General News of Tuesday, 1 August 2017
COP Kofi Boakye has been appointed as the Director General of the Police Intelligence and Professional Standards (PIPS) bureau.
COP Boakye, a trained lawyer, is experiencing his second transfer since the change of government, having been moved from the Ashanti region as the regional commander to the Police headquarters as Director General Research/Planning in February 2017.
COP Boakye, a former regional commander in Greater Accra is replacing DCOP Simon Afeku who has been appointed the Eastern regional commander.
In an internal memo signed by the IGP David Asante-Apeatu, the Greater Accra regional commander DCOP Osabarima Asare Oware Pinkro III is replacing COP Kofi Boakye as Director General in charge of Research and Planning while ACP George Alex Mensah is moving from the Eastern region to head the Greater Accra regional Command.