AOMC Mark’s 5th Annual Safety Week with A Call For Members to Prioritize Safety

Over the years, the country has experienced a number of accidents that claimed lives and property with the majority of them happening in the capital, Accra. Notably among the accidents include; the June 3, 2015 floods and fuel station explosion in which, over 150 lives were snuffed out in the most horrifying circumstances. Another accident…

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AOMC Press Release Clarity On Purported Removal of The Price Stabilisation and Recovery Levy on Petrol and Diesel The AOMC View

Our attention has been drawn to some publications purporting that the two-month removal of the price stabilisation and recovery levy would lead to a reduction in fuel prices in the next pricing window. The Association of Oil Marketing Companies (AOMC) would like to react as follows: The current pricing window ends today Friday, 15th October…

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Fuel prices expected to increase from October, 16

The Association of Oil Marketing Companies (AOMC) and the National Petroleum Authority (NPA) have indicated that prices of fuel will be adjusted upwards by at least 7 percent at the pumps come Saturday, October 16. Reports in the media revealed that fuel prices would be revised on Friday, but the Chief Executive Officer of the…

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Felix Gyekye, MD Of Glory Oil Is The New Board Chairman Of The Association Of Oil Marketing Companies (AOMC)

At a Board meeting held at the office of the Association of Oil Marketing Companies (AOMC) on 27 July 2021, members of the Board overwhelmingly elected Felix Gyekye, Managing Director of Glory Oil Company Limited as the New Board Chairman. He takes over from Henry Ofori Akwaboah, MD of Engen who is resigning from his…

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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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