Bui Power Authority (BPA) Chief Executive Officer, Jabesh Amissah-Arthur has proceeded on terminal leave from Friday.

This was contained in a memo circulated to all department heads within the Authority.

The memo said the Authority’s Director for Programmes and Engineering Department, Anthony Boye Osafo-Kissi would be “responsible for the day-to-day administration of the Authority.”

Mr Osafo-Kissi would head the institution while arrangement is made to hand-over the necessary documents to President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo’s Energy Ministry Representative.

[L – R] Mr Jabesh Amissah-Arthur with his brother and former Vice President Kwesi Amissah-Arthur

The brother of the former Vice President Kwesi Amissah-Arthur was appointed to the position in 2009 by the erstwhile National Democratic Congress (NDC) government.

He graduated from the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology with a degree in Mechanical Engineering.

Mr Amissah-Arthur has worked with some international financial institutions such as European Investment Bank, Kuwait Fund for Arab Economic Development, and Agence Francaise de Development.