The Office of the President has clarified that contrary to speculations, the removal of Dr. John Ofori Tenkorang from the position of Director-General of the Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) had nothing to do with any form of misconduct or malfeasance on his part.

A statement signed by Eugene Arhin, Director of Communications, Office of the President said “Indeed, Dr Ofori-Tenkorang’s exit from office is part of the ongoing restructuring of Government being undertaken by President Akufo-Addo.”

“The President is satisfied with the performance of Dr Ofori-Tenkorang as Director-General of SSNIT in the past seven years, as the institution, under his watch, witnessed some impressive transformation. The President thanks him for his services to the nation.”