Dr George Sipa-Adjah Yankey, CEO of the Ghana National Gas Company (Ghana Gas), is leaving the company.
The Board of the Company last week approved a request by the CEO to proceed on terminal leave, effective February 1, 2017, and terminating in May 2017.
According to the Corporate Communications Manager of Ghana Gas, Mr. Alfred Ogbamey, Dr. Yankey leaves behind an inspirational legacy of overseeing the conception, birth and growth of Ghana’s premier natural gas processing company.
He will be the third high-profile CEO of a state enterprise to whose position has been affected since President Nana Akufo-Addo was sworn into office.
The CEO of Ghana Cocoa Board, Dr Stephen Opuni was sacked from his position last two weeks while that of the Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority (GPHA) was reportedly asked to step aside on today [Monday].