SIGA outlines cyber security requirements for SOEs

The Director-General of the State Interests and Governance Authority (SIGA), Mr Stephen Asamoah-Boateng, has urged state-owned enterprises (SOEs) to put in the necessary structures to protect their organisations from cyber-attacks. Henceforth, he said, the deployment and the promotion of cyber security measures in organisations would feature prominently in the performance assessment of SOEs. Mr Asamoah-Boateng, […]

SIGA clarifies dissolution of boards

The Executive Director of the State Interest and Governance Authority (SIGA), Mr Stephen Asamoah Boateng, has explained that the presidential directive on the dissolution and reconstitution of statutory boards and corporations does not affect state-owned enterprises (SoEs) that are limited liability companies and those listed on the Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE). Consequently, he said, SIGA […]

‘’Your continued stay in office depends on meeting targets in your performance  contracts’’-Bawumia warns gov’t appointees

The Vice President, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has described the State Interest Governance Authority  (SIGA) as one that has been created to ensure enhanced transparency and accountability in the running of state institutions. Dr. Bawumia who was speaking during the signing of performance contracts for Boards and Management of specified entities on one hand, and government […]

Just in: Gov’t allocates 200 Million cedis to MASLOC, as company achieves 80 Loans recovery

Government has allocated 200 Million Ghana Cedis to the Micro Finance and Small Loans Centre (MASLOC) in the 2019 budget. This will enable the company make disbursements to businesses across the country. Finance Minister, Ken Ofori Attah while delivering the 2019 budget and government economic policy statement in Parliament today, said the company is currently […]

GACL holds 6th AGM: urged to harness potential of aviation industry to support government’s job creation efforts

The Ghana Airports Company Limited today 9th October 2018, held the 6th in the series of Annual General Meetings with a call on the company to help harness the potential of the aviation sector to support government’s job creation initiative. Aviation Minister, Joseph Kofi Addah who threw the challenge, also entreated the company to work […]

Multiple reporting channels:  Government moves to strengthen State Enterprises Commission, presents Bill to make it an Authority

Government will in the next couple of weeks submit to parliament, a Bill to strengthen the State Enterprises Commission (SEC) and to properly define its role and the role of state owned enterprises. Executive Chairman of the SEC, Stephen Asamoah Boateng speaking during the 6th Annual General Meeting of the Ghana Airports Company Limited (GACL) […]

Sustainability of MASLOC guaranteed under current leadership-Gabby praises Stephen Amoah and team

New Patriotic Party strong man Gabby Asare Otchere-Darko has given a thumbs up the the current management of the Microfinance and Small Loans Centre (MASLOC) for their prudent and efficient management of the company. According to him, the company was compelled by limited budgetary support from the exchequer to build and strengthen internal systems and […]

Alert: Stephen Asamoah Boateng shielding corrupt officials at BOST-Journalist alleges

Freelance Journalist Listowel Nana Poku is accusing Chairman of the State Enterprises Commission Stephen Asamoah Boateng of making subtle moves to shield some corrupt officials at the Bulk Oil Storage and Transportation Company (BOST). According to him, he has gathered reliable information that points to the fact that Mr. Asamoah Boateng is trying to interfere […]