Name : Justice Raymond Prah
Town : Elmina
Region : Central
Age : 53 years old
Marital status : Married
Children : 8 children at various levels of the educational ladder from
Basic school to the Tertiary level
Justice Raymond was introduced to fishing at the age of twenty. He started his fishing business from his own savings and a loan
He has four inshore vessels and four canoes and operates with two (2) Purse seines (watsa) and two gill nets. His fishing vessels are powered by inboard engines and outboard motors.
He currently has 150 fishing crew in his business.
The 2014 best fisher has a poultry farm of over 6,000 birds, and over 100 pigs.
He owns a 42-acre plot of land intended for fish farming, and cassava, maize and plantain farms.
He owns three buildings in his home town.
The best fisher is also a philanthropist, having helped five (5) children of his employees and taken one person through a trade apprenticeship in fitting. He also assists in transporting the sick in his community to the hospital when the need arises.