Abraham Opoku


Honourable Elizabeth Naa Afoley Quaye has been the sector minister for MoFAD since 2017. Honourable Afoley Quaye is among the young generation of politicians who have offered themselves into politics to help transform the minds and attitudes of people. As it is said;" The battle of life is the battle of the mind".

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    Having received commendations for the introduction of the electronic vessel monitoring systems among other landmark technological innovations in Ghana’s fisheries sector, the Fisheries Commission (FC) has made another giant step in mainstreaming ICT in data collection. The FC has introduced an online software application for data collection, kobotoolbox, […]

Fisheries Commission Moves Towards Paperless Data Collection


As part of measures to deepen understanding on the Ghana’s fisheries regulations, the Ministry of Fisheries and Aquaculture has launched a booklet on Fisheries Regulations LI 1968 in some Ghanaian languages. The legislation, translated into Ga, Fanti, and Ewe, was launched in Tema by Madam Sherry Ayittey in July 2016.     […]

Fisheries Regulations in Ghanaian Languages Launched


The Lower Dixcove Traditional Council with support from the West Africa Regional Fisheries Program (WARFP) has organized the 2016 edition of the annual Dixcove Kundum Regatta in Dixcove. The event which brought together hundreds of fishers from Dixcove and surrounding communities for a keenly contested canoe race dubbed Kum Kalajoe […]

Fishermen admonished to refrain from illegal fishing