AfCFTA: will Africa’s ‘historic’ free trade deal be a game changer?

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AfCFTA: will Africa’s ‘historic’ free trade deal be a game changer?

African nations officially launched a landmark trade agreement at the African Union summit in Niger on Sunday, with the long sought-after agreement hailed as a historic step towards “peace and prosperity” across the continent.After 17 years of tough negotiations, the AU launched the “operational phase” of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) in what AU commission chairman Moussa Faki had described as a “historic” moment.“An old dream is coming true, the founding fathers must be…

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