DOP Samuel Owusu-Amponsah
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has approved the promotion of some senior officers to the directorate of prisons.
Four of them were promoted from the rank of Deputy Director of Prisons (DDP) to Director of Prisons (DOP).
They are Samuel Kwame Owusu-Amponsah, former Eastern Regional Commander, Benedict Bob Dery, former Bono Regional Commander, Gloria Essandoh, until this promotion, Legal Director and Ms. Joana Fofo Tackie-Otoo, who was until now the Regional Manager for Greater Accra. Commanding Officer and Commandant of the Prison Officers Training School.
Promotion by the President was on the advice of the Prison Service Board, in accordance with Section 207(3) of the 1992 Constitution.
PHOTO: DOP Gloria Essandoh
A press release dated August 31, 2022, signed and issued by the Director of Public Relations for the Department of Prisons, Chief Superintendent of Prisons, Courage Atsem, named those promoted from Deputy Director of Prisons (ADP) to Deputy Director of Prisons. prisons (DDP) such as Brandford Gilbert Hama, Daniel Boi-Tawiah Abbey, William Kular, Emmaniel Aidoo, David Ofosu-Addo, Millicent Owusu, Francis Selorm Hagbe and Paul Teye Ademan.
The others are Edmund Ahia Armah, Nathaniel N. Agyeman Onyinah, Thompson Otyokpo, Eric Ainoo Ansah, Edward Ashun, Joseph Asabre, Issaku Yahaya, Alfred M. Cudjoe, Augustine Ohene-Tutu, Samuel Fiifi Dontoh, Christian Asiedu and Christopher Hayibor.
PHOTO: DOP Joana Fofo Tackie-Otoo