Thumps up to free trade in Africa but not a single currency – Economist

PUBLISHED: Thu, 22 Mar 2018 15:58:41 GMT

The leaders of the Economic Community of West African States said last month that they will push ahead with a single currency by 2020 while the East African community also said they’ll have a single currency by 2024.

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