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February, 2018

  • 26 February

    KK Sarpong, Isaac Osei cautioned over looming scandal

    Dr K K Sarpong and Mr Isaac Osei, CEOs of Ghana National Petroleum Corporation and Tema Oil Refinery respectively have been cautioned by the Convener of Movement for Truth and Accountability to resolve a problem arising from ‘duping’ a Ghanaian Businessman who is also a financier of the NPP before …

  • 13 February

    Power sector: Ghana draws inspiration from the Ivorian model

    Dominique Kakou, CIE Managing Director reassured the Electricity Company of Ghana delegation that Côte d’Ivoire is still ready to support Ghana in this sector. ACCRA, Ghana, February 13, 2018/ — Managing staff of the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) made a 48-hour working visit to Côte d’Ivoire. Their aim was to …

  • 8 February

    Dumsor: Central Tongu MP summons Energy Minister to parliament

    The National Democratic Congress (NDC) Member of Parliament (MP) for Central Tongu Constituency in the Volta Region, Hon Alexander Gabby Hottordze, has dragged the Minister for Energy to parliament over erratic power supply in the constituency for the past few months. According to the MP, the constituency has been experiencing …

  • 8 February

    Concerned residents of communities 16/17, Batsoona, Lashibi to hit the street siting of fuel station

    Some residents of Tema Communities 16 and 17 Batsoona and Lashibi, have against the siting of some fuel service stations namely Nick Petroleum and Shell Vigo Service Station within the communities. At a press conference to address the situation, the residents indicated that the attention of the Chief Executive Officer …

  • 6 February

    Chamber of Petroleum Consumers-Ghana to Stage a Demo Tomorrow

    Chamber of Petroleum Consumers-Ghana has indicated that it will stage a demonstration tomorrow to register their displeasure against the frequent increase of petroleum products. The demonstration is expected to start at 7am prompt. In a press release dated 6th February 2018, and signed by its Executive Secretary, Duncan Amoah, CPC …

January, 2018

  • 18 January

    Group calls for dismissal of Energy Minister over high fuel price

    The Chamber of Petroleum Consumers – Ghana, CPC, has called on the government to sack the energy minister with immediate effect. According to the group, Ghanaians have had to grapple with the persistent increase in fuel price over the past months with virtually no solution in sight as pump prices …

  • 17 January

    “$7 Billion Saved From Review Of 24 Power Purchase Agreements” – President Akufo-Addo

    The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, says his government, over the past year, has brought stability in the place of the erratic power situation that was inherited from the erstwhile Mahama government. According to President Akufo-Addo, adequate power supply is critical to the operation and success of …

  • 15 January

    President Akufo-Addo Announces Electricity Tariff Reduction For Non-Residential Users

    The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has announced that, as from January this year, non-residential users of electricity in the country would enjoy an average of 14% reduction in electricity tariffs. According to President Akufo-Addo, not only has Government succeeded in normalizing the power situation in the …

August, 2017

  • 6 August

    Tread cautiously on the AMERI deal – William Nyarko to Gov’t

    Mr. William Nyarko, Executive Director of the Africa Centre for International Law and Accountability (ACILA) is cautioning the NPP government to “tread cautiously on the AMERI deal”. His comment is coming on the heels when the NPP majority in parliament is making moves to abrogate the $510m dollar power deal …

  • 4 August

    RE: 7000 Gas Tanker Drivers to lose their jobs by September

    The attention of the National Petroleum Authority (NPA) has been drawn to a purported statement emanating from the Gas Tanker Drivers Association and widely circulated in the media yesterday 2nd August, 2017 with the above caption in which a number of false allegations were made and we hereby seek to …

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