The Eastern Region Commander of the Ghana Police Service, Angwubutoge Awuni, has passed on, tv3network.com can confirm.
The Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCOP) died Monday morning after a short illness.
Until his death, DCOP Awuni was a Council Member of the Institute of Public Relations, Ghana. He was also an accredited member of the Institute.
He was also the first director of the Motor Traffice and Transport Department (MTTD) of the Ghana Police Service.
He joined the Service as a physician and later rose through the ranks to become a trainer at the Ghana Police Hospital. Until his death, he was Physician Assistant Anaesthesia/EMT Trainer at the Ghana National Ambulance Service.