PPA kicks off Capacity Building Training Programmes

The Public Procurement Authority (PPA) on Tuesday 19th July 2022 started its training programmes in the Eastern Region, Koforidua. The four-day training workshop in Koforidua for procurement practitioners will help the practitioners gain insights in tender preparation and evaluation for goods and technical services. The training programmes which seek to build the capacity of public […]

E-Procurement training workshop for management & procurement officers in the Ashanti Region

The Public Procurement Authority (PPA) organized an 8-Week intensive training on the electronic procurement system in the Ashanti Region. In a closing ceremony held at the Miklin Hotel on 29th April 2022, the Deputy CEO of PPA, Mr. Kwame Prempeh said the Ghana Electronic Procurement System (GHANEPS) provides an effective and efficient way of improving[…..]

CEO OF PPA LECTURES AT GIMPA

The Chief Executive of the Public Procurement Authority (PPA), Mr. Frank Mante on Tuesday 10th May gave a public lecture at the Department of Management Science, GIMPA. The public lecture which took place at the GIMPA GB Auditorium on the theme: Public Procurement Practices in Ghana. Mr. Mante took the audience through key points such[…..]

The Role of the Paperless Procurement System

Vice President Dr Mohammadu Bawumia has stated that Ghana will go paperless on most of its activities. Based on this, several State Institutions such as the Passport office, the Registrar General and Controller Accountant General’s Department and Public Procurement Authority, Immigration, the Judiciary as well as some medical facilities are going digital. The introduction of[…..]

PPA’s 10th Annual Public forum held

The Public Procurement Authority (PPA) held its 10th Annual Public Forum on 17th November 2021 at the Ghana Academy of Arts and Sciences in Accra. The theme this years Public Forum centred on “Public Procurement: Propelling the wheels of the private sector to deliver the Ghana Beyond Aid Agenda” Delivering the keynote address, Hon. Dr.[…..]

PPA host officers from the Central Internal audit Agency of Zimbabwe

On Thursday,11th November,2021, the Public Procurement Authority(PPA) hosted a Nine-Man delegation from the Central Internal Audit Agency of Zimbabwe who are Ghana to understudy Ghana’s Public Financial Management Systems. Mr. Kwame Prempeh, Deputy CEO, PPA in his welcome remarks, indicated that, the Authority is pleased to have been chosen by the delegation as one of[…..]

PPA’s Board Inaugurated

On 28th September 2021, a nine-member board of the Public Procurement Authority (PPA) was sworn into office by the Deputy Minister of Finance Dr. Ampontuah Kumah.  The board is chaired by Prof. Ameyaw-Akumfi, the former Minister of Education, Mr. Frank Mante, Hon. Diana Asona Dapah, Mr. Hayford Amoah, Madam Ernestina Swatson, Dr. Alhassan Iddrisu, Mr.[…..]

PPA inaugurates a 17-Member Steering Committee for GHANEPS

The Public Procurement Authority (PPA) has inaugurated and sworned in a 17-member Steering Committee to oversee the successful implementation of the Ghana Electronic Procurement System (GHANEPS). GHANEPS is being implemented under the eTransform Project which is being undertaken by the Ministry of Communication with funding support from the World Bank. e-Procurement or electronic procurement promotes[…..]

PPA hosts GPPA

A five-member delegation from the Gambia Public Procurement Authority (GPPA) has paid a two-weeks working visit to Ghana to familiarise themselves with the country’s procurement processes, spearheaded by the Public Procurement Authority (PPA). The visit will offer an opportunity for both Regulators to learn and share best country experiences and practices. The delegation led by[…..]