Ghanaians pray for divine intervention to resurrect cedi •Nigeria, Zamia, S/A also battle currency slump

ACCRA, Ghana—A rising U.S. dollar has stirred many pastors here into nightly prayers for their fallen currency to rise again. “I command the resurrection of the cedi! In the name of Jesus!” preached evangelist Nicholas Duncan-Williams of a megachurch called Action Chapel, recently. Then he addressed Satan: “Take your hands off the central bank!” African…

Owners of 10 power plants emerge

The National Council on Privatization (NCP) Technical Committee Chairman, Mr. Peterside Atedo, yesterday in Abuja presided over the the financial bid opening for the 10 power plants of the Niger Delta Power Holding Company (NDPHC). The plants which are the National Integrated Power Project (NIPP) are jointly owned by the three tiers of government. Of…