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POLITICS

$7 Billion Judgment Debt Looms; Minority MPs Raise Concerns

The minority in Parliament has called on President Akuffo-Addo to intervene in the never-ending impasse between ENI/Vitol and Springfield to prevent Ghana from incurring another avoidable Judgment debt. The Minority is worried that the country could land itself in a 7 billion dollar judgment debt if the issue between the two oil and energy firms are not resolved amicably.

  1 month ago ago
$7 Billion Judgment Debt Looms; Minority MPs Raise Concerns

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Drivers Are Complaining That The High Fuel Prices Is Collapsing Their Job- MP For Bongo Reveals

According to Edward Bawa, a member of parliament for Bongo, Ghana's high fuel prices are ruining the transportation industry. On Saturday, June 25, he said that truckers are lamenting the effects of high fuel prices on their businesses on Key Points on TV3. Any taxi driver you speak to will tell you that business is declining.

  3 months ago ago
Drivers Are Complaining That The High Fuel Prices Is Collapsing Their Job- MP For Bongo Reveals

POLITICS

MP For Bongo Constituency 'hits' Hard On The High Cost Of Fuel In Ghana

The Honorable Member of Parliament for Bong Constituency, Hon. Edward Bawa , has added to voice to the current high cost of fuel in the country. According to him, the current high cost of fuel in Ghana is crippling the transport business; and that, drivers in the country are wailing; due to the impact of high fuel prices on their businesses.

  3 months ago ago
MP For Bongo Constituency 'hits' Hard On The High Cost Of Fuel In Ghana

POLITICS

Minority Worries About Alleged Transfer Of Ameri Power Plant By Government

The alleged government transfer of the American Power Plant to Kumasi for $35 million has alarmed the minority in Parliament. The ranking member of the Mines and Energy Committee, Mr. John Abdulai Jinapor, voiced concerns about the government's attempt to transfer the plant to private organizations rather than the original plan to transfer the plant to the Volta River Authority during a press conference on Wednesday at Parliament House in Accra.

  2 months ago ago
Minority Worries About Alleged Transfer Of Ameri Power Plant By Government

ECONOMY-FINANCE

John Jinapor: Turn over the Ameri plant to the VRA

John Abdulai Jinapor, the ranking member of the Parliament's Mines and Energy Committee, believes that the Volta River Authority (VRA) should be given control of the Ameri facility. He asserts that, as it has demonstrated in managing a number of other plants across the nation, the VRA is perfectly prepared and capable of taking control of the plant.

  2 months ago ago
John Jinapor: Turn over the Ameri plant to the VRA

POLITICS

'I will be extremely cheerful assuming ECG detaches capacity to Parliament tomorrow' - Edward Bawa

Individual from Parliament's Mines and Energy Committee, Edward Bawa has said that he would be cheerful if Electricity Company Ghana (ECG) detaches power supply to Parliament. His remark follows a three-day final offer gave by the ECG to the Parliamentary Service and other state organizations to settle their obligation or hazard being disengaged from the public lattice.

  5 months ago ago
'I will be extremely cheerful assuming ECG detaches capacity to Parliament tomorrow' - Edward Bawa

POLITICS

Napo Destroys NDC MP's Over Load Shedding Saga

The allegations made by the minority in the parliament about the current power situation in the country has however, being disprove by the Ministry of Energy.the Minority in Parliament addressing a press conference on Wednesday descended on the government over poor communication over the power issues which has eventually results into the intermittent power cuts in parts of the country.

  1 year ago ago
Napo Destroys NDC MP's Over Load Shedding Saga

BUSINESS

Petroleum Hub Development Corporation Bill taken through second reading.

The Petroleum Hub Development Corporation Bill has been read a second time. The purpose of the Bill is to establish the Petroleum Hub development Corporation to promote and develop a petroleum and petrochemical hub in the Western region. The project involves the development of infrastructure such as refineries, port terminal facilities, storage facilities as well as petrochemical and Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) terminals with a network of pipelines sufficient enough to supply petroleum and petrochemical products

  1 year ago ago
Petroleum Hub Development Corporation Bill taken through second reading.

POLITICS

Allege plan by government to reinstate PDS agreement uncovered

National Democratic Congress (NDC) MP for Damongo and a ranking Member on Parliament’s Mines and Energy Committee, Adam Mutawakilu has alleged that government of Ghana is planning to re-award the Power Distribution Services (PDS) with the management of country’s electricity distribution. According to him, the government anticipates to enter a weak defence in a recent court case by PDS which will make it easier for the company’s contract to be restored. The agreement between the government and the power

  2 years ago ago
Allege plan by government to reinstate PDS agreement uncovered