Woes of embattled PPA boss deepen as NPP disowns him; says he is not a member

The ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP) has disowned  the embattled Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of  Public Procurement Authority (PPA), Mr. Adjenim Boateng Adjei as  a card bearing member of the party. “Mr. Adjenim Boateng is not a member of NPP”, Ashanti Regional NPP Secretary, Mr. Samuel Pyne spoke on Kumasi FM’s morning show in an […]

Just in: Martin Amidu invites suspended PPA Boss over corruption allegations

The Special Prosecutor, Martin Amidu has invited the suspended Chief Executive Officer of the Public Procurement Authority (PPA), Agyenim Boateng Adjei for questioning in relation to corruption allegations against him. The embattled PPA boss was handed a suspension by president Akufo-Addo following the airing of investigative piece, ‘Contracts for Sale’ by Manasseh Azure Awuni. The […]

EC blows millions without approvals, no supporting documents – A-G

The report of the Auditor-General on Special Audits carried out on selected state institutions in the year 2018 has uncovered several infractions at the Electoral Commission (EC) running into hundreds millions of cedis. The infractions, which mainly took place between 2014 and 2016, involves expenses related to the 2016 general elections. The Auditor-General has directed […]

GH₵1.9BN saved in 21 months due to strict scrutiny of procurements – PPA

The Nana Akufo-Addo government has been able to save the state a whopping amount of GH₵1.9 billion due to the tightening of the public procurement space, which prevented procurement malpractices. Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Public Procurement Authority (PPA), Adjenim Boateng Adjei, who announced this, cited a number of procurement malpractices which the authority […]