Ghana’s Immigration Service has made a declaration on new applicants who are interested in joining the services.
In a recent interview,the spokesman of the service, Michael Amoako-Attah, told BBC that anyone with stretch marks, bleached skin and surgery cuts will be disqualified from its recruit process, he continued by saying this measure was taken to ensure the safety of recruits.
“If you have bleached skin or surgical marks on your body during training exercises you may incur some bleeding and that wouldn’t help or augur well for the safety of the applicant, because we have seen it before and as much as possible we should avoid re-occurrence.”
Ghana immigration service received 84, 637 applications for the 500 available positions. Of the number, 47, 477 has been shortlisted for stage two.
The sector made a total of 4,175,328.074cedis from the application form which was sold at 50 Ghanaian Cedis per forms.