Change in Government Aggrieved SHC workers demand MD fired

The aggrieved workers of the State Housing Company want the MD Dr. Samuel Sarpong of the company sacked due to corruption

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Dr. Samuel Sarpong, MD of SHC

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Some workers of  State Housing Company (SHC) have demanded the immediate removal of their Managing Director, Dr. Samuel Sarpong of the company.

The workers in a petition to the office of the President and the Senior Minister, Dr. Yaw Osafo Marfo, the aggrieved workers are calling for the dissolution of the Board of Directors with immediate effect.

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They want their demand met as soon as possible, or else the workers would not hesitate to advise themselves, if the government does not respond positively to their demand.

Spokesperson for the concern workers [Name withheld] in an interview with Accra-based Citi FM said "We’ve asked that the Board be dissolved simply because of the massive corruption going on in the company. We’ve cited certain concerns in our communique/petition and indiscriminate sale of company properties done under ridiculously low rate. All what we are saying is that it was not proper to guarantee a loan to a private person.

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"We want a probe to be instituted into that matter and all those found culpable must face the law. And all those issues raised in our petition. That is the more reason why we are calling for those in the realm of affairs to step aside so that a proper probe can be instituted in all these issues that we’ve raised."

SHC is Ghana’s leading land developer and operates in a manner that contributes directly to the orderly and efficient development of the country’s housing sector.

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The company aims at providing high quality affordable homes in thriving communities where people have a sense of pride and place.

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