Chief of Naval Staff (Ghana)
The head of the Ghana Navy is known by the official title of Chief of Naval Staff in the Ghana Armed Forces. The list of former heads lies below. The current Chief of Naval Staff is Rear Admiral Seth Amoama. He was appointed to the position by President Akuffo-Addo on 21st December 2018.
|Chief of the Naval staff|
Naval Ensign of Ghana
|Reports to||Chief of Defence|
|Term length||No fixed length|
|First holder||D. A. Foreman|
Past Chiefs of Naval Staff
|No.||Picture||Chief of Naval Staff||Took office||Left office||Time in office|
D. A. Foreman
|Jan 1959||Jun 1961||2 years, 5 months|
David Animle Hansen
First Ghanaian Chief of Naval Staff
|Sep 1961||Jun 1967||5 years, 9 months|
|3||Air Vice Marshal|
|Jun 1967||Mar 1968||9 months|
|Apr 1968||May 1972||4 years, 1 month|
|May 1972||Jan 1973||8 months|
Chemogoh Kevin Dzang
|Feb 1973||Aug 1974||1 year, 6 months|
|Aug 1974||Jul 1975||10 months|
Chemogoh Kevin Dzang
|Jul 1975||Jun 1977||1 year, 11 months|
|Jun 1977||Jun 1979||2 years|
|Jun 1979||Dec 1981||2 years, 5 months|
J. W. Boateng
|Jan 1982||Mar 1982||2 months|
J. K. Oppong
|Mar 1982||Jul 1985||3 years, 4 months|
|Jul 1985||Jun 1990||4 years, 11 months|
|Jun 1990||Sept 1996||6 years, 3 months|
E. O. Owusu-Ansah
|Oct 1996||Mar 2001||4 years, 6 months|
|Mar 2001||June 2005||4 years, 3 months|
|May 2005||Mar 2009||3 years, 10 months|
|Apr 2009||Mar 2013||3 years, 11 months|
Geoffrey Mawuli Biekro
|Mar 2013||15 January 2016||2 years, 10 months|
|15 January 2016||21 December 2018||2 years, 11 months|
|21 December 2018||Incumbent||11 months|
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