Joy News’s investigations have uncovered how the Ghana Bauxite Company (GBC) evaded the payment of penalty for overloading haulage trucks to the tune of more than 90 million dollars over a period of six years.
This was done in connivance with some officials of the Ghana Highways Authority (GHA) who operate the weigh-bridges. After a year-long investigation, Joy News’ Kwetey Nartey found that the state lost 22 million dollars in 2017 year alone.
Had the money got to the State as expected, what could it be used for? The infographic below details that.