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MATS Commandant Commiserates with Maj Gen Vib-Sanziri Family

The Commandant Military Academy and Training Schools (MATS), Maj Gen William Omane Agyekum has visited the family of late Maj Gen Francis VIB Sanziri to commiserate with them on Friday 14 June 2019.

Accompanied by the Commanding Officer (CO) MATS, Lt Col Salifu and some other Senior Officers, Maj Gen Omane Agyekum consoled the widow and family and eventually signed the Book of Condolence.

Speaking to the family, the MATS Commandant described the former UN Force Commander of United Nations Security Council Resolution (UNDOF) as a man who had a distinguished military career at both national and international levels.

He noted that Maj Gen Sanziri had served the Ghana Armed Forces (GAF) and the United Nations (UN) with distinction and that his leadership, dedication and enthusiasm were invaluable in the discharge of his duties.

The Commandant prayed for strength for the deceased’s wife and family and donated an unspecified amount of money to the family towards the funeral.
Maj Gen Francis VIB-Sanziri died on Friday 19 April 2019 in Israel. He was survived by his wife and two daughters.