Media playback is unsupported on your device

Blackouts and rising energy costs hit Ghanaian business

13 June 2014 Last updated at 12:00 BST

Ghana is experiencing an energy crisis.

Daily blackouts and the rising cost of electricity have had a damaging effect on business and on the economy as a whole.

Suzanne Vanhooymissen reports from the oil city of Takoradi, in western Ghana.

Watch: Africa Business Report

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.