President John Dramani Mahama in consultation with the police administration has promoted the Director-General of Police Operations, Mr Christian Tetteh Yohuno, to the rank of Commissioner of Police (COP) effective January 1, 2016.
Mr Yohuno was on December 5, 2015 appointed Director-General of Police Operations.
He was given a special promotion to Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCOP) in January 2012 and had earlier in 2011 been awarded Grand Medal for his meritorious service in combating armed robbery and other criminal activities in the country.
Prior to that, as Divisional Commander for Accra Central from November 2007 to May 2009, Mr Yohuno doubled as Accra Regional Operations Commander.
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He was later appointed Deputy Accra Regional Commander and rose to become the Regional Commander in 2013 until December 5, 2015.
He holds an Executive MBA in Project Management.