Hon Frank Annor Dompreh
June 16, 2022

Government paid Ghc 563.4 million in 3 tranche payments to the Nigeria Gas Company Ltd (N-Gas) between March 2018 to July 2019 through the Ministry of Energy and the Energy Sector Levies Act (ESLA) PLC.

The Deputy Minister of Energy William Owureko Aidoo made this known in an answer to a question by Hon Frank Annoh- Dompreh Majority Chief Whip and MP for Nsawam / Adoagyiri.

Hon Annoh- Dompreh wanted to know how government settled the debt owed Nigeria Gas Company ( N- Gas )  through the Energy Sector Levy .

Mr. William Owureko Aidoo said VRA has improved its balance sheet over the last years which has helped it to pay its debt to N- Gas .

This, according to the Deputy Minister has helped to address power outages also known as dumsor and Ghana’s generating machine are run by natural gas.