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January 13, 2017 3:40 PM Nana Addo sacks COCOBOD CEO

President Nana Akufo-Addo has directed the Chief Executive Officer of Ghana Cocoa Board Dr. Stephen Opuni to vacate his post. A letter dated January 12, 2017 from the Executive Secretary to the President Nana Asante Bediatuo gave the COCOBOD boss 5pm Friday, January 13, 2017 to leave office. He has been directed to handover office property by the stipulated 6

January 13, 2017 3:15 PM Govt fires CEO of COCOBOD

The Chief Executive Officer of Ghana Cocoa Board (COCOBOD) Dr. Stephen K. Opuni has been sacked. A letter signed by the Secretary to the President, Nana Badiatuo Asante directed Dr. Opuni to handover to the president’s representative at the Ministry of Agriculture—Dr. Owusu Afriyie Akoto. “You are directed to handover your office to His Excellency 7

January 13, 2017 12:30 PM Akufo-Addo sacks Cocobod CEO

President Nana Akufo-Addo has fired Dr Stephen Opuni as the CEO of Cocobod. A letter signed by the president's Executive Secretary gave Dr Opuni up to the end of Friday, 13 January, to leave office. According to the letter dated Thursday, January 12, Dr Opuni “ceases to hold office as CEO of Cocobod upon the assumption of office of President Nana Akufo-Addo 2

January 5, 2017 6:03 PM Why Mahama lost the titanic elections woefully and wept bitterly and uncontrollably

For the benefit of my cherished readers and those who have not followed my previous articles in the past 10 years, I have decided to crown the year 2016 with this particular edition to whet the appetite of the vulnerable and the silent majority in society. Fellow Ghanaians and compatriots, what a joy it was that by 03.00 hours of Friday morning, December 72

January 2, 2017 10:34 AM Renew confidence in Ghana – Christian Council to Ghanaians

The Christian Council of Ghana (CCG) is urging Ghanaians to renew their confidence in the country this New Year. The General Secretary of the Council, Dr. Kwabena Opuni-Frimpong in a statement copied to, said 2017 presents new opportunities as well as challenges, and as such, the country must do well to handle these well to ensure it makes 11

November 25, 2016 10:38 AM NPP to collaborate with religious bodies — Hammond

According to a member of the Manifestoes Sub Committee on Chieftaincy, Religious Affairs and Civil Society Organisations of the Party, Mr Opare Hammond, the observation by CCG is false. Reacting to a news item which appeared in the Daily Graphic on November 18, 2016 on page 18 with the headline “Parties neglect religious bodies in their manifestoes 11

November 7, 2016 8:10 AM NPP will prosecute Woyome even if he dies

Ken Agyepong has served notice to businessman, Alfred Agbesi Woyome, to voluntarily refund the judgement debt money “dubiously” paid to him during the Mills Administration or find himself to blame if the NPP recaptured power. He assured Ghanaians in strong terms that the NPP, if handed the presidency at the December polls, would ensure that Mr. Woyome 15

October 13, 2016 2:16 PM Ghana adjusts cocoa producer price to GH₵7,520 per tonne

The Ghana Cocoa Board (COCOBOD) has reviewed upwards, the producer price of cocoa from GH₵6,720.00 per tonne to GH₵7,520 per tonne for the 2016/2017 season. A statement issued in Accra and copied to the Ghana News Agency said the Board has hence announced new cocoa prices for the cocoa season pegging it at GH₵470 per bag of 64kg gross weight. The statement 3

October 1, 2016 8:32 PM Ghana government announces new producer prices for cocoa

The government has announced a new producer price for cocoa for the 2016/2017 cocoa season. A tonne of cocoa now sells at GHȼ7,600 as against the previous year’s price of GHȼ6,800. This means that a bag of 64 kilograms of cocoa, will now sell at GH¢475 as against GHȼ425 in the previous season. Mr. Cassiel Ato Forson, the Deputy Minister of Finance announced 10

September 27, 2016 12:15 PM Ghana cocoa regulator says to close 2015/16 season on Thursday

ACCRA (Reuters) – Ghana will close its 2015/16 cocoa season on Thursday after a year in which dry weather contributed to around an 8.2 percent production shortfall against a 850,000 tonne target set by industry regulator Cocobod. The timing of Cocobod’s decision is to allow buyers and farmers to prepare for the 2016/17 crop which is expected to open in early 1