The Training which begins from 5th September to 20th October, 2012, is being organized by the Executive Diligence Ltd Ghana and with sponsorship from the British Government.
In all, sixteen thousand personnel from the Ghana Immigration Service, Police, Prisons, Fire, the Armed Forces and the Customs Division of the Ghana Revenue Authority will participate in the training.
As part of the Training, participants will undergo; simulation exercises to map out effective strategies to avert any unforeseen eventualities before, during and after the December elections. Participants would also be shared with experiences and critical observation of previous elections held in Ghana and other parts of the world.
It would also address the issue of effective harmonization of the operational strategies and tactics to be employed by the law enforcement and other agencies in order to reduce the internal competition that usually ensue among security agencies during such events.
Present at the launch were the British High commissioner to Ghana, His Excellency Peter Jones, Deputy Minister of the Interior, Honorable Kobby Acheampong, Chief Director of the Ministry, Alhaji Osman, the Deputy Chairman for the Electoral Commission, Mr. Safo Kantanka , all Service Commanders and their Deputies and personnel from the various security institutions.