The Inspector General of Police (IGP) James Oppong-Boanuh has made some changes at the regional command level aimed at beefing up security
The Ghana Police Service on Friday announced changes to its top hierarchy, especially at its regional commands, an official statement announced.
In all, there are five reassignments, the Ghana Police Service said in a Facebook post.
According to the announcement, DCOP Frederick Adu-Anim becomes the new director-general for the Motor Transport and Traffic Department (MTTD).
DCOP K. Boapea Otchere is now the director-general for Information, Communication and Technology (ICT) Department, with DCOP Owusu Donyinah taking up a new role as the director-general for Finance.
DCOP Charles Domanban will now head to the Oti Region as regional commander.
The former director in charge of operations at the headquarters of the Ghana Police Service, DCOP Dr Sayibu Gariba has taken over as the new Upper East Regional police commander. He assumed office as head of the regional police command on Thursday 11 March 11 2021.
DCOP Dr Gariba took over from his predecessor DCOP Osei Kwaku Ampofo-Duku who went on retirement on 5 March 2021.
Meanwhile, the Inspector General of Police James Oppong-Boanuh has congratulated the new commanders for their appointments.