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Zambian government to avail report on procurement, administration of COVID-19 vaccine

Zambia's health ministry said on Wednesday that a detailed report over the procurement and administration of the COVID-19 vaccine will be made available next...
Mr Isaac Aidoo

CoST brings transparency, accountability into procurement

The Sekondi/Takoradi Chapter of the Infrastructure Transparency Initiative (CoST) has commissioned a scoping study to appreciate the current levels of transparency and accountability in...
Fiifi Boafo - Head of Public Affair, COCOBOD

COCOBOD deny allegation of corruption, nepotism in insecticide procurement

COCOBOD has flatly denied allegations of corruption and nepotism in the use of sole sourcing to procure Transform Akate Insecticides from Agri-Plus Horizon Farm...

Botswana increases procurement threshold

Botswana has increased threshold for micro procurement from 50,000 pula (about 4,360 U.S. dollars) to 100,000 pula, as authorities aim to accommodate more local...
Guidelines Agents

Ghana develops guidelines to regulate procurement and use of invertebrate biological control agents

Ghana has developed guidelines to regulate the export, shipment, import and release of invertebrate biological control agents and other beneficial organisms. The guidelines, which...
BRUSSELS, March 18, 2020 (Xinhua) -- European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen speaks at a press conference after a video conference in Brussels, Belgium, March 17, 2020. The heads of state and government of the European Union (EU) agreed during the video conference on Tuesday to endorse a temporary restriction on travels to the EU territory amid coronavirus concerns. (European Union/Handout via Xinhua)

Finland joins EU procurement program for COVID-19 vaccines

Finland has decided to take part in the joint European Union (EU) agreement to purchase coronavirus vaccines and informed the European Commission of...
Madam Aba Oppong A Human Rights Activist

COVID-19: Traders urged to invest in procurement of PPE

Madam Aba Oppong, a Human Rights Activist, has underscored the need for traders and shop owners to acquire for themselves Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)...

Over 30,000 Ghanaians apply to study on Udemy platform

The Ghana Library Authority has secured additional 1000 scholarship slots with funding support from Commonwealth of Learning, bringing its total award to...

Auditor General rubbishes AFAG on alleged procurement breaches

The Auditor General, Mr. Daniel Yaw Domelevo, has rubbished claims by the civil society group Alliance for Accountable Governance (AFAG), over their allegations of...
CIPS Salary

Procurement and supply chain salaries in Sub-Saharan Africa are the lowest but…

Over 4000 global procurement professionals* contributed to the latest free salary guide from The Chartered institute of Procurement & Supply (CIPS) in partnership with...

AfDB Approves Funds for On-grid IPP Solar Power Procurement Deal

The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank has approved a US $1.5-million grant from the Sustainable Energy Fund for Africa (SEFA) to...

Finance Minister Moves Parliament To Approve Financial Policy

“Rt. Hon. Speaker, Honourable Members of Parliament, on the authority of the President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, I beg to move...
McDan Shipping

Minority Demands Answers From Finance Minister on McDan Loan Facility

The Minority Caucus in Parliament has called on Mr Ken Ofori-Atta, the Finance Minister, to explain why he approved a GHC10 million loan from...

Nana Addo Defends Adwoa Sarfo’s Appointment

President Akufo-Addo has rejected claims that his appointment of a Minister of State for Public Procurement, is superfluous since the country already has a...

Vice President Dr. Bawumia Visits Procurement Authority Unannounced

Vice President Mahamadu Bawumia paid a surprise visit to the Public Procurement Authority today to familiarize himself with the Autority’s operations.Mr Bawumia explained...

Adwoa Sarfo Heads to the Presidency as Public Procurment Minister

Member of Parliament for Dome Kwabenya, and Deputy Majority Leader, Adwoa Sarfo, has been appointed a Minister of State at the presidency in charge...

Adwoa Safo Campaigns for More Power for Procurement Authority

The Deputy Majority Leader of Parliament, Adwoa Safo, is pushing for the amendment of the public procurement act to give the Procurement Authority, the...

Nana Addo Assure Ghanaians Of Better Times

President Nana Addo Dankwa-Akufo-Addo on Tuesday gave the assurance that Ghanaians would soon enjoy better social, economic and political times ahead, despite the present...
Austin Gamey

Gamey and Gamey Academy Induct 20 Students

Gamey and Gamey Academy, at the weekend inducted the 19th Professional Master of Appropriate Dispute Resolution ADR (PEM.ADR) Class. Twenty students who formed the 18th...
Wpid Osafo Marfo

Allegations Of On-going Recruitment Raise Concern

Mr Yaw Osafo Marfo, the representative of the President-elect on the Joint Transition Team, has raised concerns over allegations of the award of fresh...

No deal signed on procurement of nuclear power

"The department reiterates that the procurement process ... will only commence upon the issuance of the RFP for the 9,600MW nuclear power, as directed...

Nigeria extends probe of military procurement scandals

President Muhammadu Buhari's approval followed the third interim report of the committee which was released on Thursday, Jon Ode, Chairman of the Presidential Committee...
President John Dramani Mahama

President Mahama asks for uphill adjustments on Procurement Act

The president is proposing that the threshold should be pegged at 20 percent from the about existing 12-15 percent. Section 60 (1) of Act 663...
Director General of GHS, Dr. Appiah Denkyirah

GHS Officials Admit to Flouting Procurement Laws

The director general of the service, Dr. Ebenezer Appiah Denkyira who appeared before the Public Accounts committee on Monday said, although some irregularities occurred he cannot...

IMANI outlines strategies to deal with procurement based corruption

Introduction: Although Ghana’s label as Africa’s second most corrupt country by the Ghanaian media was a wrong interpretation of Transparency International’s “People and Corruption: Africa...
Albert Kan-Dapaah

Kan Dapaah Worried About The Abuse of Procurement Laws

He said sole sourcing continued to be the preferred source of procurement, while accounting regulations contained in the Financial Administration Regulations were also been...
Dodowa Hospital

Dodowa hospital to soon open to the public

The NMS Infrastructure Limited, a British Company has won the bid to construct new hospitals in six communities across the country under the ?Build...
Wpid Huawei

Huawei’s procurement reaches US$305 million in Ghana

Global Information and Communications Technology (ICT) solutions company, Huawei Technologies Limited of China, has cumulatively spent a total of 305 million U.S. dollars on...

PPDA outdoors government procurement platform

The GPP is an integration of different ICT platforms; Public Procurement Performance Measurement System (PPMS), the Tender Portal and the Register of Providers (ROP). While...

Kenyan government makes $104 million procurement from disadvantaged groups

The Kenyan government has procured 104 million U.S. dollars worth of goods and services from women, youth and the disabled in the current financial...