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Ghana-Intelligence Chiefs

PAST NATIONAL SECURITY CO-ORDINATORS Kofi Bentum Quantson, career intelligence officer, former Director Special Branch, 1st Director BNI, 1st Director Narcotics Control, and National Security Co-ordinator. Col. Jeff Asmah, career military intelligence officer. Replaced by K. B Quantson. Naval Capt. Baffour Assase Gyimah, career military officer with many years of experience in military operations and intelligence. …

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IISS cautions security personnel against unauthorized disclosure of intelligence

The Institute for Intelligence and Strategic Security (IISS) is cautioning security personnel against unauthorized disclosure of classified intelligence and security information. Speaking in an interview with ATV Asem Dika program, Ag Director IISS, Nana Dr. Sadiq Adu-Twum, expressed serious concern about this development, noting that personnel engaged in the conduct posed greater threat to national …

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Prosecute persons involved in leakage of National Security Information-IISS

The Institute for Intelligence and Strategic Security (IISS) has called for investigation and prosecution of persons involved in leakage of intelligence meant to fight against violent extremism and other threats to national security. In a statement issued by the Institute, it notes that the trend of authorized disclosure of information and intelligence poses threats to …

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Press Release – Leakage of classified national security information

Press Release No. 1/22                                                                                                                   June 5, 2022 LEAKAGE OF CLASSIFIED NATIONAL SECURITY INFORMATION The Institute for Intelligence and Strategic Security (IISS) notes with grave concern recent developments relating to leakage of classified intelligence and national security information into the public domain and calls for thorough investigation into the phenomenon 2. The most recent of …

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IISS Trains Pentecost University Journalism Students.

IISS Trains Pentecost University Journalism Students.

The Institute for Intelligence and Strategic Security (IISS) has trained 20 Students of the Department of Communication Studies of the Pentecost University on principles of investigation and intelligence gathering. The training forms part of the institute’s corporate social responsibility toward building the capacity of relevant stakeholders in intelligence gathering, investigations and analysis to advance the …

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Our approach to National Security is taking a paradigm shift

Minister for National Security The Minister for National Security, Mr. Albert Kan Dapaah has indicated that there is a shift in how national security is conducted, with the coming into being of the National Security Policy that embraces all segments of society towards safeguarding peace and security. He observed that issues such as human security, …

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Review security arrangements for VVIPs – Security Analyst

A Security Analyst and Director of the Institute for Intelligence and Strategic Security, Moses Jatuat has called on the Ministry of National Security to revise the security arrangements for high-profile personalities in the country. In an interview with A1 Radio, he noted that the National Security Council Secretariat should establish an elite unit comprising highly trained …

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ISSAPR holds training on elections and security for security agencies and media

The Institute of Security and Safety Policy Research (ISSAPR), a civil society organization and security think tank in collaboration with Jatikay Center for Human Security and Peacebuilding has held a one-day northern sector training and capacity building programme on Election and Security Management for media, security agencies and political party representatives to build their capacities …

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Media urged to promote national cohesion ahead of elections

Wa, Nov. 14, GNA – Dr Hafiz Bin Salih, the Upper West Regional Minister has appealed to the media to promote national cohesion and peace-building before, during, and after the December 7 elections. By this, he admonished the media to desist from carrying reports that would divide and threaten the peace of the country, saying, …

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Ejura shooting incident committee report: A case of intelligence failure or lack of intelligence co-ordination.

Analytical Perspective on Ghana’s Intelligence Management Practices September 28, 2021. The increasing demand for valuable intelligence in support of law enforcement and conduct of national security and diplomacy requires adequate investments in building intelligence capability to counter threats to peace and security. While many countries continue to initiate reforms to position their security services in …

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