Footwear, textile made in Nigeria, by Chinese companies
Beyond patriotism, encouraging domestic production aids business for the manufacturer, the supply chain, the end-user, and the economies, large and small, that it exists within.
Kagame vs Adedeji: Debating The African Free Trade Area
The African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) was launched by the African Union (AU) in March 2018 under the chairmanship of Rwanda’s Paul Kagame...
Red tapes in ECOWAS as deterrence to AfCFTA implementation
Advocates of AfCFTA believe that the trade deal will help to address Africa’s economic challenges and allow for the greater, prosperous flow of trade within the continent.
AfCFTA awaits four more ratifications to become effective
South Africa has deposited its instruments on the ratification of the African Free Continental Trade Area (AfCFTA), on the sidelines of the 32nd Ordinary...
Vitafoam urges government to create effective border control mechanisms
Vitafoam Nigeria Plc, has stressed the need for government to create effective border control mechanisms that would help prevent...
Hassan Bello: ‘Incorporation of international laws into the Nigeria’s municipal laws is a constitutional provision’
Domestication of the principles of international admiralty law agitated the minds of jurists, lawyers and stakeholders at the last maritime seminar for judges.
MAN urges government to revisit budget assumptions
The Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN) has urged the Federal Government to revisit the assumptions of the 2019 budget, particularly crude oil production and price as well as ensure upward review of education and health allocations before appropriation. Citing the negative effects the outcome of the budget might have on the economy and the manufacturing…
Nigeria’s study on AfCFTA ready next January
The Presidential Steering Committee on the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) Impact and Readiness Assessment, plans to present its recommendations...