints the Works and Housing Ministry may face in 2018. This is due to the budgetary allocation for the Ministry in the 2018 budget, which was noted to be less than half of the funds the Ministry actually requires. While the Ministry owes contractors to the tune of GHc 1 billion, ...

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We’ve not abandoned sea defence projects – Gov’t

The Ministry of Works and Housing has dismissed claims by former Deputy Works and Housing Minister, Sampson Ahi, suggesting government has abandoned all ongoing sea defence projects across the country. According to the Ministry, contrary to these claims, government has paid a substantial amount of money to contractors putting up the sea defense walls within the country’s coastal communities for ...

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