Latest Kuapa Kokoo Stories

2009-07-07 06:07:00

WASHINGTON, July 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Kuapa Kokoo, co-owners of Divine Chocolate, the pioneering fair trade chocolate brand, proudly extends an invitation for President Obama to come visit them during his upcoming trip to Ghana.

2009-03-03 18:00:00

Cadbury's UK announces intention to convert approximately 20% of their chocolate range to Fair trade, joining Divine on a journey started 10 years ago. WASHINGTON, March 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Unique to Divine Chocolate, one of the leading dedicated Fairtrade companies in the UK and the USA, is the amazing story of how smallholder cocoa farmers in Ghana came to own 45% of a chocolate company.

2005-10-04 07:45:00

By Orla Ryan KUMASI, Ghana (Reuters) - When Ghana's cocoa farmers find themselves flush with cash from the new harvest, many celebrate by taking new wives or spending their wealth on prostitutes.

2005-06-27 01:17:19

By Eleanor Wason DADEASE, Ghana (Reuters) - Delegates at the G8 summit inGleneagles, Scotland next month will find in their luxury hotelrooms a complementary bar of Fairtrade "Divine" Chocolate.

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The word 'gammon' in the sense of 'joke, trick' may come from 'backgammon'.