Posts Tagged ‘Ghana Maritime Authority’

Participants at the seminar listening with rapt attention the presentation by Mr. A.K. Armah.

Ghana has found oil and is producing in commercial quantities, but currently has a very weak system, in terms of capacity to clean-up when there is a major spillage, Mrs. Azara Al-Hassan Prempeh, Deputy Director – Legal Bureau of the Ghana Maritime Authority has observed. (more…)


Ghana, on Monday, moved a step further to tighten its maritime  security which has been fraught  with many challenges since the country gained independence, by introducing three new Amendment Bills on the floor of Parliament for consideration. The proposed Amendment Bills include the Ghana Maritime Authority (Amendment) Bill, 2011, the Ghana Maritime Security (Amendment) Bill, 2011, and the Ghana Shipping (Amendment) Bill, 2011 (more…)