President Akufo-Addo appoints Jean Mensa as new EC Boss

New EC Boss Jean Mensah

President of the Republic of Ghana, Akufo-Addo has today July 23 appointed Jean Mensa, Executive Director of the Institute of Economic Affairs as the new EC Boss.

She replaces the recently ousted Mrs. Charlotte Osei as the new Chairperson of the Electoral Commission.

Mrs. Charlotte Osei was sacked from the office of the Electoral Commission for reasons cited as corruption, abuse of office and incompetence.

 

Former EC Boss Charlotte Osei

Jean Mensah who was the executive director of the Economic Affairs will be sworn in by the President of a said date to start work as the new EC boss.

A statement signed by the Chief of Staff Frema Opare, also named Mr. Samuel Tettey together with Dr. Eric Asare Bossman, as Deputy Chairpersons and Ms. Adwoa Asuama Abrefa, as a Member of the Commission.

Below is the statement:

 

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