Central Bank introduces GH¢100, GH¢200 notes and GH¢2 coin (PHOTOS)

The Governor of the central bank, Dr Ernest Yedu Addison, has announced the introduction of GH¢100 and GH¢200 notes to the country’s currency denomination. Also, GH¢2 coins have been introduced. The new notes which go into circulation Friday were unveiled at a press conference at the Banking Hall of the Bank of Ghana (BoG). “A lot of thinking went into the decision to introduce the higher denomination banknotes. The structure of the banknote should align well with the needs of the people who use it for their daily transactions. “We need banknotes and coins that are…

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PRESIDENT AKUFO-ADDO CUTS THE SOD FOR $993 MILLION PWALUGU DAM AND IRRIGATION PROJECT (PHOTOS)

The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has cut the sod for the construction of the Pwalugu Multipurpose Dam and Irrigation Project. The project, according to President Akufo-Addo, “will be the single, largest investment ever made by any Government in the Northern sector of the country”, and is in fulfillment of a pledge he made to the Ghanaian people on 21st February, when he delivered the Message on the State of the Nation. Cutting the sod for the construction on Friday, 29th November, 2019, the President stated that…

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