GOC, Southern Command Maiden Visit to 1infantry Battalion

The General Officer Commanding (GOC), Southern Command, Brigadier General Michael Amoah-Ayisi has on Tuesday, 16 March 2021, visited the 1Infantry Battalion (1Bn) to acquaint himself with the structures and operations of the Unit.

The GOC was briefed on the operational, logistics and the challenges of the Battalion. He toured the Koforidua and Abetifi Detachment to ascertain their Operational readiness.

Brig Gen Amoah-Ayisi urged troops to be loyal to the state and their Commanders in the bid to safeguard the integrity of the country.  Adding that, team work, selflessness and dedication should be the driving force for them to achieve success.

He stressed on the need for personnel to be professional in the discharge of their duties and always train to maintain the high standard of the Military.

Brigadier General Amoah-Ayisi commended the Commanding Officer (CO) 1Bn, Lt Col Barifi Nyante for the high standard of professionalism exhibited by his Unit and assured the CO that he would channel their challenges to the Military High Command.