Ghana has joined the group of frontier emerging markets.
A spike in food prices saw the annual consumer-inflation rate rise to 11.2% in September, after falling to a 3 1/2-year low in the preceding month.
In West Africa, cocoa has historically been cultivated using slash and burn farming.
Previous research shows that cash transfers in rural areas are used for productive capital, and for saving and borrowing.
Nigeria has received a legal hiding after a UK court awarded a private company a US$9.6 billion judgment debt against the West African nation.
This innovative Nigerian entrepreneur went on to launch a “cause-driven” social platform calledGigameet.
An important consequence of a highly unequal distribution of wealth in society is the undermining of social, political and economic norms.
The app brings more than 200 retailers from the United States of America and United Kingdom