2007-10-04 02:44:44This article has been read 706 times.
Mr. Abdul-Rasheed Awal, Deputy Commander of the Ghana Immigration Service (GIS) said a Border Patrol Unit had recently been created within the GIS, to be responsible for patrolling all the entry points into the country.
He said together with other security agents the GIS would maintain the internal security of the country.
He said this at the launch of the "Anti-illegal route to Europe clubs" in two schools, the Northern School of Business and the Business Secondary School all in the Northern Region.
The Youth Action for Development Organisation (YADO) an NGO launched the clubs and is aimed at educating the youth on the dangers in illegal migration.