On completion of Senior Secondary, he gained admission to both the University of Science and Technology and the Ghana Militaiy Academy but after several consultations with his parents.
Maxwell opted to enlist into the Army and entered the Ghana Military Academy on 6 October 2005 as part of Regular Career Course intake 47. After 22 months of training.
He commissioned into the Ghana Army on 7 September 2007 as a Second Lieutenant and was posted to the 5 infantry Battalion as a Platoon Commander.
During his short but illustrious military career he rose through the ranks to become a Captain serving in various capacities both home and abroad such as Platoon Commander United, one Interim Force in Lebanon from November 2008 to 2009.
Adjutant United Nations Operation in Cote D’voire from August 2011 to March 2012, Military information officer United Nations Mission in Liberia from July 2013 to January 2014 and Company Commander 5 Infantry Battalion from January 2014 till his death.
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