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Pres. Sirleaf Directs Bong College President Reinstatement
By Philip T. Singbah, LINA Bong County Correspondent
GBARNGA, December 21 (LINA) - President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has directed the Board of Trustees of the Bong County Technical College (BCTC) to reinstate the suspended president of the college, Dr. John Flomo.
In a letter dated December 15, President Sirleaf said the audit conducted by the Internal Audit Agency on the college’s construction project did not implicate Dr. Flomo in financial improprieties.
The president further directs the board of the BCTC to reinstate Dr. Flomo but with retirement effective December 31, 2016.
President Sirleaf has also endorsed the decision of the board to establish a search committee for the recruitment of a new president for the school.
Meanwhile, the president has instructed the Interim Management Team of the BCTC to continue to function until a new President is appointed for the college.
The President’s letter was is in response to a communication send to her office by the board of the college dated December 13.
President Sirleaf on March 21 this year suspended Dr. Flomo and mandated the board of the college to setup an interim management team and ensure audits on both the administrative management and the college’s construction project.