AFCB Holds Handing and Taking Over Ceremony

The Ghana Armed Forces Central Band has held a change of command ceremony between the outgoing Commanding Officer (CO), Lieutenant Colonel Donald Bediako Asare and the incoming CO, Lieutenant Colonel Jonathan Gerard Mawah on Wednesday, 17 February 2021 at the Ghana Armed Forces Central Band (AFCB), Music Hall.

The ceremony was to formally hand over the baton of Commanding Officer to Lieutenant Colonel Mawah as the new CO.

Lieutenant Colonel Bediako Asare, giving his farewell remarks, acknowledged all ranks of the AFCB for the support given to him during his tenure of office and urged the personnel to give the same support to Lieutenant Colonel Mawah for the good of the Unit.

The Guest of Honor for the ceremony, Commander Support Service Brigade Group, Brigadier General Matthew Essien in his address commended the outgoing CO for his admirable service during his tenure of office and congratulated the incoming CO on his appointment. Brigadier General Essien charged Lieutenant Colonel Mawah to put in his best to make the AFCB a better place to be.