1Francis Omane-Addo | 2David Ackah (PhD)
1Ghana Prison Service | 2Center for Excellent Training & Consultancy
This article reviews the historical background and the current overview of the Ghana Prisons Service which is the subject of study. The article also looks at the mandate, the organizational structure, the management and the environmental factors that affect the functioning and operations of the Service. The article again analyzed the concept of illicit drug use in prisons and its consequences, the extent and nature of drug use in the world, Africa and West Africa, the impacts and responses to the drug menace. The article finally, analyzed the socioeconomic variables that affects illicit drug use.
Keywords: Total Quality Management, Deming Quality Philosophy and SMEs Performance