General News of Friday, 15 March 2019Source: citinewsroom.comAmewu must resign over power challenges – MutawakiluAdam Mutawakilu, Minority Spokesperson on Mines and EnergyThe Minority Spokesperson on Mines and Energy, Adam Mutawakilu wants the Energy Minister, John Peter Amewu to resign over the recent power challenges. The Damongo MP, who attributes the recent power outages to liquidity challenges, said the Energy Minister’s latest promise to resolve the issues in the sector in some five days time must not be taken seriously. Declare return of dumsor and release load shedding timetableThe Damango MP also asked the government to be candid with Ghanaians and release a load shedding timetable following the recent power outages across the country. Mr. Mutawakilu said the recent power outages are a reflection of the financial troubles facing the energy sector due to government’s inability to clear its debt. After touring some substations and facilities connected to the power outages, Amewu assured that government had put the necessary measures in place to resolve the problem within five days.
Source: GhanaWeb March 15, 2019 13:18 UTC