Kwamena Bartels looking through the resolutions to the Shareholders. With him include: Mr. Patrick Akorli and other Board associates
GOIL, the country’s major indigenous Oil Promoting Business, has produced a consolidated earnings soon after tax of GH₵81.9 million. The corporation also, by resolution, has transformed its identify from Ghana Oil Firm Restricted to GOIL Organization Minimal.
This was disclosed by the Board Chairman of GOIL, Kwamena Bartels at the 50th Once-a-year Basic Conference (AGM), held in Accra.
“Over the last five years, the company’s revenue following tax has developed 20% per calendar year on normal. In the 12 months beneath review, 2018, GOIL produced a consolidated income right after tax of GH₵81.9 million, up by 26%. The assets of GOIL, as a group grew by 30%, from GH₵1,036 billion to GH₵1,346 billion.
“Earnings for each share improved from close to 17 pesewas per share to 21 pesewas per share”, Kwamena Bartels documented.
As a result, the Board of Administrators proposed a dividend of GH₵0.042 for every share, a 50% boost in excess of that of the yr 2017”.
The Board of Administrators also accepted a modify in the name of the firm from Ghana Oil Corporation Minimal to GOIL Firm Limited and gave its blessings to its partnership with ExxonMobil on the exploration of deep-drinking water Cape three Factors oil industry.
On problems of Wellbeing, Protection, Basic safety and Ecosystem, Hon. Kwamena Bartels said GOIL was committed to attaining a intention of “Zero harm” to personnel, buyers and communities in which they function.
Actions like Hazard identification, Threat Assessment, Workplace audits and inspection were being carried out to be certain the total realization of this goal. Rigorous stability steps with the aid of the Ghana Law enforcement Company to safeguard life and house had been largely effective in deterring armed robbers and other criminals from GOIL company stations, primarily these in the remote locations, wherever armed robbers attack ended up rampant.
Mr Bartels mentioned by way of commitment and really hard get the job done, GOIL is now 14001:2015 (EMS) licensed.
The Team CEO and Handling Director, Mr Patrick AKorli who is retiring following more than 23 many years of support, assured shareholders the company was on the path of expansion.
He pointed out that GOIL is embarking on key diversification of portfolio to enhance profitability and make sure a good foreseeable future. He, for that reason, questioned shareholders to keep on to consider in GOIL.
To faucet his abundant and enormous working experience, Mr Patrick Akorli assumes a new part as the Board Chairman of Go Electrical power, the subsidiary Bulk Distribution Organization of GOIL.
Shareholders approving to the resolutions