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CULTURE

A Brief History Of Tongu

Tongu is an Ewe speaking community in southern Volta of Ghana. The word is two jointed Ewe word: 'tor' and 'ngu'. Tor means river and ngu means Near , hence Tongu meaning Near River. The name Tongu refers to the Ewes who live along the River Volta, and whose main occupation is fishing and farming.

  8 hours ago ago
A Brief History Of Tongu

POLITICS

Leave Mahama Out Of This. The Vanishing Happened In Nana Addo's Administration: Murtala Tells Okoe B

Ghanaians were in outright shock when they got wind of the news that 105,927 litres of gas, 18 drums of electrical cables amongst other important things disappeared into thing air. This development has and will cost the nation big time. Today, Okoe Boye and Murtala Mohammed joined Johnnie Hughes on the New Day show.

  7 months ago ago
Leave Mahama Out Of This. The Vanishing Happened In Nana Addo's Administration: Murtala Tells Okoe B

ECONOMY-FINANCE

How Can We Progress With This Attitude? -Ghanaians React To TOR's GH¢ 27 Million Debt Owed ECG

The Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) has not only been complaining about illegal connections carried out by Ghanaians in their various residences but also the huge cumulative debt owed them by several Ghanaian citizens. Hardly did we know that a single entity could owe the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) millions of cedis.

  5 months ago ago
How Can We Progress With This Attitude? -Ghanaians React To TOR's GH¢ 27 Million Debt Owed ECG

TRAVEL

Tema, Ghana's Industral and largest Harbour City. See 20 Interesting Facts about the City.

Tema a town located in the Greater Accra Region and 34km from Accra Central. Tema is well noted for its sea port and numerous industries includes Ghacem, Tema Oil refinery, VALCO, Aluworks, Shiphards, car parks etc. In this article you will get to know more about Tema. 1. Tema was built on the site of a small fishing village called Torman, a local name of the calabash plant, Tor, which was cultivated there. "Tema" is derived from a corruption of "Torman". 2. The government identified the site before independence,

  1 year ago ago
Tema, Ghana's Industral and largest Harbour City. See 20 Interesting Facts about the City.

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Tema Oil Refinery (TOR) Ltd is a Strategic National Asset Which Must be Protected

Tema Oil Refinery (TOR) Ltd, established in 1963 by the first president of the Republic of Ghana Dr. Kwame Nkrumah, is the only refinery which is a national pride. The refinery is a 14,000bpsd Residue Catalytic Cracker. Apart from its ability to refine crude, the facility also has the capacity to store crude oil and finished petroleum products to a total capacity of over 2.6 million barrels.

  7 months ago ago
Tema Oil Refinery (TOR) Ltd is a Strategic National Asset Which Must be Protected

ECONOMY-FINANCE

TOR and a Top Ghanaian Owned Oil and Gas Firm in a Media FIGHT, After Barely 2yrs of Cordiality.

In December 2019, under the then leadership of Isaac Osei at Tema Oil Refinery (TOR), in what could only be described as a very rare achievement, Ghana’s only state refinery, Tema Oil Refinery (TOR) Limited had suddenly become a preferred choice for major oil traders, both local and international who

  1 year ago ago
TOR and a Top Ghanaian Owned Oil and Gas Firm in a Media FIGHT, After Barely 2yrs of Cordiality.

POLITICS

Kevin Taylor 'Angrily' Sends A Message To Haruna Iddrisu And NDC MPs Over TOR Investigation

Outspoken Ghanaian based American investigative Journalist, self acclaimed anti-corruption campaigner and founder of the Loud Silence Media, Kevin Ekow Taylor has sent a strong message to the leaders of the Minority Caucus in Parliament. He has vented his anger on the statement from the minority to lauch swift investigations into the missing litres of Gas oil at the Tema Oil Refinery (TOR).

  7 months ago ago
Kevin Taylor 'Angrily' Sends A Message To Haruna Iddrisu And NDC MPs Over TOR Investigation

CRIME

The man who shot a Security Guard At Shai Hills is on fire

A staff of the Tema Oil Refinery(TOR) recognized as Thomas Kwaku Oppong has supposedly shot and executed a security watch distinguished as Kwame Huzzey at Shai Hills in the Shai-Osudoku District of Accra.  The Dodowa Police Command told the media that, the expired was a security monitor at an organization called Green House Company Limited at Shai Hills.  Reports state that the Green House Company Limited had some land contest with the suspect.  The acting Public Relations Officer of the Tema Regional Po

  2 years ago ago
The man who shot a Security Guard At Shai Hills is on fire

POLITICS

Prez. Akuffo Addo Accepts Mr. Berko Asante's Resignation Letter over Bribery

Things are getting quite heated for the now former boss of Tema Oil Refinery (TOR). The previous employer at Goldman Sachs Group Inc has been blamed for masterminding a$2.5 million in pay-offs intended to be paid to Ghana government authorities and Members of Parliament in an offer to enable a Turkish organization to secure a power purchase agreement deal in Ghana. Mr. Berko is asserted to have piped the pay-offs through a Ghana-based mediator for forward payment.  Watch the full Video Mr. Berko, in an sta

  2 years ago ago
Prez. Akuffo Addo Accepts Mr. Berko Asante's Resignation Letter over Bribery

ECONOMY-FINANCE

NPP Calls Tema Oil Refinary Theft An Organized Crime - Chief Biney

Chief Biney, the NDC's Deputy National Organiser, has blamed the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP) for the missing gallons of oil and cables at the Tema Oil Refinery. According to him, the TOR affair was the result of organized criminality that followed a set of steps.

  7 months ago ago
NPP Calls Tema Oil Refinary Theft An Organized Crime - Chief Biney

CRIME

Nigerian traders arrested for impersonating Oppong Nkrumah and other ministers

Some Nigerian traders have been accused of impersonating three Ministers of State to defraud victims of monies of over GH¢10,000 has appeared before an Accra Circuit Court. Vivian Sajida Imran and her husband Prince Joel, now at large, are said to have used the names of the Ministers of state to defraud two victims of over GHS10,000.00 under the pretext of securing them jobs. Vivian and her husband Joel portrayed to the victims that they could secure jobs for them at COC0BOD, Tema Oil Refinery (TOR) and Gh

  2 years ago ago
Nigerian traders arrested for impersonating Oppong Nkrumah and other ministers

DIGITAL-TECHNOLOGY

What is the dark web? Is it illegal?

Every society is like a coin, it has two sides. The "good" side which is made public and everyone can see and access it and the 'bad' side which can only be accessed by those privy to it and those who have the means to. The world wide web is no different. It has a good side which is perfectly legal and we all access everyday. It also has another side which can sometimes be legal or illegal depending on the services you access there. The other side is called the dark web. What is the dark web? The dark web is

  1 year ago ago
What is the dark web? Is it illegal?

ECONOMY-FINANCE

TOR Saga: List Of Interdicted Staff Over Missing Fuel, What Happens Next?

One issue that has since yesterday caught the attention of many is the news about the disappearance of some litres of fuel from Tema Oil Refinery (TOR) Limited. According to a press release dated October 5, 2021, the Interim Management Committee of TOR has began investigations into product storage and transfer losses at the industry.

  7 months ago ago
TOR Saga: List Of Interdicted Staff Over Missing Fuel, What Happens Next?

TECHNOLOGY

What is the Dark Web?

What Is the Dark Web? The dark web refers to encrypted online content that is not indexed by conventional search engines. Sometimes, the dark web is also called the dark net. The dark web is a component of the deep web that describes the wider breadth of content that does not appear through regular Internet browsing activities. Most deep web content consists of private files hosted on Dropbox and its competitors or subscriber-only databases rather than anything illegal. Specific browsers, such as Tor Browser,

  1 year ago ago
What is the Dark Web?

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Fresh scandal hits TOR, staff interdicted over massive fuel theft (statement)

Wednesday, 6th October 2021 The Interim Management Committee (IMC) of Tema Oil Refinery (TOR) has commenced investigation into some product loses to the state owned company. According to a statement issued by TOR yesterday, the company said it lost various products including but not limited to liquified petroleum gas (LPG), aviation fuel, Gas oil and electrical cables between April and September 2021.

  7 months ago ago
Fresh scandal hits TOR, staff interdicted over massive fuel theft (statement)

POLITICS

#News3-G : US BRIBERY SCANDAL- Tema Oil Refinary (TOR) Managing Director (MD) Resigns.

The MD of the TOR(currently)and a former banker of the US, Mr.Asante Berko has resigned from his position over his role in a US bribery sandal. The United state's securities regulators on Monday April 13,2020 charged him for arranging at least $2.5 million in bribery to be paid to Ghana government officials and Members of Ghana's Parliament in order to gain approval for his client's power plant project. The TOR MD, Mr Berko has however denied the allegations leveled against him. The case mentioned above us

  2 years ago ago
#News3-G : US BRIBERY SCANDAL- Tema Oil Refinary (TOR) Managing Director (MD) Resigns.

BUSINESS

GH$1bn of TOR debt cleared

The administration has freed a segment from the obligation of the Tema Oil Refinery (TOR) as a feature of endeavors to reinforce the processing plant and make it more strong to convey an incentive to the state.  The treatment facility said some portion of its obligation, adding up to GH¢1 billion and $67 million, was paid by the administration in 2018 and that made monetary space for the processing plant to participate in more profitable endeavors.  In an assertion duplicated to the Daily Graphic yesterday,

  1 year ago ago
GH$1bn of TOR debt cleared

POLITICS

NDC left $345m debt at TOR, we’ve done better – Amin Adam

The Deputy Minister of Energy in charge of the oil sector, Dr. Muhammad Amin Adam, indicated that the new government of the National Party handled the affairs of the Tema oil refinery better than the previous Democratic National Congress. (NDC). Government. According to him, TOR has experienced some growth during the operation of the nuclear power plant. This was announced in a "City Council Statement for Energy" organized by the Chamber of Bulk Oil Distributors (CBOD) and its partners. He said: “There was

  1 year ago ago
NDC left $345m debt at TOR, we’ve done better – Amin Adam

POLITICS

NDC left $345m debt at TOR, we’ve done better – Amin Adam

The Deputy Minister of Energy in charge of the oil sector, Dr. Muhammad Amin Adam, indicated that the new government of the National Party handled the affairs of the Tema oil refinery better than the previous Democratic National Congress. (NDC). Government. According to him, TOR has experienced some growth during the operation of the nuclear power plant. This was announced in a "City Council Statement for Energy" organized by the Chamber of Bulk Oil Distributors (CBOD) and its partners. He said: “There was

  1 year ago ago
NDC left $345m debt at TOR, we’ve done better – Amin Adam