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Trending Picture of Dampare and Wife Causes Stir on Social media.


A picture circulating on social media has gained the attention of many as it reveals the wife of Ghanaian IGP, George Akufo Dampare.

This picture has generated a lot of conversation on social media, as many people think the lady is his daughter instead of his wife. Popular Broadcast Journalist Akumaa Mama Zimbi also posted the news with a caption confirming the lady as the wife of the IGP.

George Akuffo Dampare is a Ghanaian chartered accountant and police officer. He was appointed as the acting Inspector General of Police of the Ghana Police Service by President Nana Akufo-Addo on July 21, 2021, effective August 1, 2021,taking over from James Oppong-Boanuh, who had been serving since October 2019.


Dampare joined the Ghana Police Service in December 1990 at the age of 20 as a Police Constable in which he has adjudged the overall Best Recruit at the National Police Training School winning all awards except the award for the Best Marksman.

Prior to being appointed as IGP, Dampare served in different command and staff positions including Aide-de-camp to the Vice President, Director General (Finance), Director General (Welfare), Director General (ICT), Commandant of the Police Command and Staff College, Accra Regional Police Commander and Director General (Operations). On October 8, 2021, he was sworn in as the substantive Inspector General of Police (IGP) of the Ghana Police Service

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