September 11, 2018
A World Bank delegation of three has called upon the Speaker of Parliament, Professor Mike Aaron Oquaye and praised Parliament and the Public Account Committee (PAC) of Parliament.

According to the leader of the delegation Donald N. Mdaande they are happy to associate with the Speaker, who had embarked on institutional reform.

He noted that his delegation is in the country to engage government as well as Parliament to find out how the support given by the Bank had been used to the public sector financial accountability.

We would engage the Minister of Finance and various stakeholders to update the public management financial reforms and strategies, he said.

Mr. Donald N. Mdaande further revealed that the World Bank is hoping to rally support from partners financially to  support oversight over the public purse,  especially in terms of the agenda  “Ghana beyond aid”,  he said.

Again the various Parliamentary committees how they can continue to play their role, we looking  at supporting you in the next budget cycle.

By: Kwaku Sakyi-Danso/