Newmont Ghana Supports Tano South Municipal Assembly
The Ahafo Newmont Ghana has donated items worth 15,000 to the Tano South Municipal Assembly to make the said Assembly effectively reward hardworking farmers in the municipality as Ghana celebrates the 36th Farmers' Day.
The items were 1 motor king (small basket), 5 bicycles with basket, 20 wellington boots, 4 boxes of key soap and 85 Newmont branded T-shirts.
Some of the items donated by Newmont Ghana
Presenting the items, Mr. Steven Petrofes, the Project Director of Newmont Ghana said Agriculture contributes to the development of Ghana's economy.
It is against this background that Newmont has established Agricultural Improvement and Land Access Programme aimed to support farmers found at the Newmont operational areas.
Mr. Steven reiterated that Newmont also collaborates with other agencies and departments to organize training programs for farmers on modern methods of Agricultural practices to enable the farmers to acquire knowledge to meet the modern trend of Agriculture.
He assured the general public that Newmont would continue to give support to farmers to ensure they produce more food to feed the Nation
The Municipal Director of Agriculture who received the items on behalf of the Assembly thanked the management of Newmont for their kind gesture and also pledged that the items would be given to the deserving farmers.