Tag: Ghana

Akufo-Ado Assures Gbajabiamila of Ghana’s Readiness to Resolve Trade Dispute with Nigeria

The President of Ghana, Prof. Nana Akufo-Addo has assured the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila of the readiness of the Ghanaian government to consider the resolutions…

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Nigerian, Ghanaian Officials Hold Talks to End Diplomatic Spat

Nigeria and Ghana yesterday began talks to cement cracks in their bilateral relations owing to the diplomatic crisis between them arising from the alleged maltreatment of Nigerians in Ghana. Senior…

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Ghana’s $1m trade levy on foreign traders

Hostility towards Nigerians is becoming a recurring theme in Ghana’s economic playbook. Shops belonging to foreign nationals, who are largely Nigerians, have been closed by the local authorities and the…

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Time to Tell Ghana to Stop Harassing Nigerians

BY DELE MOMODU Fellow Nigerians, please permit to offer a quick apology. I had planned to conclude Chief Bode Akindele’s serialised tributes this week, but man proposes, and God disposes.…

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Nigerian traders in Ghana: Caught between a rock and a hard place

This is not the best of times for Nigerian traders in Ghana whose businesses are facing existential threats following the insistence of the authorities in that country that they must…

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In 2-Day ECOWAS Workshop, Nigeria,Ghana thrash out trade dispute

The Federal Government on Thursday said the current trade dispute between Nigeria and Ghana was part of issues being addressed at the two-day National Consultation Workshop on ECOWAS Post-2020 Vision…

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Dele Momodu Speaks on Closure of Nigerian Shops in Ghana, To Give Palliatives to Affected Traders

  Chairman of Ovation Media Group, Chief Dele Momodu, has said that the closure of some shops owned by Nigerians in Ghana makes a mess of the Black Lives Matter…

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Finally, Nigeria vos action against Ghana

Nigeria is to take "urgent steps" following a viral video showing the forced closure of shops belonging to Nigerian traders in Ghana. Foreign Affairs Minister Geoffrey Onyeama made the announcement…

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Ghana’s erosion of democracy

  Early on in the coronavirus pandemic, Ghana received high praise for its containment measures but as lockdowns were lifted prematurely, that image has slipped away and cases have risen.…

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After Six Months Ghana reopens 600 Nigerian shops

The Ghanaian government has reopened 600 shops belonging to Nigerian traders in Ghana six months after they were locked up. The shops had been under lock and key since last…

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