Views: 515 Ishmael A. Junourgh, Accra, Oct 4, 2017, Friday, 7:00pm As part of activities of the 2019 hGhana Army Week Celebrations, the Ghana Army ha...
Ishmael A. Junourgh, Accra, Oct 4, 2017, Friday, 7:00pm
As part of activities of the 2019 hGhana Army Week Celebrations, the Ghana Army has held a cocktail reception to honour past Chiefs of the Defense Staff (Army) and Chiefs of the Army staff on Friday, 20 September 2019 at the Arakan Officer’s Mess.
This was to provide the platform to officially inform the Generals of the Army Week celebration, interact with them ans also to tap from their wealth of knowledge and experience.
The chief of the Army, Major General William Azure Ayamdo was deeply honoured and humbled to welcome all the distinguished Generals to the event which was historical.
He stated that it was a welcome invitation to reflect, share and enjoy the significance if the Army with friends, families, military personnel and the entire nation.
The Guest of Honour, Lieutenant General BK Akafia (rtd) in his address, expressed his sincere gratitude to the honour done him and his colleague retired Generals and mentioned that the Army week was a commendable initiative by High Command to showcase the Army and its achievement over the years and also to rekindle the spirit of togetherness amongst the personnel. Lieutenant General Akafia urged all.
He further advised that the dream of their fore-bears whose toil, sacrifice and labour they pride in today can duly be realized if they take opportunity of such occasion to renew and uphold their noble ideals for the rest of the population to see members of the Armed Forces as a symbol of hope.