Sekondi – Takoradi
As the president of the Western House of Chiefs for the last 8 years and the Vice-President of the National House of Chiefs for 6 years Awulae Attibrukasa (48) spoke about his concerns about the recent oil discovery and building of the first platforms offshore. The oil found of the summer of 2007 for the Ghanaian coast contains about three billion barrels. The oilfield is situated offshore around Cape Three point and in December 2009 the exploration and building of the first oil platforms started. Many concerns about the possible negative effects of the oil found where given by Awulae Attibrukasa. He criticised on the government in earlier meetings and publications.