- President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has promoted 27 police officers
- The President promoted 23 Assistant Commissioners of Police (ACP) to the rank of Deputy Commissioners of Police (DCOP)
- The promotion was done upon recommendation of the Police Council
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President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has promoted 27 police officers.
Four Deputy Commissioners of Police were promoted to the rank of Commissioners of Police (COP).
Also 23 Assistant Commissioners of Police (ACP) were promoted to the rank of Deputy Commissioners of Police (DCOP).
The promotion was done upon recommendation of the Police Council, a statement from the Ghana Police Service said.
The four new COPs are:
1. Director-General/Police Professional & Standards. Mr Vincent Redeemer Dedjoe
2.Bono Regional Police Commander. Mr Godfred Owusu Boateng
3. Director- General/Operations, Mr Kwaku Boadu Peprah
4. Director-General/ Information Communications Technology, Mr Frederick Adu-Anim.
The other 23 new Deputy Commissioners of Police are:
1. Mr Joseph Obeng - Deputy Director, Service workshops/National Headquarters
2. Mr Peter Baba Atinak - Deputy Eastern Regional Police Commander
3. FR. George Arthur - Director, Religious Affairs/National Headquarters
4. Mr Emmanuel Afriyie Sakyi - Deputy Accra Regional Police Commander
5. Mr Nelson Opoku - Deputy Director, Audit/National Headquarters
6. Mr Vance Baba Gariba - Director, ICT/National Headquarters
7. Mr Isaac Emmanuel Quist - Administrator/CID Headquarters
8. Mr Kwasi Akomeah-Apraku - Deputy Volta Regional Police Commander
9. Mr Alexander Kwame Amenyo - Deputy Upper East Regional Police Commander
10. Mr Dennis Abade Akob-Dem - Deputy Central Regional Police Commander
11.Mr Haruna Saeed — Director, Payroll/National Headquarters
12. Mr Moses Ali Kpeachin - Deputy North East Regional Commander
13. Mr Sebastian Atsu Wemegah - Deputy Oti Regional Police Commander
14. Mr Charles Botwe - Officer Commanding Regional Police Training School/ Kumasi
15. Mr Michael Nketiah Frimpong - Finance Officer, National Police Training School/Accra
16. Mr Ernest Akrasi Kirk Mensah - Deputy Western- North Regional Commander
17. Mr Francis Nyametso - Director, Serious Crime Registry/CID Headquarters
18.Mr Ebenezer Larbi - Deputy Savannah Regional Police Commander
19. Mr Charles Kwabla Normesinu - Director, Inspectorate Unit/National Headquarters
20.Mr Samuel Alfred Winful - Tepa Divisional Police Commander- Ashanti
21. Mr Francis Agrippa Oppong - Offinso Divisional Police Commander- Ashanti
22. Mr Ebenezer Ampofo - Berekum Divisional Police Commander- Bono/Region
23. Mr Martin Kwaku Ayiih - Commanding Officer Central MTTD/Accra
In other news, the president of the Republic of Ghana, His Excellency Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has extended a congratulatory message to Presbyterian Boys Senior High School.
The move was necessitated after the school won final of the 2020 edition of the National Science and Maths Quiz which was held in Accra.
Presec Legon, was in the finals with Cape Coast's Adisadel College and Kumasi's Opoku Ware Senior High School.
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