Don’t take instructions from any superior officer-Prof. Adei to Customs officers at Tema Port

The Board Chairman of the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA), Prof. Stephen Adei has instructed Customs Officers at the Port of Tema not to take instructions from senior officers of other state agencies also operating in the port. Any such instructions, according to him, should be ignored and immediately reported to the Sector Commander of Customs. […]

Prof. Adei roars: Removes Carlos Ahenkorah and Kweku Kwarteng from GRA Board

Deputy Minister of Finance, Mr. Kwaku Agyemang Kwarteng and Mr. Carlos Kingsley Ahenkorah, Deputy Trade and Industry, have been sacked from their position as board members of the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) with immediate effect, DAYBREAK can authoritatively report. This was communicated to them by the new board chairman, Professor Stephen Adei. According to sources, […]

Kofi Nti steps down as Commissioner General of GRA; Ammishaddai Owusu-Amoah takes over

The Commissioner General of the Ghana Revenue Authority, Emmanuel Kofi Nti has served notice of his retirement effective October 1 2019. In his place, the Commissioner of Domestic Tax Revenue Division of the GRA, Ammishaddai Owusu-Amoah will act as Commissioner General. Mr. Kofi Nti has officially given the retirement notice to the Minister for Finance, […]

Stakeholders in port clearance chain discuss inefficiencies in the port

Stakeholders in the port and maritime industry have registered their displeasure towards some of the inefficiencies associated in the cumbersome clearance process at Ghana’s ports in a forum organized by the Ghana Integrity Initiative in Accra. An Assistant Commissioner, Paul Nkrumah-Ababio, lamenting revenue leakages created by diverted transit cargoes, stated that the tracking devices used […]

  Ghana Integrity Initiative holds stakeholder forum on promoting efficiency in Ghana’s Ports

The Ghana Integrity Initiative has held a multi stakeholder business integrity forum which sought to interrogate and assess procedures at Ghana’s port with the aim of promoting an effective and efficient business environment for the Ghanaian citizenry. The forum saw significant participation from important stakeholder groups, including the Customs Division of the Ghana Revenue Authority, […]