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THE RIGHT TO INFORMATION COMMISSION SENSITIZES PRISONS OFFICERS

The Right to Information (RTI) Commission on Friday July 5, 2024, sensitised prison officers on the Right to Information Act 2019 (Act 989) at the Prison Interdenominational Church, Cantonments in Accra. The RTI Act, 2019 is to give constitutional right to access to information held by public institutions, subject to the exemptions that are necessary […]

MISS CLAUDIA LUMOR, THE NPP PARLIAMENTARY CANDIDATE FOR OFORIKROM CONSTITUENCY CELEBRATED HER BIRTHDAY WITH INMATES AT THE NSAWAM FEMALE PRISON

Miss Claudia Lumor, the NPP Parliamentary Candidate for Oforikrom Constituency in the just ended constituency primaries in the Ashanti Region, celebrated her birthday with inmates at the Nsawam Female Prison.

HELLO PERIOD/SPORTS GIVING NETWORK DONATE TO NSAWAM FEMALE PRISON.

Hello period in collaboration with Sports Giving Network have donated a number of sanitary products to the Nsawam Female Prison (NFP) in the Eastern region, to address the menstrual needs of the inmates. The items included sanitary pads, toilet rolls, menstrual cups, toilet soap, liquid soap, hand sanitizer among others. Presenting the items recently at […]

FREE SURGICAL OPERATIONS FOR INMATES

The Ghana Prisons Service in collaboration with the Chosen Hospital and the True Vine Charismatic Church International have successfully performed free surgical operations for a number of 63 inmates from 8 selected prison facilities on Saturday, 8 June, 2024. The surgeries which were conducted at the Nsawam Prison Hospital included 32 Hernia repairs, 14 Lipomata, […]

YOUTH AND CRIME CAMPAIGN

The Public Relations Unit at the Prisons Headquarters honored an invitation from the Management of the Lashibi Community Senior High School to sensitize the students on Career Guidance as part of the 2024 Students Representative Council (SRC) Week Celebrarion. The team seized the opportunity to educate the teachers and students on crime and the juvenile […]

TOBINCO PHARMACEUTICALS AND RESEARCH CENTRE DONATE TO GHANA PRISONS SERVICE

Mr. David Emmanuel Annan, the head of Government and Institutional Business of the Tobinco Company on behalf of the Chief Executive Officer of Tobinco, Nana Amo Tobbin 1, on 14th of June, 2024 donated boxes of Antifungal creams to the Ghana Prisons Service. The Deputy Director General of Prisons in charge of Finance and Administration, […]

LET’S COLLABORATE AND PROMOTE PEACE AND UNITY IN BAWKU-DDGP BAFFOE-BONNIE

The Deputy Director General of Prisons (DDGP) in charge of Finance and Administration, Mrs. Patience Baffoe-Bonnie (Esq.), has advised security officers in Bawku to collaborate and promote peace and unity in the town. According to her, security officers hold a crucial role in ensuring the safety of people, places, creating a secure environment by keeping […]

BONO REGIONAL COMMAND BID FAREWELL TO ADP FOSTER APPIAH

A befitting sendoff ceremony has been held in honour of the Second-in-Command(2IC) of the Sunyani Central Prison, Assistant Director of Prisons (ADP) Foster Appiah after serving the Ghana Prisons Service for thirty-two years. The farewell ceremony kicked off on Thursday, 30th May 2024 with fun games held at the Sunyani Central Prison. It was all […]

Green Ghana Day at the Prisons Headquarters

The Ghana Prisons Service has marked this year’s Green Ghana Day at the Prisons Headquarters with the planting of trees by the Director in charge of Agric, DOP. Hanson Adu Awuku and the commanding officer DDP. Ali kwaku Ababio.

BONO AND AHAFO PRILAS ORGANISES COOKING CONTEST

The Prison Ladies Association (PRILAS) on Wednesday, May 29, 2024 organized a cooking competition at the Sunyani Central Prison canteen for its members in the Bono and Ahafo regions to test their culinary skills. The contestants were drawn from Duayaw Nkwanta Camp prison, Kenyasi Camp prison, Sunyani Central Prison and Sunyani Female Prison. Four contestants […]

Wa Central Prison Organizes Simulation Exercise for Officers

The Upper West Regional Prison Command, under the visionary leadership of the Regional Commander/Officer in charge ADP. James Bongfudeme Mwinyelle (ING) has organised a Simulation exercise for officers of the prison facility (riots control) ,in readiness towards any possible emergency that has the potential of causing insecurity/ prison disturbances. This exercise took place on May […]

NEXT DOOR GHANA LIMITED, TAMALE DONATES TO THE TAMALE CENTRAL PRISON

The CEO of Next Door Ghana Limited, Alhaji Abdul-Majeed Issahaku and his wife, Senior Chief Officer (SCO.) Majeed Mariam on Monday, May 27, 2024, donated office chairs, tables and cabinets to the Tamale Central Prison to be used at the newly estsblished diagnostic centre at the Tamale Central Prison. The items were donated as a […]