AfCFTA Secretariat Launches Website

The AfCFTA is one of the flagship projects of Agenda 2063: The Africa We Want. It is a high ambition trade agreement, with a comprehensive scope that includes critical areas of Africa’s economy, such as digital trade and investment protection, amongst other areas. By eliminating barriers to trade in Africa, the objective of the AfCFTA is to significantly boost intra-Africa trade, particularly trade in value-added production and trade across all sectors of Africa’s economy.

AfCFTA: Dangote Group Projects $12 billion Annual Revenue – ThisDay.

Alhaji Aliko Dangote, CEO, Dangote Group The President of the Dangote Group, Mr. Aliko Dangote, has disclosed that the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) would offer his conglomerate a business opportunity that is estimated to be worth $12 billion per annum. Dangote made this disclosure during a “High-Level Roundtable Discussion on Industrialisation in Africa,”…

Nigeria would become most resilient economy in Africa through AfCFTA – Experts

Nigerian government has intensified efforts to start actual trading under the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) Agreement in third quarter (Q3) 2021, the Secretary of the National Action Committee (NAC) on the Agreement, Francis Anatogu told trade experts in Lagos on Thursday. As at the time of fielding this report, Daily Commerce observed that…