Profile of Rear Admiral Moses K. Beick-Baffuor, Commandant, GAFCSC





Rear Admiral Moses Kwadwo Beick-Baffour had his secondary education at Bueman Secondary School, Jasikan-Buem and Bishop Herman College, Kpando all in the Volta Region.

He holds a Bachelor of Laws Degree from the University of London and a Professional Certificate in Law from the Ghana School of Law; a Master of Science Degree in Maritime Affairs from the World Maritime University, Sweden; Post Graduate Certificate in Public Administration from GIMPA. He is a Member of the Ghana Bar Association and a Chartered Member of the Institute of Transport and Logistics (UK).

He trained at the Ghana Military Academy and was commissioned on 29 June 1984. He pursued his Basic Naval Training at the Britannia Royal Naval College, Dartmouth United Kingdom. He had his senior staff course at the Ghana Armed Forces Command and Staff College and US Naval Staff College. He holds a certificate in strategic decision making from the elitist strategic military institute of the Nasser Higher Military Academy, Cairo, Egypt.

Rear Admiral M Beick-Baffour has served in various capacities in the Ghana Navy Fleet including Commanding Officer, GNS ACHIMOTA. He has had vast peace keeping experience as a Military Observer with the United Nations Iraq-Kuwait Observation Mission, United Nations Transitional Administration for Eastern Slavonia, (Croatia) and United Nations Mission in DR Congo.

Between May 2013 and July 2016, he was the Military Secretary at the General Headquarters from where he was appointed the Flag Officer Commanding the Eastern Naval Command until February 2017. Before his present appointment as the Commandant of the Ghana Armed Forces Command and Staff College, he served as the Chief of Staff at the General Headquarters from February 2017 to January 2019.