The Special Envoy for Relations of the African Austrian, Federal Ministry for Europe, Ambassador Dr Andreas Melan has paid a courtesy call on the Chief of the Defence Staff (CDS), Lt Gen OB Akwa, at his office at Burma camp on Tuesday 18 June 2019....read more
The second quarter ceremonial guard changing between the Ghana Air Force and the Ghana Army at the Jubilee House has been held on Monday 17 June 2019.
The quarterly ceremonial parade, a colonial legacy inherited from the British is similar to...read more
a. Reproduced below is a correspondence received from HQ Sp Svcs Bde for dissemination to all:
(1) This HQ has observed with dissatisfaction the recent rend where some c...read more
Rear Admiral Heidi Berg of the United States African Command (USAFCOM), has paid a courtesy call on the Chief of the Defence Staff (CDS) Lieutenant General Obed Boamah Akwa at his office on Friday 14 June 2019 at the General Headquarters (GHQ) Burma Ca...read more
The Veterans Administration, Ghana (VAG) has held an awareness health walk on Saturday 15 June 2019.
The Exercise saw over 500 Men and Women in attendance and aimed at heightening awareness of VAG in order and raise funds for the construction...read more
The late Lieutenant Colonel Clement Amazaa Pilot Azure (Rtd), has been laid to rest at the new Military Cemetery in Burma Camp on Saturday 15 June 2019.
At the final funeral rites held at the St Catherine Church Burma Camp, the Ghana Armed Fo...read more
Lt Col Theophilus Oswald Afotey Laryea has assumed command as the newly appointed Commanding Officer (CO) of the Forces Pay Regiment (FPR) during a handing and taking over ceremony at the Forces Pay Regiment Headquarters, Burma Camp on Friday 14 June 2...read more
A closing ceremony has been held for students of Ghana Armed Forces Command and Staff College (GAFCSC), Junior Division (Jnr Div) Course 71 at the Otu Barracks on Friday 14 June 2019.
The 18 weeks intensive course was made up of fifty two (52...read more
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)...read more
The Directorate of Procurement, Research and Development (PR&D) of the Ghana Armed Forces (GAF) has organised a presentation and live firing demonstration of arms delivered by Fabryka Broni Incorporated (INC) as part of GAF’s quest to upgrade...read more
The Ghanaian Battalion (GHANBATT 15) serving with the United Nations Organisation Mission in the Democratic Republic of Congo (MONUSCO) has held a wreath-laying and flag raising ceremony to commemorate the United Nations Peacekeepers Day on Friday 31 M...read more
A solemn flag-raising and wreath laying ceremony has been observed to mark the 71st International Day of UN Peacekeepers at the forecourt of the State House on Wednesday 29 May 2019.
The theme for this year’s ceremony: ‘Protecting...read more
A three week Peace Operations Course and Combined Joint African Exercise, (C-JAX), has ended on 7 June, 2019 at the Kofi Annan International Training Center (KAIPTC).
The exercise brought together participants from the Ghana Armed Forces Comm...read more
The Ghana Armed Forces has inaugurated an Audit Committee for the Internal Audit Agency on Thursday, 6 June 2019 at the General Headquarters Conference Hall Burma Camp, Accra.
The Chief of Staff (COS) Maj Gen Thomas Oppong Peprah in his speec...read more
The Chief of the Defence Staff (CDS), Lieutenant General Obed Boamah Akwa has urged all Ghanaians, especially, Men and Women in Uniform to promote peace, tolerance and mutual co-existence.
He made this appeal in a speech read on his behalf by...read more
The Chief of the Defence Staff (CDS), Lt Gen OB Akwa has disclosed that the Ghana Armed Forces Council (GAFC) has tabled a proposal of 10% salary increment as well as free medical care for Civilian Employees on retirement for consideration.
The Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defence for African Affairs, Office of the Secretary of Defence Policy in the United States of America, Ms Michelle Lenihan, on Saturday 1 June 2019 called on the Chief of the Defence Staff (CDS), Lt Gen OB Akwa...read more
A 20-Unit apartment which accommodates some commissioned officers at Tse-Addo in the Greater Accra region has been submerged by the rains which started around 1400 hours on Wednesday 29 May, 2019, destroying several properties running into thousa...read more
28 May 2019. The Commander of the French Element in Senegal, Brig Gen Bruno Baratz has expressed France readiness to strengthen Ghana’s boarders in order to help prevent threats of terrorism that may endanger the country....read more
The Class of 1982 year group of the Garrison Primary School at Burma Camp, have presented an infant incubator to the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) of the 37 Military in Accra.
The Incubator which is worth Ten Thousand Dollars ($10,000)...read more