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A taskforce of the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) inaugurated by the Power Ministry is gearing up for an audit of some selected ECG meters to establish the veracity or otherwise of over-billing concerns of some consumers.

The Power Ministry, on Wednesday May 18, said the audit had become necessary owing to increasing complaints by consumers about faulty meters and their accompanying exorbitant charges.

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The ECG Senior Staff Union of the Project Office organised a habitat fair on Thursday 28th April 2016 and Friday 29th  April 2016 with the theme "facilitating affordable housing for staff." The fair was to help staff to make prudent investment decision with respect to housing. The fair attracted many exhibitors in the real estate industry mostly estate developers and

The Electricity Company of Ghana Limited has launched an initiative dubbed “Customer Complaints Day” in all its business centers on Saturday, April 30, 2016, in the Ashanti Region.

The “Customer Complaints Day” the first of its kind, is an initiative by ECG, to resolve complaints about billing, tariff application, prepaid recharge units, meters and power outages.

A 35 year old Electrician, Ofosu Adjei, has been sentenced to two years imprisonment with hard labour by the Asamankese Magistrate Court in the Eastern Region for posing as an officer of ECG. The Court, presided over by His Lordship Charles Wiafe convicted Ofosu Adjei on his own plea of guilty to a single count of defrauding by false pretence.


The Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) has disconnected power to about 20 manufacturing companies in Tema for owing the company in excess of about 38 million cedis.

The move forms part of a strategy adopted by the Power Ministry to reinforce the debt management processes of the ECG in a bid to improve the country’s power sector.


The Deputy Minister of Power John Abdulai Jinapor has served notice to the concessionaire to be selected under the Power Compact 2 project that staff of the Electricity Company of Ghana, (ECG) should not be laid-off.

According to Mr. Jinapor, the job security of the staff of ECG is non-negotiable as government has communicated same to the Millennium Development Authority (MiDA), implementers of the project and the International Financial Corporation (IFC), the transaction advisors.


Accra, April 18, 2016.   The Millennium Development Authority, MiDA, has organised a Road Show for prospective investors seeking to manage, operate and invest in Ghana’s largest power distributor, Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG). The Roadshow, held in Accra, is an event under the Private Sector Participation in ECG activity within the ECG Financial and Operational Turnaround (EFOT) Project, which is one of six major projects under the Ghana Power Compact Programme. 


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