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The Burkinabé Revolt and its Implications for Long-Serving ECOWAS Heads of State

The recent ousting of Blaise Compaoré in a civilian-inspired revolt in Burkina Faso calls into question the fate of West Africa’s two longest-serving heads of state: President Yahya Jammeh of The Gambia and President Faure Gnassingbé of Togo. Common between … Continue reading

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The Appreciating Cedi: How to Strengthen the Cedi Long Term

Further to our presentations and working papers on developments within Ghana’s economy and the current liquidity challenges facing it, the Ghana Growth and Development Platform (GGDP), has released a new paper to explain the recent developments in forex market.  We provide … Continue reading

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Government Urged To Implement An Export-Led Growth Strategy To Help Stabilise The Economy

Government has been called upon to vigorously implement an export-led growth strategy to help reduce the fall of the cedi, make it stronger in the medium to long-term in order to stabilise the economy. Furthermore, government has also been called upon … Continue reading

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