As part of NDC 2012 manifesto to encourage and support farmers, the Government on Thursday presented a Nissan pick-up and fishing equipment to the national best farmer, Kwame Gyan at a ceremony at Central Regional Coordinating council (RCC) for his achievement.
The items included fishing nets, an outboard motor, one live jacket, mono line, 23 sets of floats and 10 ?T? shirts and four twines.
Dr. Samuel Sarpong, the outgoing Central Regional Minister commended Mr. Gyan for the feat chalked in his vocation and express hope that the award would inspire him for greater works.
Also, He noted that the award was government?s recognition of the contribution of both farmers and fishermen in providing food security for the country.
Source: Andrew Nettey