• Senate urges FG to leave ECOWAS

    Senate urges FG to leave ECOWAS

    The Senate on Tuesday urged the Federal Government (FG) to suspend forthwith, the ECOWAS Trade Liberalization Scheme (ETLS) and ECOWAS Common External Tariffs (CET) that Nigeria entered into in year 2000.

    The Senate wants Nigeria to pull out of the two economic treaties as a result of what it considers to be a “breach of ECOWAS Protocols and Economic sabotage.”

    This resolution followed a motion moved by the Chairman, Senate Committee on Customs, Senator Hope Uzodinnma.

    Uzodinnma noted with serious concern, the abuse […]