by Abisoye Shola…..,..
The West Africa Gas Pipeline Company (WAPCo) has said that its operations will not be disrupted this period of covid-19 pandemic. However, the company has expressed concern of the challenges of transporting technical personnel.
WAPCo has also assured countries within the subregion of an uninterrupted gas supplies particularly Ghana. “There will be a regular supply of gas,: not even the disruptions in business caused by the outbreak of the coronavirus would affect the flow of gas” the company said.
However, it admitted there are challenges in transporting technical staff but gave the assurance that the outbreak of the coronavirus would not affect operations
- It added that it is in touch with some key stakeholders to ensure there is no disruption in business
The company, has, however, admitted there are challenges in transporting technical staff but gave the assurance that the outbreak of the coronavirus would not affect operations.
The company’s Managing Director, Gregory Germani, revealed that there is a business continuity plan in place.
For that reason, he went on, there is no way the outbreak of COVID-19 would disrupt the flow of gas.
He however, admitted that there could be a few challenges if the epidemic prolongs.
Germani went on to say that WAPCo is working hard with the Ministry of Energy, the Ghana National Petroleum Corporation and other partners to ensure that challenges are dealt with before they affect the production of gas