By Onome Amuge. AFEX, Nigeria’s leading commodities player, has highlighted the need for streamlined trade, harmonised standards, and

By Onome Amuge.   The Council of Ministers of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) has endorsed a regional

Onome Amuge Africa produces more than half of the world’s raw cashews but the continent has been unable to leverage on its processing

The African Trade Policy Centre of the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA), the African Development Bank (AfDB), the United Nations

Egypt emerged Africa’s most preferred investment destination in 2017 as a large increase in Chinese investment across light

Nigeria has been advised to reconsider its reluctance to sign the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) agreement. According to

  The global economy appears stuck on its way to recovery, according to a United Nations Conference on Trade and Development

Africa has disappointed the world on its expected emergence as a strong and virile market, according to economic watchers. The

When rich countries wrote off billions of dollars of African debt in 2005, they hoped governments would think twice about borrowing

*Govts advised to embrace local currency liabilities… Despite having a chunk of their dollar denominated debts written off in