AfCFTA: NCDMB Advocates Database of Skills, Uniform Standards For Goods, Services

AfCFTA: NCDMB Advocates Database of Skills, Uniform Standards For Goods, Services

As plans to implement the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA) continue to unfold, the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) has advocated the removal of visa restrictions among African nations, the creation of a database of available skills,...
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Africa To Earn $58b Development Aid Through AfCFTA

Africa To Earn $58b Development Aid Through AfCFTA

Internal trading will earn Africa more than $58 billion in development assistance, the Africa Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) has said. The Chief of Staff, AfCFTA Secretariat, Silver Ojakol, made this known on behalf of the Secretary-General, Wamkele Mene...
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Zenith Bank, AfCFTA Sign $1m Smart Portal Trade Deal  

Zenith Bank, AfCFTA Sign $1m Smart Portal Trade Deal  

Zenith Bank Plc, on Tuesday, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) to build a smart portal for trade on the African continent.   Under the arrangement, Zenith is to fund the single ...
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Jime Calls For Dismantling Of Tariff, Non-Tariff Barriers To Intra African Trade

Jime Calls For Dismantling Of Tariff, Non-Tariff Barriers To Intra African Trade

The Executive Secretary, Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC), Emmanuel Jime has urged African countries in West, Central Africa sub-region to fast-track the dismantling of various tariff and non-tariff barriers hindering intra-Africa trade. Jime, in his welcome...
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Ecobank Restates Commitment To Pan African Trade, AfCFTA

Ecobank Restates Commitment To Pan African Trade, AfCFTA

Ecobank has reiterated that it remains the partner of choice in Africa for export trade because of its unique positioning, wide network, pan African payment switch, settlement capabilities, award winning digital products and strategic focus. Kola Adeleke, Exec...
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AfCFTA: NPA Reiterates Support For Intra-African Trade

AfCFTA: NPA Reiterates Support For Intra-African Trade

By ebosele@hotmail.com  All seaports in Nigeria are being repositioned as efficient and reliable gateways as part of measures to optimise trade interconnectivity with other countries under the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) agreement, A...
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AfCFTA: Nigeria Begins Nationwide Awareness Tour

AfCFTA: Nigeria Begins Nationwide Awareness Tour

The National Action Committee on AfCFTA flags off nationwide awareness and sensitisation tour in line with its mandate to prepare Nigeria to take advantage of the AfCFTA Agreement while mitigating its threats to the Nigerian economy.  A statement issued o...
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NAFDAC Implores MSMEs On Benefits Of AfCFTA

NAFDAC Implores MSMEs On Benefits Of AfCFTA

The Director General, National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC), Prof. Mojisola Adeyeye has reiterated the Agency’s resolve to encourage the Micro Small and Medium Enterprises MSMEs in Nigeria to take advantage of the Africa Conti...
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AfCFTA: Customs Awaits Report On List Of Duties, Charges For Waived Goods

AfCFTA: Customs Awaits Report On List Of Duties, Charges For Waived Goods

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) is waiting for National Action Committee (NAC) on the list of duties and charges waived for liberalised goods under African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA). The service made this known  in a statement issued by...
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