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Battling through Ghana’s lean season

By DW
12 September 2021   |   4:18 pm
Ghana's 'lean season' is particularly bad this year in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. Farmers are short on cash and food. But fellow farmer Nanleeb Konlan donates his surplus grain to needy farmers and villagers.

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