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Africa Continental Free Trade Area

19 Sep 2021
The Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Niyi Adebayo, has emphasised the importance of public/private partnership in driving Nigeria’s success in the Africa Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA).
27 Mar 2021
The projected 3.4 trillion dollars Gross Domestic Product (GDP) rated Africa Continental Free Trade Area (AFCFTA) Initiative is to gain a muscled buy- in by the National Association of Nigeria Travel Agencies...
2 Sep 2020
Africa risks a new stumble. The last time Africa suffered a major stumble, it conjured up the image of a “Hopeless Continent”. This became the unfortunate epitaph for Africa’s two lost decades of development.
27 Dec 2019
The Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) has projected a high cost of doing business in 2020. Its Director-General, Dr. Muda Yusuf, made the projection in the LCCI 2019 Economic Review and Outlook For 2020 made available to newsmen
31 Jul 2019
After a curious initial hesitation, Nigeria recently became the 53rd country on the African continent that signed the protocol establishing the Africa Continental Free Trade Area (ACFTA).


24 mins ago
The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Oyo State Command, has arrested 72 suspects for various drug-related offences.
56 mins ago
I am very pleased to be here today to present the 2023 Budget Proposals at this Joint Session of the National Assembly. This is the last time I will be laying the budget of the Federal Government of Nigeria before the National Assembly.
59 mins ago
Kalabash Technology Solutions Limited ("Kalabash"), a financial technology services firm based in Lagos, Nigeria that specialises in developing innovative payment solutions across multi sectors, announced today that it has signed a multi-year agreement with Air Peace, West and Central Africa’s largest airline, founded in 2014, to provide its innovative payment solution, Pay Small Small™ (PSS), to all the airline’s passengers.
1 hour ago
Brett Van Aswergen, Wonga CEO, believes it is the duty of responsible regulated lenders to do more to boost the financial literacy of African consumers. South Africa has all the hallmarks of a well-developed formal financial sector, with a broad range of financial products available, excellent access through in-person and online channels and competitive borrowing…
1 hour ago
In a post on his Instagram Kanye West defended his controversial "White Lives Matter" T-shirts. "Here's my latest response when people ask me why I made a tee that says white lives matter... THEY DO," the rapper captioned the photo of his black, long-sleeved shirts. West displayed the shirts at his Paris Fashion Week presentation,…