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Full Name David Asante-Apeatu
Date of Birth August 14, 1957
Age 66 years, 7 months, 4 days
Birthplace Ghana
Country Ghana
Horoscope Leo

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David Asante-Apeatu Biography

David Asante-Apeatu is one of the most popular and richest Police Officer (Beamter) who was born on August 14, 1957 in Ghana, Ghana.

David Asante-Apeatu (born 14 August 1959) is a Ghanaian forensic specialist and police officer. As of February 2017, he was the Inspector General of Police (IGP) of the Ghana Police Service. He is the 28th person to hold the position and the 22nd Ghanaian. On 22 July 2019, he was relieved of his duties as the Inspector General of Police by President Akuffo-Addo.

When Asante-Apeatu returned from the USSR, he was employed as an Inspector of Factories, Shops and Offices by the Ministry of Labour and Social Welfare in Accra from 1985 to 1988. After graduating from the Police Academy in 1990, he was made the District Police Officer of the Tumu District of Upper West Region of Ghana. In 1991 he was appointed the Government Analyst at the Forensic Laboratory of the Ghana Police Service. In 2007 he moved to Lyon, France, where he was appointed the Director of Specialised Crime and Analysis at Interpol headquarters. He worked in various departments of police service, including Operations Officer of the Criminal Investigation Department, Director General of the CID, Director General, Research and Planning, Director General for Information Communication Technology Department, and Head of the Marine Police.

He has led several investigations in Ghana which have led to the arrest and conviction of offenders. He was the lead investigator in a series of murders in Accra in 1988 that left 30 women dead; this resulted in a suspect being apprehended, found guilty, and sentenced to death. He also oversaw a police operation that led to the seizure of 588 kilograms (1,296 lb) of cocaine with a street value of about USD$38 million. He also investigated the murder of Ya-Na Yakubu Andani, overlord of Dagbon, and the murder of Roko Frimpong, a vice president of the Ghana Commercial Bank.

NameDavid Asante-Apeatu
First NameDavid
Last NameAsante-Apeatu
OccupationPolice Officer (Beamter)
BirthdayAugust 14
Birth Year1957
Place of BirthGhana
Home Town
Birth CountryGhana
Birth SignLeo
Full/Birth Name
FatherNot Available
MotherNot Available
SiblingsNot Available
SpouseNot Known
Children(s)Not Available

Ethnicity, religion & political views

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On 25 January 2017, Asante-Apeatu was appointed as the acting Inspector General of Police when his predecessor, John Kudalor, retired from the Ghana Police Service. He was appointed by Nana Akuffo-Addo, who had just been sworn in as the President of Ghana.

David Asante-Apeatu Net Worth

David Asante-Apeatu is one of the richest Police Officer (Beamter) from Ghana. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, David Asante-Apeatu's net worth $3-5 Million.* (Last Update: February 3, 2024)

Net Worth (2024)$5 Million*
Net Worth in 2023$3 Million*
SalaryUnder Review
Source of IncomePolice Officer (Beamter)
CarsNot Available
HouseLiving in own house.
N.B: * means unconfirmed

David Asante-Apeatu's Height & Physical Stats

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Asante-Apeatu worked in Bosnia-Herzegovina as a United Nations Task Force instructor at the Sarajevo Police Academy. He taught courses in Human Dignity, Police Ethics, and Criminal Investigations from 1997 to 1998. He served as team leader in Homicide Investigation at the request of the United Nations Mission in Liberia and did so again in The Gambia during the investigations into the mass murder of more than 50 people, mostly West African nationals.

Who is David Asante-Apeatu Dating?

According to our records, David Asante-Apeatu is possibily single & has not been previously engaged. As of February 1, 2024, David Asante-Apeatu’s is not dating anyone.

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Facts & Trivia

David Ranked on the list of most popular Police Officer (Beamter). Also ranked in the elit list of famous people born in Ghana. David Asante-Apeatu celebrates birthday on August 14 of every year.

How old is Ghanas IGP?

IGP George Akuffo Dampare
Born1970 (age 51–52) Ghana
NationalityGhanaian
Children6
Alma materKing’s College London Ghana Police Academy

Who is the current IGP in Ghana?

IGP James Oppong-Boanuh
Incumbent
Assumed office October 2019
PresidentNana Akuffo-Addo
Preceded byDavid Asante-Apeatu

Who is deputy IGP in Ghana?

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has appointed George Akuffo Dampare as the new Inspector General of Police (IGP). Prior to his new appointment, he was a Commissioner of Police (COP). He will be taking over from the outgoing IGP, James Oppong-Boanuh from August 1, 2021.

Who is the immediate past Inspector General of Police?

IGP Louis Edet1964-1966
IGP Solomon E. Arase2015 – 2016
IGP Ibraim Kpotun Idris;2016-2019
IGP Mohammed Abubakar Adamu2019-2021
IGP Usman Alkali Baba2021-Till Date

Who is Dr Akuffo Dampare?

A UPSA alumnus, Dr George Akuffo Dampare, has been sworn in as Ghana’s 23rd Inspector General of Police. He took the oath of office at a short ceremony presided over by President Akufo-Addo at the Jubilee House in Accra.

Key Events

  1. David Asante-Apeatu (born 14 August 1959) is a Ghanaian forensic specialist and police officer..

  2. When Asante-Apeatu returned from the USSR, he was employed as an Inspector of Factories, Shops and Offices by the Ministry of Labour and Social Welfare in Accra from 1985 to 1988..

  3. He was the lead investigator in a series of murders in Accra in 1988 that left 30 women dead; this resulted in a suspect being apprehended, found guilty, and sentenced to death..

  4. After graduating from the Police Academy in 1990, he was made the District Police Officer of the Tumu District of Upper West Region of Ghana..

  5. In 1991 he was appointed the Government Analyst at the Forensic Laboratory of the Ghana Police Service..

  6. He taught courses in Human Dignity, Police Ethics, and Criminal Investigations from 1997 to 1998..

  7. In 2007 he moved to Lyon, France, where he was appointed the Director of Specialised Crime and Analysis at Interpol headquarters..

  8. As of February 2017, he was the Inspector General of Police (IGP) of the Ghana Police Service..

  9. On 25 January 2017, Asante-Apeatu was appointed as the acting Inspector General of Police when his predecessor, John Kudalor, retired from the Ghana Police Service..

  10. On 22 July 2019, he was relieved of his duties as the Inspector General of Police by President Akuffo-Addo. .