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…

Ogun inaugurates Committee on AfCFTA.

Ogun state government on Tuesday inaugurated Committee for African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA) in the state. The committee includes; Commissioner for Finance, Mr Dapo Okunbadejo, Commissioner for Industry, Trade and Investment, Mrs Kiklomo Longe, Commissioner for Budget and Planning, Mr. Olaolu Olabintan, the Chairman, Manufacturers Association of Nigeria, Mr Selim Adegunwa amongst others. Nigeria…

AfCFTA Will Deepen Economic Integration Among African Countries ― Minister.

The Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Otunba Niyi Adebayo, on Tuesday, said that the African Continental Free Trade Area Agreement (AfCFTA), would further deepen the economic integration amongst African countries. Adebayo represented by the Director of Trade at the Ministry, Mr Aliu Abubakar, stated this during a meeting with Governor of Ogun State, Prince…

AfCFTA: Nigeria to establish Trade Remedies Authority to Tackle Fraudulent Invoicing.

By Yusuf Issa An-Nuphawi As part of its commitment to a successful implementation of the African Continental Free Trade (AfCFTA) Agreement, Nigerian Government said, efforts are ongoing to establish a trade remedies authority to enforce Rules of origin and tighten borders against fraudulent invoicing. The Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Otunba Adeniyi Adebayo, made…