- A Ghanaian businessman, Kevin Okyere, will soon oversee a major deepwater drilling project in Africa
- It is expected to be the first deepwater drilling project by an independent African energy company.
- The drilling ship to be used for the project, Stena Forth, will soon head to Ghana
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YEN.com.gh has learned that Ghanaian business mogul, Kevin Okyere, is overseeing the first deepwater drilling project by an independent African energy company.
A ship known as Stena Forth is on its way to Ghana and in a few weeks, would play a crucial role in the historic project.
Information available shows that the ship is one of the most sophisticated drillships in the world.
It is reportedly capable of operating up to 10,000 feet underwater and can drill to a depth of 35,000 feet.
Before it makes its way to Ghana, the ship would help with a project being undertaken by Tullow Oil Plc in Guyana.
Social media users have showered praises on the Ghanaian entrepreneur for the amazing feat:
Asiama thanked God for the good news.
Dumfeh added that his parents would be proud of him.
Kumashie believes the best is yet to come.
Dwimoh hoped Okyere would do more.
Buoh also added that Africa is indeed rising.
In other news, despite completing the 2019 West African Examination Certificate Examination (WASSCE) with a near distinction, Sackey Abednego, a former student of Kade Senior High/Technical, faces a real challenge of not being able to further his education.
Sackey Abednego graduated high school with a remarkable score of 7As and B3.
The former science student chalked all As in Elective and Core Mathematics, Integrated Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Social Studies and B3 in English Language.
Despite this laudable feat, Sackey Abednego, may not be able to further his education this year because he cannot afford to pay his tertiary education.
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