AfCFTA

Over 72 Hours After Lifting Twitter Ban, No Tweets From Buhari, Osinbajo Yet

  Over 72 hours after the Federal Government announced the lifting of the ban on Twitter, the President, Muhammadu Buhari, is yet to tweet. Several media aides of the President have resumed using the platform since the ban was lifted last Thursday, except the President himself and the Vice President, who only retweeted updates about […]

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Impact Of AFCFTA On Africa’s Sports Industry

By Musa Sunusi Ahmad Expanding in an emerging global economy, the sports industry reached a value of nearly US$488.5 billion in 2018 and Africa is one of the biggest contributors especially in TV consumption, merchandises, and exporting(acquisition) of talent, that now estimated to be worth over $500 billion and expected to reach $614.1 billion by […]

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‘Nigeria has potential for over a million vehicles a year’

Chief Executive Officer, AAAM, Dave Coffey DAVE COFFEY, is the Chief Executive Officer, African Association of Automotive Manufacturers (AAAM). In this interview with BENJAMIN ALADE, he assessed the continent’s automotive market, and urged the Federal Government to implement the National Automotive Industry Development Plan (NAIDP), to attract investors into the sector. The automotive industry has […]

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AfCFTA must be backed by adequate policies -Lawan

Senate President Ahmad Ibrahim Lawan<br />PHOTO:Twitter President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, says for African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA) to yield the intended results, same must be backed by requisite legal frameworks, right policies and robust implementation. Lawan made this known when he received a visiting delegation from the African Continental Free Trade Area, […]

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AfCFTA: Osinbajo highlights dangers, benefits of Africa free trade

Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, has highlighted the dangers and benefits of Africa Continental Free Trade Area, AfCFTA. He noted that one of the many ways by which the continent can maximize its benefits is to ensure that trade negotiations with the rest of the world be based on the free trade agreement rather than […]

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