President Akufo-Addo has appointed Commissioner of Immigration, COI, Isaac Owusu Mensah, as the new Deputy Comptroller-General of the Service.
He would be in charge of Finance and Administration.
His appointment is pursuant to section 16(1) of the Ghana Immigration Service Act 2016, Act 908.
He becomes the second Senior Officer to attain the position following the retirement of Mrs. Judith Dzokoto-Lomoh, who was the first to hold the position.
Mr. Owusu-Mensah steps into his new position with over 28 years’ experience in immigration procedures including enforcement, intelligence, communications, human resources and border management, a statement issued by GIS said.
Until his appointment, Mr. Owusu-Mensah was head of the Border Management Department and had also served as the Regional Commander for the Volta and Greater Accra regions.