The immediate past Minister for Energy and Peroleum, Hon. Emmanuel Armah-Kofi Buah, has won the prestigious Distinguished Leadership Excellence Award for his contribution in the implementation of Ghana’s no flaring policy by the establishment of Ghana Gas and the Atuabo Gas plant.
The citation accompanying the award also recognised Hon. Buah’s critical role in the successful completion of the TEN and OCTP projects that has helped boost Ghana’s oil and gas fortunes as well as his role in the passage of the local content law that has empowered Ghanaians; the passage of a new exploration and production law that has made Ghana the investment destination.
The citation further recognised his role in developing a gas master plan to guide Ghana’s Gas development for the next four types years.
In a brief comment after being honoured with the award, Hon Emmanuel Armah-Kofi Buah said:
“I’m very humbled for the award. Thank God for the opportunity to serve my country at a crucial sector at a critical time.
“I dedicate it to the ordinary people of Ghana and to former President Mahama for the incredible leadership he provided,” he further stated
The Award was given on the sideline of the ongoing Doing Business in Africa Investment Forum
Organized by African Leadership Magazine in Atlanta Georgia July 20 and 21 2017.