Members of the Public Interest and Accountability Committee (PIAC) has hailed one of their members representating Queenmothers of Ghana Kansawurche Hajia Ajara Bukari for her hard work for the Committee over the past 4 years.
Speaking at Public Interest and Accountability Committee engagement with Queenmothers in the Savannah Region at the Wuripe and Sons Royal Lodge in Bole, on 22nd September, 2022 the Vice-President of the Public Interest and Accountability Committee Lawyer Nasir Alfa Mohammed said they are happy for Kansawurche because she has worked hard for the Public Interest and Accountability Committee.
He said though the engagements of the Committee is always done in the Regional capitals of every region, they decided to hold an engagement with Queenmothers in Savannah Region to honour Kansawurche Hajia Ajara Bukari who is from the Bole Traditional Area.
Lawyer Nasir Alfa Mohammed on behalf of the entire committee thanked Kansawurche Hajia Azara Bukari for her services rendered to the nation.
The PIAC member representing the Queenmothers Association of Ghana said their engagements with the public are always done in the Regional capital of every region, they brought the meeting to Bole to honour her as her term of office nears completion.
Kansawurche Hajia Azara Bukari thanked the chiefs and Queen mothers of Savannah region for their support to her. She said the Public Interest and Accountability Committee is a very nice committee which she has learnt a lot and will make sure she will inculcate all she has learnt to other people to know much about how it works.
Kansawurche Ajara said she was appointed into the position by her colleague Queen mothers from the National House of Chiefs when she was the secretary to the Queen Mothers Association of Ghana.
She also thanked the Queen Mothers of the Savannah Region House of Chiefs and Queen mothers of the Bole Traditional Area.
She said she has been part of the committee for two terms of 2 years and so someone will be chosen from the Queenmothers Association of Ghana to take over from her.
Sawlawura Iddrisu Nungbaso who was the Chairman PIAC’s engagement with Queenmothers in the Savannah said many people didn’t know about the work of Committee until yesterday.
He said the forum is an eye opening one since many didn’t know there is a committee monitoring how Ghana’s petroleum money is used.
He encouraged PIAC to put pressure on government or to be giving loans to government.
The Sawlawura said Kansawurche Hajia Ajara Bukari deserves all the applause.
Participants at the stakeholders engagement were taken through PIAC’s Mandate and Mission, PIAC’s role in the Management of petroleum revenue, how PIAC works and Sub-CommitteesOther topics for discussion included upstream activities, Sources of petroleum revenue, Allocation of petroleum revenue as determined by the PRMA, Distribution of petroleum and Ghana petroleum funds as at the end of 2021.Others are dome key positive impacts made by PIAC Commendable projects, Key observation and Recommendations.