Maj Gen PN Andoh has officially taken over as the newly appointed Chief of Staff (COS) at the General Headquarters of the Ghana Armed Forces on Thursday, 11 February 2021 at the Command Mess in Burma camp, Accra.
Maj Gen Andoh was the former Chief, Defence Intelligence at the Department of Defence Intelligence and now takes over from the outgoing COS, Rear Admiral IA Yakubu, who has been appointed as the Chief of the Naval Staff (CNS).
In his farewell address, Rear Admiral Yakubu expressed his appreciation to the Military High Command for giving him the opportunity to work at the General Headquarters. He also thanked his able staff for making his tenure of office successful. He further acknowledged the excellent cooperation and comradeship between the Directors General who worked with him as a team.
Rear Admiral Yakubu urged his successor to do his utmost best to support Command to achieve its objectives.
Maj Gen Andoh on his part expressed profound joy and appreciation to the Military High Command for giving him the opportunity to take over as the new COS. He also expressed his willingness to work as a team with his new staff to continue to uplift the image of the Armed Forces.
He congratulated the outgoing COS for a successful tenure and wished him well in his new appointment.