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Use excess gas to develop petrochemical industry
17th July 2017
 Government has been urged to leverage opportunities presented by its growing gas production to develop its petrochemical industry.   With gas production scheduled to begin from the Sankofa Gye Nyame field in 2018, the country is... full story
Conflict looms between GRA and Stool Lands over oil revenue
17th July 2017
Member of the Public Interest and Accountability Committee (PIAC) is pushing for legislation to clarify which state institution should be given the mandate to collect surface rental as the country prepares to undertake onshore commercial production... full story
Procurement delays threatening oil exploration - GNPC
17th July 2017
The Ghana National Petroleum Corporation, GNPC,  has bemoaned what it describes as the  unnecessary delays in gaining approval from the Ghana Procurement Authority for oil  exploration in the Volta basin. In a remark Thursday July,... full story
Government focusing on onshore oil discoveries - Akufo-Addo
10th July 2017
President Nana Akufo-Addo has reiterated the commitment of his government to the exploration and discovery of oil in commercial quantities onshore, specifically in the Voltaian Basin. He said 17 years ago, during the presidential campaign of... full story
Sankofa oil revenue: Analysts advise on past experiences in Jubilee, TEN
10th July 2017
As commercial oil production begins on the Sankofa Gye Nyame field, some players in the oil and gas industry have called for stringent measures in the management of the oil revenue. According to them, the government must work to avert some... full story
We will manage oil revenue to benefit all - Nana Addo
10th July 2017
President Akufo Addo has committed to the efficient use of Ghana’s oil revenue to give value for money and protect the interest of Ghanaians. According to him, Ghana has no reason not to improve the lot of citizens with a decade of... full story