NPA to get tough on tax evading OMCs
Created on 19 July 2018
The National Petroleum Authority is to get tough on Oil Marketing Companies (OMCs) who indulge in suspicious tax evading activities. In this regard, the Authority will be working with the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) to ensure OMCs who under declare their liftings are sanctioned. Presenting the mid-year review of the 2018 budget in Parliament, Minister of Finance, Ken Ofori Attah, said the collaboration between the two state agencies is to...
NPA boss pays courtesy call on Asantehene
Created on 05 July 2018
The Asantehene Otumfuo Osei Tutu II has advised industry players in the petroleum sector to collaborate with each other in order to ensure effective product delivery and economic growth. The Asantehene was speaking at his Palace in Manhyia when the Chief Executive of the National Petroleum Authority (NPA), Hassan Tampuli, led a delegation made up of some members of the board, directors and management, to pay a courtesy call on...
NPA briefs Council of State on cylinder recirculation
Created on 28 June 2018
The National Petroleum Authority (NPA) has presented a new Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) Cylinder Recirculation model that they plan to implement in Ghana. On Thursday, NPA’s Chief Executive, Alhassan Tampuli, briefed Council of State members on the new model at the Council’s chambers in Accra, where he said that the new model would improve safety, health and the environment.
$200m lost yearly to tax evasion in petroleum downstream – NPA
Created on 11 June 2018
The Chief Executive Officer of the National Petroleum Authority, Mr Alhassan Tampuli, has said the country loses over 200 million dollars annually in tax revenues due to the nefarious activities of service providers of the petroleum sector in order to evade tax. He said the Authority has rolled out stringent measures to tackle the problem head-on, in close collaboration with the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA), the Navy and other relevant...
NPA takes LPG Door-to-Door to Northern Region
Created on 03 June 2018
Officers of the National Petroleum Authority (NPA) took their LPG “Door-to-Door” campaign to Tamale, Northern Region, as part of ongoing efforts to educate the public on the responsible use of gas. The outreach, spearheaded by the Consumer Department of Corporate Affairs, has already taken the team to Western, Central and Ashanti Regions.