African Continental Free Trade Area
The cry by the National Association of Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (NACCIMA) on the sorry state of manufacturing in the country may not be surprising to watchers of the economy; it nevertheless calls for serious attention by all concerned Nigerians.
Seven countries, including Rwanda, Cameroon, Egypt, Ghana, Kenya, Mauritius and Tanzania have been selected among countries to start trading under the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA)
Three Ship-to-Shore cranes and 10 Rubber-Tyred Gantries critical to the commencement of operations of the Lekki Deep Seaport arrived in Nigeria on Friday, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports.
Following the harmonisation of Nigerian insurance industry’s action plans to exploit the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA), stakeholders in the sector have set up a 15-member committee
African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA), was launched in January 2021. In the subsequent month, on February 5, 2021, 36 countries ratified the AfCFTA agreement.
African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) is expected to increase intra-African trade in transport services by nearly 50 per cent, according to the latest estimates by the Economic Commission for Africa
14 Dec 2021
The Association of Outsourcing Professionals of Nigeria (AOPN) has said that Nigeria is positioned to leverage African outsourcing opportunities.
23 Nov 2021
The Secretary, National Action Committee (NAC) on the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA), Francis Anatogu, has said that the first strategic goal in its implementation plan
20 Nov 2021
African countries are losing $5 billion yearly as costs of currency convertibility, Secretary-General of African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA), Wamkele Mene, has said.
13 Oct 2021
We all know that Nigeria is Africa’s largest economy, and with a population of 200 million people, one with huge potential for growth. It is, therefore, a country of significant potential for foreign direct investment
23 Sep 2021
A Professor of International Law and Jurisprudence, Akin Oyebode, has described the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) as a dream deferred, which has not secured requisite traction
13 Aug 2021
Inauguration of the Technical Working Group of the African Continental Free Trade Area ( AfCFTA) for Agriculture and Agribusiness work stream