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MANAGEMENT OF GPHA RESOLVED TO LEAD ORGANISATION ON GREATER PATH FOR SUCCESS

The Director General of the Ghana Ports and Harbors Authority, Michael Luguje has assured the port community and Ghanaians in general of a bright future for the ports of Ghana as management pursues initiatives that would guarantee continued success.

Speaking at this year’s GPHA Strategic Management Summit in the outskirts of Accra, he emphasized his optimism for growth, while recounting some of the challenges of past few years.

“Our last strategic meeting was 2019,...
October 20,2021

GPHA BOARD PAYS FAMILIARIZATION VISITS TO PORT OF TAKORADI AND PORT OF KETA PROJECT SITE

The governing Board of the Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority (GPHA) has paid familiarization visits to the Port of Takoradi and the Keta Port project site.

The visit of the governing Board led by the Hon. Isaac Osei was to afford the reconstituted Board the opportunity to learn at first hand, the extent of work at the Takoradi port which is undergoing massive transformation through various expansion projects and to also get briefings from Engineers of the Authority on the Keta Port P...
October 20,2021

GHANA’S PORTS WELL POSITIONED AS GATEWAY FOR TRADE IN SUB REGION - ISAAC OSEI

The Board Chairman of the Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority, Mr. Isaac Osei has stated that Ghana’s Ports are well positioned not only to be the gateway to trade in the sub region but also as transit point for the landlocked countries.

This, according to him, is as a result of the fact that other countries prefer the services of Ghana’s Ports due to the availability of the requisite infrastructure and quality of service delivery. Mr. Osei said this when the reconstituted ...
October 20,2021

NEW GPHA BOARD INAUGURATED

The Minister of Transport, Kweku Ofori Asiamah has sworn in an 11-member board for the Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority.

Former Member of Parliament, Chief Executive Officer of Ghana Cocoa Board and Managing Director of Tema Oil Refinery (TOR), Isaac Osei will lead the group as Board Chairman.

Other members include Michael Luguje, the Director-General of GPHA, Sandra Opoku, Director of Port, Tema, Capt. Ebenezer Afadzi, Director of Port, Takoradi, Mabel Sagoe, the Chief Dire...
October 20,2021

STOWAWAY DISEMBARKED AT PORT OF TEMA

A stowaway from Guinea-Bissau, Sulemane Balde has been disembarked at the Port of Tema after being nabbed at high seas. Sulemane Balde, reportedly joined the vessel MV Aurora, via a mooring rope in the Port of Bissau on September 13.

The 28-year-old Frenchman who joined the vessel with hopes of reaching the United Kingdom for greener pastures, was found by the crew of the ship on the 15th.

According to the Port Security Manager, Colonel Emmanuel Nyante, he was disembarked in T...
October 06,2021

NPA BOSS VISITS GPHA, CALLS FOR FURTHER COLLABORATION

The Chief Executive Officer of the National Petroleum Authority, Dr. Mustapha Abdul-Hamid, has called on the Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority, to strengthen collaboration between the two institutions towards efficiency, growth, and stakeholder satisfaction in the downstream petroleum industry of Ghana.

Dr. Mustapha Abdul Hamid said, it is in recognition of the key role GPHA plays in the receipt and discharge of petroleum cargo, that is why collaboration is of utmost importance.

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October 06,2021