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Ghana economy shrinks 3.2% in Q2 vs 4.9% growth in Q1 ~Data office

by on September 16, 2020 0
Ghana economy declined 3.2 percent in the second quarter of 2020, compared with 4.9 percent growth in the previous quarter of the year, Samuel Kobina Annim, government statistician, said Wednesday in the capital, Accra. Ghana’s economic contraction in the second quarter was the first in four years as lockdown restrictions to curb the coronavirus... Read More

Nigerian traders in Ghana will get justice, says Osinbajo

by on September 16, 2020 0
Nigeria on Wednesday said it will ensure that affected Nigerian traders in Ghana get justice despite the seeming delay in resolving the concerns over some stiff business regulation imposed by Ghanaian authorities. According to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, the Federal Government is committed to deal with the issues and ensure that they get justice.... Read More

Ghana raises farm gate price for cocoa by 21%

by on September 13, 2020 0
Ghana has raised its farm gate price for cocoa by 21 percent after implementing a $400 per metric ton premium on futures prices for the 2020-21 harvest, according to two people familiar with the matter. Growers of cocoa beans in the world’s second-largest producer of the crop will receive $108 per 64-kilogram bag, or... Read More

Nigeria, Ghana among countries experiencing high food cost ~WFP

by on August 22, 2020 0
The World Food Programme (WFP) has said that 20 countries across the globe experienced severe high cost of food during the coronavirus pandemic lockdown. Nigeria, Ghana, Bangladesh and other countries experienced increased food prices resulting from strong demand and stockpiling in spite of the economic downturn in the countries. “The costs of food baskets... Read More