His Excellency Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has appointed Commissioner of Police(COP) George Akuffo Dampare (Ph.D.), to act as Inspector General of Police (IGP).
Reports have it that COP is acting as IGP effective August 1, 2021.
51-year-old COP Dampare will be the youngest IGP in the 4th Republic after his top position has been officially announced by President Akufo-Addo.
A lot of Ghanaians have called for the resignation of the outgoing IGP, Mr. James Oppong Boanuh following the recent security issues in the country.
George Akuffo Dampare, who has served in various capacities within the Ghana Police Service, is known and praised for his professionalism, decency, and integrity within and outside the service.