The Ghana Armed Forces Command and Staff College (GAFCSC) has graduated seventy-three (73) African military officers, who have understudied and thus qualified to be awarded the “Junior Staff Course” (JSC), at the prestigious military college.
The Commandant of GAFCSC – Rear Admiral Moses Beick-Baffour, conferred the ‘jsc’ qualification symbol on the graduands and presented them with certificates, on Friday, 26th June, 2020, at the Hamidu Hall.
The ultimate prize went to Major (Maj) R Owusu-Ababio who was adjudged the Overall Best student of
the course, 2nd Best student went to Maj HJ Bavoke while the 3rd Best student award to Maj PNL Anang.
The Best Allied Security Services award went to Defence Intelligence Officer II (DIO II) BA Sadiq from the Nigeria Defence Intelligence, Lieutenant (Lt NN) FG Oni from the Nigeria Armed Forces, won Best Allied student.
Students who excelled in academia were awarded with prizes. In the Assistant Commandant’s Paper Prize, Maj R Adonteng, Lieutenant Commander (Lt Cdr) D Borkey and Squadron Leader (Sqn Ldr) D Badu-Yeboah were awarded with the 1st, 2nd and 3rd prizes, respectively.
Present at the ceremony were; the Guest of Honour – Commodore Osei Sarfo (Rtd), the Assistant Commandant (ASCOM) in charge of the Juniors Division – Brigadier General (Brig Gen) Mike Akpatsu, Deputy Commandant – Brig Gen Adu, the incoming Assistant Commandant, Junior Division – Brig Gen Dawohoso, Directors from GAF, and some Senior Officers.