Category archives for: Oil & Gas

IFEJ Awards: Pay Attention to Dev’t Minerals, Establish Oil and Gas Community Dev’t Fund

Accra, Ghana, July 18, 2018//-The Head of the Department of Finance, School of Businesses at the University of Cape Coast, Prof. John Gatsi has asked journalists to develop interest in development minerals which though low in value, when well regulated with clear policies could positively influence construction, real estate, agriculture, tourism and manufacturing sectors to […]

OccupyGhana on Warpath, Demands the Whereabouts of GH₵1.4 Billion Fuel Cash

Accra, Ghana, July 16, 2018//-OccupyGhana, a leading pressure in Ghana is demanding the whereabouts of a whopping amount of GH₵1.4 billion in the loss of over 800-thousand metric tonnes of subsidized fuel to the state.

Growing Geopolitical Tensions Weigh on Commodity Prices

July 11, 2018//-Global commodity prices declined for the first time in three months in June. The fall, however, was minimal (June: -0.1% month-on-month; May: +0.9% ), according to FocusEconomics, a leading provider of economic analysis and forecasts for 127 countries  in Africa, Asia, Europe and the Americas.

Oil Climbs to Approximately $80

July 11, 2018//-Oil rose on Tuesday, supported by gains in equities and supply concerns in Norway and Libya. Brent crude futures   hit a session high of 79.51 dollars.

Ghana: Commercial Drivers Advised to Seek Regular Medical Care

Accra, Ghana, July 10, 2018//-Commercial drivers have been advised to seek regular medical check-ups at approved health centres to be informed of their health status for safe driving.

Nigeria Begins Seven Gas Projects To Support Power Generation

Abuja, Nigeria, July 9, 2018// – A major stride in the attainment of national energy sufficiency was achieved in Lagos on Monday with the commencement of technical framing workshop and subsequent project signing ceremony of the seven Critical Gas Development Projects (7CGDP) to deliver about 3.4 billion standard cubic feet of gas per day (bscfd) to bridge the […]

Dissolution of Cylinder Manufacturing Board is not the Solution to the Impasse

Accra, Ghana, July 6, 2018//-Events such as this is  bound to happen if appointments are made to positions not purely based on what the appointees can bring on board but based on the fact that, he or she belongs to a particular camp.

Why the Absence of the Investment Advisory Committee is a Significant Violation of the PRMA

July 5, 2018//-One of the key bodies mandated to ensure proper management of the Ghana Petroleum Funds (GPFs), the Investment Advisory Committee (IAC) has not met since 2016 raising questions about its relevance and impact on the management of the country’s oil revenue.

US-Ghana Business Forum Slated for July 5  

Accra, Ghana, July 3, 2018//-Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, the Vice-President of the Republic of Ghana will give deliver a speech as the special guest of honour at the first-ever US-Ghana Business Forum set to take place on Thursday, July 5, 2018 at the Marriott Hotel, Accra.

Why the Discovery of Oil and Gas won’t Change East Africa’s Fortunes

June 29, 2018//-Will Tanzanians, Kenyans and Ugandans realise their fantasies of oil and gas-fueled prosperity?

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