Japan Motors Trading Company Limited (JMTC) has supported the celebration of this year’s National Farmer’s Day (NFD) with a Yamaha All Terrain vehicle (ATV), Yamaha motorbike, Yamaha outboard Motor Engine and Four Yamaha Generators all valued at GH¢91,000.
The 33rd NFD celebration will be celebrated on Friday December 1, 2017 on the theme ‘Planting for Food and Jobs’.
Mr. Abdul-Somad Alhassan Musah, Assistant MD of Japan Motors, accompanied by JMTC’s Marketing Manager Mrs. Hilda Peasah, made the first stop at the Ministry of Fisheries and Aquaculture Development and handed over a Yamaha Outboard Motor Engine and four Yamaha Generators to the National Farmers Day Organising Committee.
The next stop was at the Ministry of Food and Agriculture (MoFA) where the Japan Motors delegation were also present to hand over a Yamaha All Terrain vehicle (ATV) and Yamaha Motorbike, which were received on behalf of the ministry and the National Farmers Day Organising Committee by the Deputy Minister of Food and Agriculture, Dr. Sagre Bambangi.
Handing over the donation, Mr. Abdul-Somad Alhassan Musah observed the theme for the celebration is timely, reiterating that Planting for food and Jobs will provide employment opportunities to drive economic growth.
“As corporate citizens, we will sustain this benevolence as a responsibility to support the National cause and motivate our dear farmers to produce more.”
Dr. Sagre Bambangi, on behalf of MoFA, thanked Japan Motors and other individuals and corporate organisations who have already donated for their gesture, and urged them to maintain such commitment to supporting the national cause.