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Nigeria was once an indisputable leader in Africa: what happened?

The traditional leadership and redeemer posture of Nigeria in Africa has, in recent years, been put into question. Issues like corruption and infrastructural decay have held the country down from playing a leadership role

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44 AFRICAN COUNTRIES AGREE FREE TRADE AGREEMENT, NIGERIA YET TO SIGN

The African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) has been signed by 44 African countries at a summit of the African Union in Kigali, Rwanda. 10 of the African Union’s (AU)

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THE AFRICAN UNION’S PLANS FOR FREE TRADE DIVIDE AFRICA

The African Union wants to introduce free trade in Africa. Some countries, like economic powerhouse Nigeria, do not share the enthusiasm for what the AU believes to be the solution