Outspoken businessman, lawmaker and Member of Parliament for Assin Central, Kennedy Agyapong has been appointed as the Board Chair of the Ghana National Gas Company Limited.
The appointment was made by President Akufo Addo on Wednesday, July 21, 2021 while a 9-member board of the Company was being inaugurated.
The board was inaugurated by the Minister of Energy, Dr Mathew Opoku-Prempeh.
Other members of the board are Mr. Ben KD Asante, the Managing Director of the company; Mr. John Darko, Mrs. Adelaide Mary Benneh; Awulae Amihere Kpanyinli; Mr Abraham Ossei Aidooh; Madam Delphine Dogbegah; Nana Owusu Ansah Ababio, and Mr. Stephen Sumani Nayina as members.
“I am keen on ensuring that efforts by Ghana to become a major international player in the international gas market becomes a reality,” Dr Opoku Prempeh said.
He added “I believe the revision of the Gas Master Plan, which is one of my topmost priorities, will ensure that a concrete framework for Ghana’s gas infrastructure expansion is laid.”