The Ghana Armed Forces has promoted Felicia Twum-Barima to the Brigadier General of the Ghana Armed Forces.
She becomes the second female Brigadier General of the Ghana Armed Forces.
In her 29 years of service, Brigadier General Felicia Twum-Barima has occupied 22 positions both in Ghana and abroad as well as six positions in UN Peacekeeping Missions.
As the former Director of Education at General Headquarters, she will assume her new office of Defense Attaché at the Ghana Embassy in Abidjan, Cote D’Ivoire.
She expressed determination and optimism as she plans to approach her new position.
She is among the first females to be deployed as a Military Observer (MILOB) in a UN Mission in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
She served as a Staff Officer in the UN mission in Liberia (2010-2011) and Ethiopia and Eritrea (2006-2007).