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Managing Director visits injured staff

The Managing Director of Electricity Company of Ghana Limited, Mr. Kwame Agyeman Budu, together with some Management members of the Accra East and Central Region have paid a visit to Clement Anan, one of our staff who severed burns in the line of duty and is currently on admission at the Ridge Hospital in Accra.

Mr. Anan, a Foreman with the Cape Cost Regional Maintenance Unit suffered burns Friday, 22nd November, while working on a faulty extensible oil switchgear at the Winneba old office substation.

Mr. Agyeman Budu expressed his sympathy and assured him of his total support towards his recovery. He also advised him to be an advocate of safety.

Mr. Anan, who could manage a few words expressed his profound gratitude to the Managing Director and his team for their expression of love and responsibility.

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Ghana Women’s Associations Discuss Women’s Advancement In Power Utilities

The Managing Director of the Electricity Company of Ghana, Kwame Agyeman-Budu was the special guest of honour at two-day Women in Energy Conference in Accra.

The programme, held at the Labadi Beach Hotel, was organised by the Millennium Development Authority (MiDA), in collaboration with the Ghana Power Compact Implementing Entities including Electricity Company of Ghana, Ministry of Energy, and the Ghana Standards Authority.

The purpose of the conference was to promote networking, knowledge exchange, harness the diverse experiences and best practices of Female Employee Associations and leverage strategies for advancing gender equality to improve organizational performance.

The conference brought together over one hundred participants from public and private power utility companies and civil society organisations around the world.

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Team Volta De-Stress in Sogakope

The management and staff of Team Volta on Saturday, 23rd November 2019 organized Fun Games at the Sogakope WAFA Sports Complex to de-stress themselves after a very long and tedious 2019.

The games which started with a health walk through the principal streets of Sogakope saw all eleven Districts and the Regional Office compete for honours in Table Tennis, Football, Sack race, Ludu, Draft, Oware, Tug of Peace and Cards.

The Northern Sector of the Region was represented by Dambai, Nkwanta and Jasikan Districts, the Middle Belt was represented by Hohoe, Kpando and Kpeve Districts, the Southern Sector was represented by Sogakope, Akatsi, Denu and Keta Districts. The Regional Office and Ho District formed one team to complete the four slots of the competition.

Welcoming participants to the games, Ing. Jones Makumator, Ag. General Manager for Team Volta, reiterated that “this program was organized to promote unity and ensure staff stay healthy to work for the success of the company”. He advised staff to be cautious of themselves to prevent injuries during the games.

Ing. Makumator commended the staff for exhibiting professional standards throughout this year and impressed upon them to keep the lights on and keep collecting revenue for the company.

The Middle Belt took first place in football after defeating the Regional Office 4-3 on penalties in the final game whiles the Southern Sector took 3rd place after beating the Northern Sector 4-0 during the 3rd place game.

Also present to grace the occasion were: Ing. Delali Oklu (GM/VOLTA), Mr Christian Anyanful (DM/SOGAKOPE), Mrs Christine Hadzi (DM/ DENU), Mr Richard Twum-Asare (DM/KPEVE) and Mr Nelson Terkper (DM/AKATSI).


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8th Annual General meeting of ECG Head Office Co-Operative Credit Union

The Head office Credit union of ECG held its 8th Annual General Meeting on Friday, 22nd November 2019 at the Osu Ebenezer Presbyterian Church.

In attendance was the Managing Director of the Company, Kwame Agyeman-Budu who was the special guest for the program.

The MD encouraged the executives and members to continue their good work and promised to run an open-door style of administration.

The Chairman for the program, Mr Samuel Tagoe/ Director Premises and Estates was grateful that the MD honoured the invitation and assured him of members' support throughout his term in office..