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02-04-2020
COCOBOD TAKES DELIVERY OF GH₵2.4MILLION WORTH OF MEDICATED SOAP FOR FARMERS

The Ghana Cocoa Board (COCOBOD) was today presented with 1.2 million units of medicated soap worth GH₵2.4 million, which are to be distributed to cocoa farmers in the country in support of the effort to combat COVID-19.



The donation came from Ecom Ghana Limited. Muhammadu Muzzammil, the country manager of the company, who donated the soaps said the company could not look on unconc...

23-03-2020
COCOBOD DIRECTS STAFF TO STAY AWAY FROM WORK TO CURB SPREAD OF COVID-19

For Immediate Release (23/03/2020)



Management of Ghana Cocoa Board (COCOBOD) has, effective Monday 23rd March, 2020 directed its staff to stay away from work for a week, as part of efforts to decongest various offices across the country to curb the spread of the COVID-19.


However, in order to ensure that the Board continues to provide essential services to its stakeholders, a...

18-03-2020
STAFF AWARDED FOR PARTICIPATING IN THE 2020 CHOCOLATE DAY PHOTO COMPETITION

Ghana cocoa Board, COCOBOD has awarded five of its staff who participated in the
“photo competition” as part of activities marking the 2020 National Chocolate Day.
Dubbed, “my chocolate experience picture challenge”, the competition was aimed
at encouraging staff to fully participate in the chocolate day celebrations to help
promote local consumption. The award winners were selected...

11-03-2020
COCOBOD TO DISTRIBUTE 100,000 MOTORIZED SLASHERS TO FARMERS

The Ghana Cocoa Board (COCOBOD), will distribute some 100,000 pieces of dual-purpose motorized slashers and pruners to cocoa farmers across the cocoa regions of the country for use on their farms.



The introduction of the equipment is in recognition of the urgent need to rapidly phase out the labour-intensive use of machetes and hoes for weeding and pruning on cocoa farms, says the Ch...