In addition to familiarizing with stakeholder agencies, the Director-General of the Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority, Michael Luguje has paid courtesy calls on some Chiefs and Traditional leaders within the Port enclave to strengthen ties between the Port Authority and the traditional leaders.
At Kpone, where the Port authority is constructing a devanning terminal called the Unity Terminal, the GPHA team was received by the Paramount Chief of the Kpone Traditional area, Nii Tetteh Otu who assured the team of the safety of the people in the community as well as the users of the new facility yet to be completed.
On his part, Michael Luguje, the GPHA Boss said he will welcome ideas that are of mutual interest to the Kpone community and the Port Authority.
At Nungua, the delegation was received by King Prof. Odaifio Welenchi III and his elders.
Michael Luguje noted that, it is very necessary for the Port Authority to keep constant contact with the traditional council.
The GPHA team continued to the Chief of Tema, Nii Adjei Kraku II where the Acting Director-General recognized the immense contribution of the Tema Traditional area as a significant stakeholder to the Port.
Michael Luguje expressed the Port Authority’s relentless desire to support the community as well.