• Why Nigeria can’t sign agreement yet for EU-ECOWAS partnership – Osinbajo

    Why Nigeria can’t sign agreement yet for EU-ECOWAS partnership – Osinbajo

    Yemi Osinbajo, Nigerian Vice-President has said that Nigeria would not sign the Economic Partnership Agreement between the European Union and the Economic Community of West African States until the country ends its ongoing consultations on the agreement.

    The EPA is a free trade deal that had been initialled by EU and ECOWAS negotiators covering trade in goods and development cooperation.

    While a number of West African nations have endorsed the deal, a few including Nigeria have raised issues regarding the implications of […]