Yamfo District Gets New Police Headquarters
The Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Mr. James Oppong Boanuh has commissioned a District Police Headquarters at Yamfo in the Tano North Municipality of the Ahafo Region.
He commended the Traditional Council and appealed for continuous support for Police noting that development cannot take place in an unsecured environment.
He also reminded police officers about the high standard of maintenance culture expected of them.
The Construction of the Police District Headquarters building was funded by the Yamfo community under the stewardship of the Omanhene, Nana Ansah Adu Baah II who is also the President for the Ahafo Regional House of Chiefs. Other entities with significant contribution are natives of Yamfo resident abroad.
The Ahafo Regional Police Commander, DCOP. Dr. Ernest Kwabena Owusu on his part called on the traditional authorities and residents to continue to support police officers in the area to reduce crime.
The Omanhene, Nana Ansah Adu Baah II, in his address explained that security is a topmost priority for residents, hence the need to augment government’s efforts to protect the entire citizenry.
Hon Freda Akosua Prempeh, Deputy Minister for Gender, Children and Social Protection and Member of Parliament for Tano North also presented a motorbike and a set of computer to the Police District command.
The Project Coordinator, Mr. Paul Kwabena Gyau charged residents in the area to continue to support police to ensure that the area is safe to attract investors.
Source : GhPoliceService