A sad video sighted by our outfit captures the unfortunate moment the head of Ghana Statistical Service (GSS), Professor Samuel Kobina Annim got attacked by stroke on live television.
Professor Annim was addressing the public on the completion of the Population and Housing Census which commenced on 13th June, 2021.
In the video, he was spotted delivering his speech and suddenly started shivering. He was supported and taken away to hospital.
Professor Samuel Kobina Annim is the new Government Statistician.
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.
Watch the video below;