Regional News of 2014-01-19

Fishermen hail appointment of TOR Boss

Two top fishermen over the weekend hailed President John Dramani Mahama for appointing Dr Alphonse Kwao Dorcoo as Acting Managing Director of the Tema Oil Refinery (TOR).

Nii Adjierteh, Mator III, Tema Chief Fisherman and Nana Kofi Bentum II, Asafohene of Otuam Amanfro in the Central Region, told Ghana News Agency that when Dr Dorcoo was the Production Manager of TOR, he was very instrumental in ensuring that fishermen got pre-mix fuel for their business on time.

“During his time as Production Manager, getting the product for fishing was timely and handy, Nii Mator said.

Nana Bentum said Dr Dorcoo helped the fishing industry in diverse ways and would forever remain grateful to the President for his elevation.

The Industrial experience of Dr Dorcoo, a Chemical Engineer with TOR, spans General Manager, Production, General Manager, Refinery Development and Training and General Manger, Commerce.