The Vice President, His Excellency Dr. Alhaji Mahamudu Bawumia has disclosed some benefits of National Retail Outlet Fuel Monitoring System outdoor by the National Petroleum Authority (NPA).
According to Dr. Bawumia, the Programme which sought to help Government maximize revenue mobilisation from petroleum products in pursuing its developmental agenda is a game changer.
Stressing on the benefits, Dr. Bawumia said, under this digital system, National Petroleum Authority (NPA) will be able to monitor the fuel in the tanks of all Oil Marketing Companies (OMCs) in Ghana in real time.
According to him, the system will make it virtually impossible for OMCs to receive illegal fuel from sources such as bunkering and smuggling activities in their tanks.
Speaking at the Programme as a Special Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia said, the next target is the digitization of the distribution of pre-mix fuel for fisherfolk. He has described the process to have been quite advanced.
He also applauded the National Petroleum Authority (NPA) and its team for launching the National Retail Outlet Fuel Monitoring System.