AFRICOM Commander Visit to Ghana Highlights U.S. Support For Joint Security Cooperation

U.S. Army General Stephen Townsend, commander, U.S. Africa Command, conducted a two-day visit to Ghana, Feb. 23-24. This was Townsend’s first visit to the country, where he met with Ghanaian leaders and U.S. Embassy personnel in Accra. “Ghana is an African security leader and a key partner of U.S. Africa Command.  Ghana’s peacekeeping contributions, protection ... Read More»

U.S. and Kofi Annan International Peacekeeping Training Center (KAIPTC) Partner to Build Disaster Management Capabilities across the Region

Accra, GHANA— On November 9, U.S. Ambassador to Ghana Stephanie S. Sullivan officially presented a skills-based Disaster Management Curriculum to Major General Francis Ofori, Commandant of the Kofi Annan International Peacekeeping Training Center (KAIPTC).  Also present at the occasion were the Deputy Commandant, Air Commodore George Kweku Arko Dadzie, and some members of KAIPTC’s Executive Management ... Read More»
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