Cartel Behind ‘Deliberate’ Fuel Contamination At BOST Wants MD Out – Ken Agyapong
NEWS

The maverick Assin Central Member of Parliament, Mr Kennedy Ohene Agyapong has alleged that there is a cartel in the contaminated fuel saga involving the Bulk Oil Storage and Transportation (BOST) Company. According to him, this is not the first time that fuel has accidentally been contaminated at BOST, and that over the years the practice has been happening and anytime that happens, some members of the cartel get the opportunity to buy the fuel, process and sell it in...

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Thursday, 29 June 2017
Prempeh wins NSMQ17; Adisco new ‘Sargeant Lees’
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For winning the 2017 edition of the National Science & Maths Quiz, Prempeh College gets GHC40,000 and packages from Tigo and GCB Bank. For 2nd and 3rd places, St. Thomas Aquinas SHS  and Adisadel College get GHC30,000 each. Prempeh College reclaim the title from Adisadel after surrendering it to the Cape Coast school in 2016. The duo -Wonder and Daniel- proved tough for Aquinas team – Anamalia and Bright. Prempeh College win their fourth NSMQ trophy to keep up the chase...

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Thursday, 29 June 2017
Godwin Attram Quit As Olympics Assistant Coach
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Accra Great Olympics General manager Oluboi Commodor has confirmed the departure of assistant Coach Godwin Attram. Attram has vacated his position as the deputy Coach of the side weeks after agreeing to work with Swede trainer Tom Strand. The former Ghana international had initially refused to work under the former Medeama Coach who came in as a replacement for the Attram following the Club’s poor form in the League but for the intention of some board members of the Club....

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Wednesday, 28 June 2017
Minority Calls For Immediate Interdiction of BOST MD
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The NDC Minority caucus in Parliament has called for a thorough investigation into the sale of 5 million litres of contaminated petroleum product to a private company called Movenpiina by the Managing Director of the Bulk Oil and Transportation Ltd (BOST), Alfred Obeng Boateng. According to Peace FM’s Parliamentary correspondent Emmanuel Akorli, the minority made this call at a press conference at Parliament on Tuesday. During the conference which was addressed by former Energy Minister Hon. Emmanuel Armah Kofi Buah and former Power...

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Wednesday, 28 June 2017
It’s not unusual for Movenpiina, Zup oil to operate without license – NPA Boss
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The National Petroleum Authority (NPA) says it is not abnormal for the two companies alleged to have purchased the over 5 million litres of contaminated fuel under suspicious circumstances from the Bulk Oil Storage and Transportation (BOST) Company to operate without license. The Chief Executive Officer of the NPA, Hassan Tampuli explained that although the two companies were operating without license it has taken the necessary steps to get them regularize their business after sanctions were imposed on them. “We do...

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Wednesday, 28 June 2017
Companies in ‘suspicious’ contaminated fuel sale unlicensed – NPA
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The National Petroleum Authority, (NPA), has confirmed that the two companies alleged to have purchased the over 5 million litres of contaminated fuel under suspicious circumstances from the Bulk Oil Storage and Transportation (BOST)Company, were not licensed to engage in that questionable transaction. This corroborates the claim by the Africa Centre for Energy Policy (ACEP), which raised the alarm about the irregularities in the transaction. According to the NPA, it will take legal action against the firms, whiles “it conducts further...

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