The head of Ghana statistical service, known as Prof Samuel Kobina Annin was attacked by stroke on live television program when he was educating the public on the finishing of the Population and Housing Census which commenced on 13th June,2021
Nonetheless, Prof Annin was supported and taken away to hospital. As a reminder, Professor Samuel Kobina Annim was appointed as Government Statistician somewhere 2019. He assumed duty on March 1, 2019.
The appointment of Prof. Annim by President Akufo-Addo was recommended by the Public Services Commission.
Prior to his coming into office, David Kombat was acting as the government’s statistician following the retirement of Dr. Philomena Nyarko in 2016.