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Nana Addo appoints Freddie Blay as Chairman of GNPC

By Clement Edward Kumsah
Freddie Blay

Acting National Chairman of the New Patriotic Party (NPP),Freddie Blay, has been appointed the new Board Chairman of the Ghana National Petroleum Corporation (GNPC).

In a letter received by GNPC on Thursday, 11 May, the Chief of Staff Akosua Frema Opare, named six other individuals as board members:

The individuals who form the new board are:

1. Mr Freddie Blay – Chairman
2. Dr KK Sarpong – Managing Director
3. Mr Kwabena Kwakye – Member
4. Prof J.S. Nabila – Member
5. Mr Yaw Kyei – Member
6. Nana Adjoa Hackman – Member
7. Ogyeahohoo Yaw Gyebi II – Member

The seven-member Board under leadership of Mr. Blay, is expected to see to the effective running of the state oil firm and make it more profitable.