PHOTOS: This is how the new Kejetia Market will look like when completed

Kejetia, Kumasi, Ghana

The Kumasi Central Market market(Kejetia market) is an open air market in the city of Kumasi, located in southern central Ghana's Ashanti Region. It is in the Rain Forest Region about 250 kilometres (160 mi) (by road) northwest of Accra. Kumasi is approximately 300 miles (480 km) north of the Equator and 100 miles (160 km) north of the Gulf of Guinea. It is popularly known as "The Garden City" or "heart beat" of Ghana because of its many beautiful species of flowers and plants.

The Kejetia market is the largest single market in West Africa with over 10,000 stores and stalls.