NIGERIA: AfCFTA Calls for The Establishment of African Business Council

The African Business Associations on Implementing the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) called for the establishment of an African Business Council. This request was made at the Policy Dialogue of AfCFTA which was organized by the African Union (AU), African Development Bank Group (AfDB) and the Coalition for Dialogue on Africa (CoDA). The Executive… Continue reading NIGERIA: AfCFTA Calls for The Establishment of African Business Council

AfDB: Board Approves $4.8m Grant To Accelerate African Free Trade

The Board of the African Development Bank (AfDB) has approved an institutional support grant of $4.8 million to be disbursed to the African Union (AU) in order to accelerate the momentum of the African Continental Free Trade Area Agreement (AfCFTA), which received its 22nd ratification on 2 April, 2019 bringing the agreement into force. In… Continue reading AfDB: Board Approves $4.8m Grant To Accelerate African Free Trade