The Ghana Armed Forces is one of the most revered militaries in world, our brave men and women are one of the most finest, skilled and professional soldiers that one can ever think of. The Ghana Armed Forces have engaged in countless operations, ranging from peacekeeping mission to a full scale war.
Ghana Armed Forces (GAF) is the unified armed force of Ghana, consisting of the Army (GA), Navy (GN), and Ghana Air Force.
The Commander-in-Chief of the Ghana Armed Forces is the President of Ghana, who is also the supreme military commander of the Border Guard Unit (BGU). The Armed Forces are managed by the Minister of Defence and the Chief of Defence Staff.
The Ghana Armed Forces, in addition to owning its own arms industry weapons and military technology and equipment manufacturer (DIHOC − Defence Industries Holding Company), operates its own private bank. The military private bank is sited at Burma Camp and serves Ghanaian military personnel and their civilian counterparts.
Here are some of the wars Ghana Armed Forces have engaged in:
- Congo ONUC (1960–1964)
- Rhodesian Bush War (1964–1979)
- Lebanese Civil War (1975–1990)
- Rwandan Civil War (1990–1994)
- Rwandan genocide (1994)
- Western Sahara War (1975–1991)
- Sierra Leone Civil War (1991–2002)
- First Liberian Civil War (1989–1996)
- Second Liberian Civil War (1999–2003)
- Second Congo War (1998–2003)
- Chadian Civil War (2005–2010)
- Sudan–South Sudan Border War (2012)
- First Ivorian Civil War (2002–2007)
- Eritrean–Ethiopian War (1998–2000)
- Iran–Iraq War (1980–1988)
- Nepalese Civil War (1996–2006)
- Georgian–Abkhazian conflict (1989–present)