Three Deputy Energy Ministers Sworn into Office; Charged to be Loyal to Minister

The President of the Republic of Ghana, Nana Akufo-Addo, has sworn into office 39 deputy ministers including three deputies for the West African nation’s Energy Ministry. The three deputy Energy Ministers are Dr. Mohammed Amin Adam, who also the MP for Karaga Constituency, William Owuraku Aidoo and MP for Afigya Kwabre South and Kofi Egyapa…

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Dr. Mustapha Abdul-Hamid appointed NPA Chief Executive Officer

Dr. Mustapha Abdul-Hamid has been appointed as the new Chief Executive of the National Petroleum Authority (NPA). He is replacing Mr Hassan Tampuli who is now a Member of Parliament for Gushegu and has been designated as a Deputy Minister of Transport. Dr Abdul-Hamid will start work on July 1, 2021. A journalist, academic and…

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PETROSOL Ghana receives triple ISO certification

PETROSOL Ghana Limited has received triple International Organization for Standardization (ISO) certification. These are ISO 9001: 2015–Quality Management System; ISO 14001:2015–Environmental Management System and ISO 45001: 2018–Occupational Health & Safety Management. The Chief Executive Officer of PETROSOL, Mr. Michael Bozumbil, indicated that the certifications are an external endorsement of the company’s tireless efforts over the…

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Recent Fuel Price Increase on Hikes on Global Oil Market – AOMC

The Association of Oil Marketing Companies says the recent increase in fuel prices is due to a hike in the global oil market. Fuel prices at the pumps shot up from GHS6.05 to GHS6.23 over the weekend, an increase that many consumers have expressed concerns over. On the other hand, oil prices on the world…

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AOMC Training in Fuel Station Management for OMCs Class of 2021

The Association of Oil Marketing Companies (AOMC) held the Advanced session of its training in Fuel Station Management for Oil Marketing Companies on 21st – 23rd March 2021. This session marked the second and final part of the series of trainings, structured for Oil Marketing Companies (OMCs) for the year 2021. 50 delegates from respective…

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Association Of Oil Marketing Companies Launches Annual Safety Week (ASWEC21)

The Association of Oil Marketing Companies has launched its fifth annual safety week to educate and remind industry players to keep to their safety measures to make it congenial for their customers. It was also the springboard for them to review their performance in the past two years in the face of the coronavirus pandemic….

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AOMC Launches Petroleum Safety Week (Photos)

The Association of Oil Marketing Companies in the Republic of Ghana has launched the 4th edition of the Annual Petroleum Safety Week with a call on members to prioritise safety in order to prevent accident at their work places. This year’s Safety Week is on the theme: ‘Reinforcing Positive Behaviour At The Workplace To Achieve…

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Ministry Of Energy, Republic Of Ghana And National Petroleum Authority To Share LPG Road Map At Argus West Africa LPG 2018

His Excellency Dr. Mohammed Amin Adam, Deputy Minister (Petroleum), Ghana, and Alhassan Tampuli, Chief Executive Officer, National Petroleum Authority (NPA) will participate in on stage interviews at the Argus West Africa LPG conference and exhibition on 9 – 10 May in Accra, Ghana. The event is official endorsed by the Ministry of Energy with the…

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Gov’t Signs Agreement With ExxonMobil

Boakye Agyarko Government is anticipating increased activities in Ghana’s oil exploration activities with the coming on board of ExxonMobil. The Minister of Energy, tells Citi Business News the move will also increase government’s revenue from the sector to propel economic growth and transformation. ExxonMobil’s investment in the oil sector becomes the first major one in…

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Press Statement By The Association Of Oil Marketing Companies (AOMCS) On The Atomic Junction Gas Explosion

Good morning ladies and gentlemen of the Press. On behalf of the Board Chairman of AOMCs, CEOs of OMCs/LPGMs present, we welcome you all to this short but important briefing. As we are all aware, the 7th October 2017 Atomic Junction Gas Explosion will go down in the history books as one nightmarish incident that…

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