By Gracia Clark
Probably the most important of its type in West Africa, the Kumasi imperative industry homes girls whose positions differ from hawkers of nutrition and inexpensive synthetic items to strong wholesalers, who keep an eye on the circulate of vital staples. Drawing on greater than 4 years of box learn, within which she labored along a number of influential industry "Queens", Clark explains the industrial, political, gender, and ethnic complexities all for the operation of and examines the resourcefulness of the marketplace girls in surviving a few of the dangers they sometimes stumble upon, from coups d'etat to chronic sabotage in their positions from within.
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