Training on the Newly Developed Standardized Procurement Audit Framework

Course Title:      Newly Developed Standardized Procurement Audit Framework (SPAF) To Conduct/Carry Out/Execute All Procurement-Related Audit in Ghana   Date:                                                                                     Venue: 14th – 17th November, 2023                                                          Koforidua   5th – 8th December, 2023                                                               Kumasi                                                   Course Overview: To build a more robust oversight function of public entities, the Government of Ghana with funding from […]

PPRA Botswana visits Ghana

On Tuesday 7th March 2023 the Public Procurement Authority (PPA) hosted a 6-member delegation from the Public Procurement Regulatory Authority, Botswana who are on a Benchmarking visit. In his welcome address, the CEO of PPA Mr Frank Mante was pleased that the PPA was their choice of destination for their Benchmarking Visit. He indicated that[…..]

End of Year Message from CEO of PPA (2022)

It’s the end of the year 2022 – a time to pause and reflect on the achievements and challenges throughout the year. It is also the time when we set some resolutions for the near or long term.  Let me first take this opportunity to thank the Board, Management, and Staff of the Public Procurement[…..]

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[…..]

Implementation of the Ghana’s Electronic Procurement System (GHANEPS)

In our bid to improve transparency, and efficiency as well as to reduce the cost of the public procurement process, Ghana is implementing an electronic Government Procurement System, known as the Ghana Electronic Procurement System (GHANEPS). The system was developed over two years and was launched on 30th April 2019 by Vice President Dr Mohammadu[…..]

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[…..]