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Toyota, BMW... Kantanka? ’Made in Ghana’ cars go on sale

But a cheaper saloon car is expected to go on sale next year. The locally made vehicles are entering a tough market, going up against established brands in a country that sees about 12,000 new and 100,000 second-hand cars imported every year. But the ...

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