Video footage available shows Professor Samuel Kobina who happens to be the head of Ghana Statistical Service (GSS) has been hit with by stroke on live television.
Annin was attacked by the stroke on live television program when he was addressing the public on the completion of the Population and Housing Census which commenced on 13th June, 2021.
He was, however, 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.