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Cocoa Farmers to be paid more.

Ivory Coast and Ghana, the world’s biggest exporters of cocoa, have agreed a deal to sell the commodity with an additional living income premium of $400 (£320) a tonne added to the price. The scheme aims to work with the world’s chocolate makers in making sure farmers are lifted out …

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Transport fares to be up by 10%

The Ghana Private Road Transport Union (GPRTU) has declared a rise in transport fares by 10%. The rise takes effect next Monday, September 16, 2019, a statement from the Union said. The new fares cover intra-city transportation popularly known as as Trotro, intercity or long distance trips and shared taxis. …

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