ECOWAS citizens to enjoy no roaming tariffs beginning January 2020

October 15, 2019 The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) citizens travelling within the sub-region will from January 2020 enjoy no roaming charges following the implementation of the ECOWAS...

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Work hard, it’ll reduce poverty – President Akufo-Addo charges world leaders

September 26, 2019 President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has urged world leaders to focus their energies and resources on combating poverty, as their performance as governments will be judged by how...

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AfCFTA requires seamless transport infrastructure—Osinbajo

September 4, 2019 Vice President of Nigeria, Yemi Osinbajo, has called on African governments to develop their countries’ transport infrastructure for a seamless implementation of the African Continental...

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Ghana to roll out AfCFTA action plan November

August 23, 2019 The government will roll out a national programme of action for the implementation of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) from November this year. The plan will outline...

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President Akufo-Addo to open National Conference on the Implementation of the Africa Continental Free Trade Agreement

August 19, 2019 President Akufo-Addo will Monday, 19th August 2019 open a three-day National Conference on the Implementation of the Africa Continental Free Trade Agreement, AFCFTA in Accra. Minister for...

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AU, AfDB sign US$4.8m grant earmarked for continental free trade secretariat

August 9, 2019 The African Development Bank Group on Monday signed a US$4.8million institutional support grant to the African Union (AU) for implementation of the African Continental Free Trade Area...

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African trade secretariat game changer — Alan Kyerematen

July 15, 2019 Ghana has been selected among six other countries which submitted bids to host the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA) Secretariat. The countries are Ethiopia, Kenya, Senegal,...

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Ghana to host African Continental Free Trade Area Secretariat

July 8, 2019 The Assembly of Heads of State and Government of the African Union (AU) has selected Ghana as the host country for the Secretariat of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA). The...

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African countries asked to remove barriers to facilitate trade

July 4, 2019 The United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) has asked African countries to remove trade barriers from the continent, in fulfilment of the African Continental Free Trade...

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Free Trade Area agreement to boost trade volumes — Annoh-Dompreh

June 6, 2019 The Chairman of the Foreign Affairs Committee of Parliament, Mr Frank Annoh-Dompreh, has stated that the ratification of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) agreement by 23...

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