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Gertrude Quashigah, Coordinator of School Feeding Programme, Passes Away

Gertrude Quashigah, the National Coordinator of the School Feeding Programme, passed away on November 12, 2023. Born on February 1, 1960, in Dzelukope, Keta, she was a prominent figure in the hospitality industry and a significant contributor to Ghana’s food sector. As the CEO of Ambar Quality Foods Limited and the wife of the late Major Courage E. K Quashigah (Rtd), she played a crucial role in the Ghanaian food industry. A graduate of Keta Secondary Senior High School, she dedicated herself to ensuring children nationwide had access to nutritious meals during her tenure as the National Coordinator of the Ghana School Feeding Programme. Despite her removal from the position in May 2021, President Nana Addo Dankwa-Akufo-Addo later reversed the decision.

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