The Amoured Reconnaissance Regiment (RECCE) has organized a handing and taking over ceremony for the outgoing Commanding Officer (CO), Lt Col William Nii Nortey and the incoming CO, Lt Col William Kwabena Ackah on Thursday, 1 November 2018 at the Abugah Square, Burma Camp.
The Guest of Honour, General Officer Commanding (GOC) Southern Command, Brig Gen Thomas Oppong Peprah appreciated the efforts and achievements of the outgoing CO stating that the regiment achieved successes and development during his tenure of office. He added that the most memorable of them was the presentation of colours to the Regiment on 26 May 2017.
Brig Gen Oppong Preprah expressed gratitude to Lt Col Nii Nortey for serving well in the Unit and the Ghana Armed Forces as a whole charging him to still work hard on his new appointment as a Directing Staff at Ghana Armed Forces Command and Staff College (GAFCSC).
He further congratulated Lt Col William Ackah on his assumption of office as the new CO of the regiment and charged him to be strong and inherit the good legacies of his predecessor. He advised him to call on Senior Officers both serving and retired for support and advice when faced with operational and administrative challenges.