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SEMACO (Ghana)

Name assigned by coder: no
PGM ID Number: 27
Country: Ghana
Date formed: Jan. 1, 1995
Details of Formation: Established by PVO to provide security to government leaders
Date dissolved: Jan. 7, 2001
Details of Termination: Terminated with end of Rawling's rule in 2001.
Successor group(s): none
Private Military Company? yes
Government Relation: type2
Government Link(s): political party; state/military institution
Training and Equipment no information
Shared Information and Joint Operations no information
Shared personnel no information
Types of Material Support: domestic government; self-maintained
State Sponsor(s): none
Other Connection(s):
Membership: security forces
Location: Accra
Force Strength: [unknown, unknown]
Target(s): no information
Purpose(s): protect state, national or religious leader(s); protect property and investment
Other Information: