President of the 4th Republic, H.E Nana Addo Danquah Akufo Addo has appointed Navy Real Admiral Seth Amoama to act as the Chief of Defence Staff effective Friday, 5th February, 2021.
Communications director at the presidency, Eugene Arhin made it clear in a press release cited by thepunchghana.com that the appointment is pending consultations with the yet to be constituted council of state.
The president’s appointment comes following the completion of the tour of duty of the current Chief of Defense Staff, Lt.Gen Obed Akwa from the Ghana Armed Forces on the 5th February ,2021.
Prior to his appointment, Rear Admiral Seth Amoama was appointed in 2019 by the Commander-in-Chief of the Ghana Armed Forces to serve as the Chief of Naval Staff.
Read The Press Release Below :