The Executive Director of National Population Council, Dr. Leticia Adelaide Appiah says she is still at post as the head of the council although she has been ordered by the Board Chair to proceed on leave.
The Board Chair, Dr Gladys Ashitey said in a letter dated November 4, 2020 that “In line with the terms of your appointment, this Board has initiated action to assess your performance during your term of service to enable it make appropriate recommendations to the Appointing Authority.
“While the assessment process is ongoing, you are expected to proceed on your terminal leave with immediate effect. You are expected to prepare and submit comprehensive handing-over notes to the undersigned by 16th November 2020.” the letter read.
But speaking on the sidelines of a reproductive health conference organised by Curious Minds on Wednesday, 25 November 2020, Dr. Appiah said she is still at post and nothing has changed.
She said “I am the executive director of the National Population Council of Ghana and nothing has changed. I am still the director of the National Population Council.”
Source: Ghana Waves