Many West African countries were already over-extended when 2020 began. Nigeria, Ghana, Côte d’Ivoire, and Senegal were the West African ... heavyweights that had a debt-to-GDP ratio of more than 100% between 2015 and 2020. Covid-19 and the ensuing low tide revealed which countries had been swimming without a costume.
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The US Congress is calling on the Joe Biden administration to join other western powers in supporting a new African counter-terrorism academy ... that looks to train security officials from across the continent.
Côte d'Ivoire and Ghana are trying to use their position as major players in the world cocoa market to obtain better remuneration for their ... farmers. It’s a legitimate, but uphill battle. Here's a visual overview of the situation.
For François Ruf, a researcher and economist, Côte d'Ivoire and Ghana must control their bean production if they are to have any chance of ... winning their battle with the industry over growers' wages.