In Brong Ahafo Angry queen-mother suspends 6 market women for overpricing plantain to 10 cedis

For overpricing their own wares, 6 market women in Ahafo Hwidiem have faced the wrath of the angry queen-mother of the area

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The paramount queen mother of Ahafo Hwidiem in the Brong Ahafo Region, Nana Ataa Adwoa Agyeiwaa suspended 6 market women for selling four fingers of plantain for 10 Ghana cedis.

Nana Ataa Adwoa Agyeiwaa took action because whilst their counterparts sold the same quantity of plantain for 4 cedis, the 6 had decided to do otherwise and overprice their goods.

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The queen mother expressed that many people had lodged complaints about the pricing of the plantain therefore she decided to retaliate after a series of consultations with counsel.

She said she could not fathom how people could price their products at such an exorbitant prices

Plaintain Market Ghana.jpg play A scene at a plantain market in Ghana (Indiegogo)

Speaking to the New Crusading Guide, she said that the area was predominantly a farming community with guests trooping in from various parts of Ghana so to price products this high was an offense.

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She clarified that she had no personal vendetta against the sellers she was simply looking out for the welfare of her people and this seemed to be a legitimate concern for the residents on Ahafo Hwidiem.

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