6 September 2017

COCOBOD Borrowing To Pay Cocoa Farmers — Agric Minister Reveals

PEACE FM ONLINE- The Minister of Food and Agriculture, Dr Owusu Afriyie Akoto, says the financial challenges facing the Ghana Cocoa Board (COCOBOD) have worsened in recent times, forcing the board to now borrow from the Bank of Ghana (BoG) to be able to pay farmers for cocoa purchased.