Vivo Energy Ghana, distributor of Shell branded fuel and lubricant had donated fuel to the Ashanti Regional Security Council (REGSEC), to support efforts aimed at enhancing security operations.
Corporate Communications Manager of Vivo Energy Ghana, Mrs Shirley Tony Kum, at the presentation ceremony, in Kumasi, said the company was committed to assisting security agencies carry out their mandate.
He said the company believe that peaceful business environment was essential for community development.
MrsKum said “safety and security are an integral part of our operations, and Vivo Energy Ghana will continue to offer its support to the government and ensure that both institutions collaborate for the good of the nation”.
The Ashanti Regional Minister, Mr Simon Osei-Mensah, who received the presentation, expressed the REGSEC’s appreciation to Vivo Energy Ghana, and called on other corporate entities to emulate the gesture and support security agencies to protect life and property.
According to him, the donation was timely as the council geared up to intensify security operations in the region.
The Chief Executive Officer of the Kumasi Metropolitan Assembly, Samuel Pyne, the AsokoreMampong Municipal Chief Executive, Kennedy Kankam, members of the Coordinating Council and the Metropolitan Assembly were present at the presentation ceremony.
BY TIMES REPORTER