Ghana Central Bank governor sees room for looser policy
Ghana’s central bank has additional space to loosen policy thanks to the global move toward lower interest rates, as long as inflation slows, according to Governor Ernest Addison. He was interviewed by Bloomberg TV’s Manus Cranny st the World Economic Forum on Africa in Cape Town.
Ghana's famous 'fantasy coffin' maker
Paa Joe is one of the most famous and prolific fantasy coffin makers in Ghana. His extravagant creations are highly sought after, not just by mourners looking to pay their respects in a creative way, but by art collectors as well.
West Africa cocoa outlook
The CEO of the Ghana Cocoa Board (GCB) says Ghana and Cote d'Ivoire have agreed to set up a stabilisation fund under its new pricing mechanism for cocoa beans to support farmers should producer prices drop on the international markets. Edward George, Independent Commodities Expert joins CNBC Africa for more.
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.