Tag: July

AfCFTA: The investment case for Nigeria

Trading on the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA) is scheduled to commence on the first of July 2020 even as the operational phase of the treaty was launched on the sidelines of the African Union (AU) summit in Niamey. Winston Osuchukwu, Co-founder of Trans-Sahara Incorporated joins CNBC Africa for more.

Nigeria’s food inflation continues to fall

Nigeria's composite food inflation index came in at 12.85 per cent in July, representing the 10th consecutive decline in year on year food inflation since September 2017. Earlier, CNBC Africa's Wole Famurewa spoke to Chike Nwagwu, CEO of Novus Agro to assess the food sub-index of Nigeria's July inflation figures.