Pulse.com.gh logo
Go


In Tema Navy arrest six persons for smuggling fuel

The suspects were arrested following a tip-off that they were transferring fuel from one vessel to another.

  • Published: , Refreshed:

The Ghana Navy has arrested six people for smuggling fuel into the country, it has been reported.

READ MORE: Stop fuel smuggling in 2 days – OMCs tell government

The suspects were arrested following a tip-off that they were transferring fuel from one vessel to another at the fishing harbor in Tema in the Greater Accra Region.

Navy Public Relations Officer, Commander Veronica Arhin told Accra-based Citi FM that a team was deployed to vary the information.

Upon reaching there, she said the team discovered that the suspects were transferring fuel from a canoe to a tanker.

She said: “We received information that there was a transfer of fuel from one vessel to the other.

“So we became suspicious, and a team was deployed to go and verify.

READ MORE: Government wages war on oil smugglers

“The canoe was transferring fuel to one of the tankers, so we arrested them, and the other two were about taking off, and they were also arrested.”

Do you ever witness news or have a story that should be featured on Pulse Ghana?
Submit your stories, pictures and videos to us now via WhatsApp: +233507713497, Social Media @pulseghana: #PulseEyewitness & DM or Email: eyewitness@pulse.com.gh.

Recommended Articles

Recommended Videos




Top Articles

1 Capital Bank Collapse Christians standing with Otabil are fools - Lawyerbullet
2 Breaking Otabil finally breaks silence on banking controversiesbullet
3 Financial Crisis Capital Bank collapse drives former manager into...bullet
4 Bank Crisis Otabil has demonstrated 'highest level of integrity'- ICGCbullet
5 Apostle Eric Nyamekye Blame the church for Ghana’s corruption –...bullet
6 Video Anas escapes death in Malawi during latest undercover exposébullet
7 Unfortunate Ghanaian Hajj pilgrim dies in Meccabullet
8 Capital Bank Collapse #IstandwithOtabil: Supporters of...bullet
9 Nationwide Tour Akufo-Addo starts 5-day Ashanti Regional...bullet
10 Unnecessary Mahama community day SHS useless - Prof Adeibullet

Top Videos

1 Video Counsellor Lutterodt defends police officer for beating womanbullet
2 Video Sad tale of Ghanaian journalist who left BBC for $162,000 drug jobbullet
3 Video Obinim church members confess sexual sinsbullet
4 Video I don't have time for sex - Obinimbullet
5 Ebony's Death Video of Ebony's soldier singing 'morale songs'...bullet
6 Political Marriage Ras Mubarak Marries Muntaka's Daughter As...bullet
7 Preparing For Death Pastor makes his tomb in his housebullet
8 Failed Promises Nurses threaten to vote against NPPbullet
9 Ghanaian child without genitals lives throughbullet
10 Military Pack US historian Horne links US military...bullet

Local