Mr. Charles Owusu, head of monitory at Forestry Commission of Ghana has resigned, InsiderGH.com can report.
Making the disclosure on Peace FM, Mr. Charles Owusu wished the Forestry Commission well and urge Ghanaians to embrace the Green Ghana project.
He went further to pay tribute to the late Chief Executive Officer of the Commission, Sir John for his [Sir John] role in promoting him to the position he held before his resignation.
“The time has come for some of us to take a step away and allow the Forestry Commission to do their job. I have tendered in my resignation. I was already working with the Forestry Commission but when Sir John was made CEO, he offered me some of his duties as head of monitoring,” he stated.
According to him, “Sir John is no longer alive and it is not because he is not alive I can’t say everything so I have resigned. I wish the commission well and I hope everything they doing will be a success,” he said.
Charles Owusu was part of those who came under serious public scrutiny after the massive disregard for coronavirus protocols at the funeral of Sir John.
He also made mention of the fact that he was recently arrested and granted bail by the Ashanti Regional Police Command.
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“I went to the Ashanti Regional police headquarters. I went with other family members from Wonoo. We were about five. We were invited two days ago by the Mamponteng police that the GMA had petitioned the IGP over the breaches at the funeral so we should be investigated.”
“I had a conversation with them and they told us the signal is from regional command. I was not feeling well so we asked for some days and went this morning.”
“The case is before the Regional Police CID. We were quizzed on the provisions we made. After the conversation, the police informed me that I have been arrested so I need someone to bail me. I was in charge of the funeral so I decided to step up and avail myself as the family member,” Charles Owusu narrated.”