Professor Jane Naana Opoku-Agyemang, running Mate of the Oposition National Democratic Congress has confirmed media reports that she was paid 2 months despite her absence from post during the period.
According to the Professor, she Intends to refund salaries of August and September because she was not at post and did not deserve the payment.
“Let me state categorically that though I acknowledge that payments were made by the University to my bank account for the past two months, I do intend to refund them since I was not at post within the period”.
In a Statement issued and signed by the Vice Presidential Candidate, she however clarified that the letter seeking the renewal of her contract preceeded her announcement as NDC Running Mate.
Despite her failure to have written to the University for a withdrawal of the letter, the former education Minister has called on the public and supporters of the NDC to disregard the news.
Meanwhile, she did not clarify allegations of her drawing salaries from the university during her time as Education Minister.