About Directorate

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Director-General of Prisons- Mr. Isaac Kofi Egyir

Mr. Isaac Kofi Egyir (born on 21st of August, 1964) is a seasoned Ghanaian Prisons Officer and currently the Director-General of Prisons (DGP) in charge of Operations. He has 26 years working experience with the Ghana Prisons Service including five years duty tour with the United Nations (UN)… Read More

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Deputy Director-General of Prisons/Finance – Mrs Josephine Fredua-Agyemang

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Director of Prisons/Welfare – Mr. Francis Omane Addo

Mr. Francis Omane Addo, the Director of Prisons in charge of welfare in the Ghana Prisons Service was born on the 9th of October, 1968. He is a Ghanaian Prisons Officer with 26 years working experience in the Ghana Prisons Service… Read More

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Director of Prisons/Services and Technical – Mrs. Patience Baffoe-Bonnie

The Director of Prisons in charge of Services and Technical, Mrs. Patience Baffoe-Bonnie is a Lawyer, having been called to the bar in 2006, a Corrections and Security expert, Policy and Systems Analyst and Strategist. She is a Rule of Law expert, a Social Worker, Coach and a Human Rights… Read More

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Director of Prisons/Health – Mr. Samuel Adjei-Attah

The Director of Prisons in charge of Health, Mr. Samuel Adjei-Attah was born on 18th December, 1963. He is an astute Ghanaian Prisons Officer with twenty-six years working experience in different sectors of corrections management.

He was enlisted into the Ghana Prison Service on the 1st of December, 1995 as an officer cadet and successfully… Read More

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Director of Prisons/Operations – Mr. Samuel Akampure Akolbire

Director of Prisons in Charge of Operations, Mr. Samuel Akampure Akolbire, was born on the 5th of October, 1966, at Zorbiisi within the Bolgatanga Municipality of the Upper East Region. He was enlisted into the senior corps of the Ghana Prisons Service on 1st December, 1995 as an officer… Read More

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Director of Prisons/Agric – Mr. Hanson Kwame Adu Awuku

Mr. Hanson Kwame Adu Awuku is a dynamic prisons officer with strong analytical skills and experience in corrections management. He has 26 years working experience with Prisons Service including two years duty tour with the United Nations Missions in Liberia as Corrections Advisor, Mentor and Agricultural expert… Read More