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GPHA DONATES DENTAL EQUIPMENT TO NSAWAM PRISON

The Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority has donated some dental equipment to the Medium Security Prison at Nsawam, to support the Ghana Prisons Service carry out its mandate of ensuring the welfare and safe custody of prison inmates.

These include an ultra-sonic scaler for scaling and polishing, some dental forceps for extraction and dental syringe for administering local anaesthesia.

Delivering the equipment to the Medical Unit of Prisons Service, representative of the Ghana P...
October 06,2021

GPHA CALLS FOR COLLABORATION FROM STAKEHOLDERS TOWARDS INCREASED EFFICIENT AND SUSTAINABLE PORT SERVICES

The Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority (GPHA) has called on operators, and stakeholders within the port enclave to strengthen collaborations towards the goal of increased delivery of efficient and sustainable port services.

Likewise, the Authority has urged clients and general port users to comply with rules and regulations that have been instituted to ensure smooth operations and safety of users, port personnel, goods, and infrastructure.

Speaking on the Eye on Port program, ...
October 06,2021

PORT JOURNALISTS NETWORK AND GPHA STRENGTHENS RELATIONSHIP

The Port Journalists Network, an association of specialized journalists in Ghana’s port and maritime sector, has paid a courtesy call to the Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority, the first of its kind since the formation of the network.

The Team deliberated with management representatives of the Port Authority, on the direction of the association, key objectives, and their general concerns.

According to the Team Lead, Elvis Darko, the network is embarking on such visits to...
August 25,2021

MINISTER OF PUBLIC ENTERPRISES URGES GPHA TO MAINTAIN PROFITABLE OPERATIONS

The Minister of Public Enterprises, Joseph Cudjoe has encouraged the Ghana Ports and Harbors Authority to continue to position its operations to maintain profitability, as it operates, manages, and develops one of Ghana’s key assets, the ports.

Speaking during a courtesy visit to management of GPHA, the Minister stated that it is the President’s vision to see to the sustenance of public enterprises, hence the creation of the Ministry of Public Enterprises to provide an own...
August 25,2021

PORT OF TAKORADI TO MIGRATE FROM EXPORT TO IMPORT DRIVEN AFTER EXPANSION WORKS

The Human Resource Manager at the Port of Takoradi, Peter Amo-Bediako has hinted that the Port might be migrating from an export driven Port to an import driven one.

He said this could be achieved after the completion of the massive expansion works being undertaken at the Port of Takoradi.

Peter Amo-Bediako who also has an oversight responsibility for the Marketing and Public Affairs department at the Port of Takoradi cited the ongoing construction of the Atlantic Terminal Ser...
August 18,2021

PORT OF TAKORADI RECEIVES HISTORIC VESSEL

The Port of Takoradi has received a historic vessel call, the first of its kind in the 93 years’ history of the Port.

The vessel with the name GOLDEN SPRAY is the largest ever vessel to call the Port of Takoradi with LOA of 300m.

She came from Singapore to loadout 203,500MT of Manganese to China.

The vessel, which was received at the anchorage is a testament to the safe anchorage of the Port of Takoradi and management’s commitment to employing integrated st...
August 18,2021