Tanker drivers call off strike
Created on 24 September 2018
The Tankers Drivers Union (TDU) says Monday's industrial action by its members has been called off with immediate effect. The union of over 4,000 transporters of petrol, diesel and petroleum products, said they would suspend operations citing poor working conditions and salary distortions, and vowed to remain on strike until the National Petroleum Authority (NPA) addressed their accusations of maltreatment.
No fuel shortage - NPA assures public
Created on 24 September 2018
The National Petroleum Authority has assured consumers of petroleum products there will be no fuel shortage in the country, as steps are taken to address concerns of Tanker Drivers Union (TDU), who have threantened to down their tools over poor working conditions, including distortions in their salary structure. The TDU on Sunday warned it will ask its members across the country to suspend their operations, until their concerns...
NPA measures save nation GH¢910.4m
Created on 12 September 2018
The public purse has been saved GH¢910.4 million within a year following stringent measures instituted by the National Petroleum Authority (NPA) to curb illegal activities in the downstream petroleum sector. From September 2017 to date, precisely GH¢892.8 million savings have been made following a significant reduction in volumes of exported products that would have been diverted for personal gains at the expense of the state; stoppage of GH¢10.6 million tax...
NPA engages Nima residents on Cylinder Recirculation policy
Created on 16 August 2018
The National Petroleum Authority (NPA) has engaged community leaders and residents of Nima, Maamobi and its environs on the Cylinder Recirculation policy, as it continues a public education campaign to solicit views and explain the model to citizens across the country. “On the 12th of October, President Akufo- Addo gave us a directive to change the gas distribution system where gas stations were located in communities, causing casualties during an accident...
NPA constructs mechanized water system at nabuli witches camp
Created on 27 July 2018
The rains pounded the bare earth most of the day, the residents, drenched in water, danced in defiance, as water, in two separate calabash, splashed into the sky, signaling the official commissioning of a mechanized water system in Nabuli Witches camp in the Gushegu District of the Northern region, a small farming community with a population in the region of about two thousand people.
NPA SUSPENDS BDCs/OMCs FOR TAX EVASION
Created on 25 July 2018
The National Petroleum Authority (NPA) wishes to inform the General Public that the following Oil Marketing Companies (OMCs) and Bulk Distribution Companies (BDCs) have been suspended for periods of between one month and three months, effective 18th July 2018, for their involvement in activities that led to loss of tax revenue to the Government of Ghana. As a result of this, the listed companies are to desist from engaging in...