President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has appointed Major General Thomas Oppong-Peprah as the new Chief of Army Staff.
This comes following the retirement and “completion of tour of duty” of Major General William Ayamdo.
Also, Commodore Issah Adams Yakubu has been appointed as the new Chief of Staff at General Headquarters of the Ghana Armed Forces, a statement from the Jubilee House Tuesday has said.
The President has similarly appointed Brigadier General C.K. Awity now Major General as the new Commandant of the Military Academy and Training Schools (MATS).
The three appointments and promotions were done in consultation with the Council of State upon the recommendation of the Armed Forces Council, the statement said.
Read the statement below: