The Executive Secretary of the Public Utility Regulatory Commission (PURC) Ing. Samuel Kwadwo Sarpong has been relieved of his post.
He is expected to hand over to the senior most -person at the Commission, Ms. Mami Dufie Ofori, as he proceeds to collect three (3) months’ salary in lieu of the notice.
Executive Secretary to President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, Nana Bediatuo Asante, in a letter said, “reference is made to your appointment letter dated 11thFebruary 2013, appointing you as the Executive Secretary of the Public Utilities Regulatory Commission that took effect from 10th December 2012. In accordance with paragraph 7 of the said Letter, your appointment is hereby terminated.”
The letter further directed Mr. Sarpong to “hand over your office to Ms. Mami Dufie Ofori, and proceed to collect three (3) months’ salary in lieu of notice.”
According to the letter, Mr. Sarpong must cease to act as the Executive Secretary of the Company, and ensure that he hands over every document of the company to his successor by Friday, October 13, 2017.