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Dr. Amal Elrefaei, Programme Management Officer of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEC) responsible for Africa Division called on the Minister this afternoon with Official of the Ghana Atomic Energy Commission (GAEC).

Dr Amal joined GAEC officials to appeal to the Hon. Minister to intervene in securing tax exemptions for the shipment of some equipment donated by IAEA to GAEC in support of the Plastics Project being undertaken at the Commission as well as the advancement of emerging needs of the Commission.

Dr. Afriyie assured the team of the ministry’s commitment to ensuring the equipment is given exemption. He tasked the GAEC DG and his officers to give him prompt updates on the movement of the said equipment in addition to the documents of the consignment in order for him to reach out to the relevant authorities for the execution of the request.

Present were Director General of the Ghana Atomic Energy Commission, Prof. Samuel B. Dampare , Officials from GAEC and Official of the Ministry.

Please, find photos below.