Ghana News Agency reported on February 21, Ghana President John Evans Atta Mills has commissioned the country’s Defense Department and Food and the Ministry of Agriculture (of MOFA) ordered four fast patrol boats from China, in order to effectively enhance the monitoring of its the ability of the waters, the protection of coastal resources such as oil and natural gas. In addition, Ghana will from the beginning of this year, the use of Chinese loans to build 14 landing beaches in the country’s coast. the
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said, These four patrol boats were President Mills said, the current Department of Transportation, the Ghana Maritime Authority and the Department of Defense is the construction of the vessel traffic monitoring and information system (VTMIS) along the entire coast of the country. He said the system will include a coastal radar stations and command and control center, which will enhance the ability of the country to monitor the coastal waters. He said: two aircraft now in Germany to accept modification. will be completed and put into use. He said that these projects will be the Ghana Navy to carry out daily stops periodically carried out in the local modification, thus saving the hands of foreign companies to perform the required millions of foreign exchange. President Mills pointed out, the same way, these devices will be used to support the local fishing boats and other vessels involved in oil and gas industry operations. He said: Smith (Joseph Henry Smith) will be said that the Ghana Food and the Ministry of Agriculture purchased two fast patrol boats will be devoted to the implementation of fisheries regulations and laws at sea. He also commended the Ministry of Food and Agriculture, to carry out extensive cooperation with the Ministry of Defence to ensure law and order at sea. According to the Major General of the Ghana Navy Chief of Staff Matthew boast hope (Matthew Quashie) revealed that in the past 32 years, the Ghana Navy is not listed install the new ship. He said the country from China ordered four fast patrol boats is a plus – Adangebei family (Ga-Adangbe), the Dage Bang family (Dagbon), Arkansas family (Ahanta) and Ye Wei family ( ewe) poisonous snakes in the dialect named after the Ghana Navy to better posture to protect their marine resources, including oil and gas facilities. Ghana Food and Agriculture Minister Kwesi Ahwoi Kwesi Ahwoi pointed out that Ghana will from the beginning of this year, the use of loans in different regions of Ghana to build 14 landing beaches. Zhang Gao, general manager of the China Poly Group, said he hoped that these patrol boats can significantly enhance the Ghana Navy’s maritime patrol capability, and to contribute to the protection of Ghana’s territorial waters
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