Ghana’s June inflation drops to 9.1%
Ghana’s June headline inflation came in at 9.1 per cent, compared to the 9.4 per cent recorded in May. John Gatsi, Head of Finance Department at the University of Cape Coast (UCC) joins CNBC Africa for more.
Plans for a disabled 'skate soccer' AFCON tournament
Ghana's skate soccer stars are hoping to compete in their own version of the Africa Cup of Nations. But the tournament, featuring players living with disabilities, needs $150k in funding.
Ghanaian economy expands 6.7% in Q1
Ghana recorded a 6.7 per cent GDP growth in the first quarter of 2019 compared to the 5.4 per cent recorded in 2018. Collins Appiah, Economic Advisor at Services Integrity Savings and Loans joins CNBC Africa for more.
Nigeria to engage Ghana over attacks on Nigerian traders
Nigeria to engage Ghana over attacks on Nigerian traders.
Helping small-scale farmers in Ghana market their products
Farmers in Ghana now have a new app to help them market their products and get paid quickly for whatever they sell. It puts them in touch with the right people and can keep food from spoiling.
Who wins the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations?
Who will win Africa's biggest football championship? We asked some experts to give their predictions on the AFCON, and here is what they had to say.
Fallout from Ghana's microfinance license revocation continues
After a recent shake-up in Ghana's Micro-finance Industry, depositors of the insolvent and dormant micro-finance companies will get a reprieve, as Bank of Ghana's appointed Receiver will start to pay validated depositors from funds released by the government. Yaw Gywamfi, Executive Director of Ghana's Micro-finance Institutions Network joins CNBC Africa to discuss these developments.
Boosting rice production in Nigeria
The German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development has commissioned the second phase of the Competitive African Rice initiative which will be implemented in four countries; Nigeria, Burkina Faso, Ghana and Tanzania. Richard Ogundele, Founder and CEO of JMSF Agribusiness Nigeria joins CNBC Africa to explore ways Nigeria can take advantage of this move to boost its rice production.