African continental free trade area
Step by step, Africa inches toward 'historic' free trade zone
The 55-nation AU, gathering for a summit in Niger, will give the formal push to a deal to phase out tariffs on trade from the Cape of Good Hope to Cairo.
Nigeria, the largest economy on the continent, was one of the last countries that had not committed to signing the deal and its decision to join the bloc will significantly bolster its clout.76 days ago
A special government panel has recommended that President Muhammadu Buhari sign Nigeria up for a landmark African free trade agreement, ahead of a key meeting of African leaders.81 days ago
Minister Rob Davies on Monday said that the country was fully committed to finalising the process after signing a declaration, supporting the establishment of the new trade deal.539 days ago