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n. pl. ce·dis
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[Possibly from Akan (Fante) sedị, small shell, cowry.]


n, pl -di
(Currencies) the standard monetary unit of Ghana, divided into 100 pesewas


(ˈseɪ di)

n., pl. -di, -dis.
the basic monetary unit of Ghana.
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Noun1.cedi - the basic unit of money in Ghana
Ghanian monetary unit - monetary unit of Ghana
pesewa - 100 pesewas equal 1 cedi in Ghana
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CEDI, which works under the umbrella of the Shotton Partnership, has so far relied on around pounds 118,000 in funding from regional development agency One NorthEast, pounds 30,000 from the Neighbourhood Renewal Fund and pounds 26,000 from other sources.
The products made by CEDI include tests for the early diagnosis of foot and mouth disease or swine fever.
But whether through a stroke of luck or prudent economic policies, pessimists are being proved wrong and Ghana's President, John Dramani Mahama, has found a reason to smile--the cedi is on a rebound
A local soya that cost 75 cedis per bag as at March now costs 120 cedis; concentrate that was about 140 cedis is now 210 cedis; wheat brand was 11, it's now 18; and imagine I am using about 10 bags just for a tonne of feed.
Ghesika Agambila said that the fall of the cedi is a reflection of how the nation's economy is being managed.
This, besides inhibiting the growth of local industries, has also had a telling effect on the local currency, the cedi, which is currently struggling against the country's major foreign trading currencies, the US dollar, the pound sterling and the euro.
The bank had said last year that it would use the Chinese currency to shore up value of the cedi.
Analysts think the bond issue is likely to boost Ghana's cedi currency as the issue draws foreign demand.
Ghana has said it wants as loan of as much as $1 billion from the IMF to help fund its budget deficit and support the Cedi, the worst performer against the dollar over the past 12 months among 24 African currencies tracked by Bloomberg.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- Led by its shooting guard Cedi Osman, Turkey's under-20 national basketball team reached its maiden title in the European championship, beating Spain 65-57 in the finals of the tournament on the Greek island of Crete with a spectacular last-minute show on Sunday.