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Why President Akufo-Addo is confirming Oppong-Buanuh as IGP

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has explained that he decided to confirm the appointment of the Inspector-General of Police, Mr James Oppong-Buanuh because of how creditably he has performed in an acting capacity.

Addressing a durbar in his honour by the chiefs and people of the Dormaa Traditional Area as of his two-day visit to the Bono Region at Dormaa-Ahenkro on Monday, the President praised the IGP for his performance since his appointment.


“I know the IGP comes from the Bono Region but I do not know that is a native of this area “, he stated in response to an enquiry by the Domaahene, Osagyefo Oseadeyor Agyeman Badu ll.

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During his welcoming remarks, Osagyefo Agyeman Badu had asked the President to confirm or deny information circulating on the social media about the confirmation of the appointment of Mr Oppong-Buanuh.

Hundreds of residents in the area, including chiefs, students and children thronged the Dormaa-Ahenkro Presbyterian Park to welcome the President and his entourage and had to wait until about 6.00 pm to witness the occasion.



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